Gangs of youths run riot at British Musical Fireworks Championships Southport

skate park ots southport

Photo: Southport Skatepark 

Merseyside police are following a number separate incidents of assault during the Southport Musical Firework Championships last weekend, Saturday 3 October 2015.

In one incident it is alleged that a teenager from Southport was left needing hospital treatment after having his ear slashed with a blade.

Marrier attended the event on the Saturday and said: “Youths were running around like animals, the atmosphere was very hostile around the skatepark. My children wanted to leave because of this”.

Inquiries are on going, anyone with any information on the incidents can contact Merseyside Police on 101.


Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321

Email [email protected]



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.



OTS News