Fireworks Seized In Edge Hill October 29th, 2015 Connor_Henderson Latest News Shares Comments A quantity of fireworks was seized from a business premises in Liverpool. Officers from Merseyside Police and Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service attended an address on Smithdown Road, Edge Hill, on Tuesday 27 October following reports that the fireworks were being stored without a licence. The seizure came just 24 hours after fireworks were seized from premises in Birkenhead. Station Manager Chris Head, of Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service, said: “Our officers are supporting businesses to ensure they store and sell fireworks safely and legally. “During the bonfire period our officers are working with Merseyside Police and carrying out joint visits to retail premises. Merseyside Fire and Rescue Authority seized a quantity of fireworks from premises in Edge Hill that are suspected to have been stored without a licence.” DC Diane Rourke of Merseyside Police Partnership Interventions said: “This is a perfect example of partnership working between Merseyside Police & Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service for the benefit of the community. Anyone with any information about fireworks being stored illegally is asked to call the Crimestoppers line anonymously on 0800 555 111.” Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!