Hyndburn: Police announce £10,000 fines for attending car meets after recent150 car illegal gathering

PEOPLE in Hyndburn have been warned they could face fines of up to £10,000 for organising car meets.

The comes after police were made aware of a number of such events in the borough, most recently a meet on an industrial estate on Newhouse Road in Huncoat on August 31, which was attended by around 150 drivers.

The fine will also apply to anyone who attends such an event.

A police spokesperson said: “Make and informed choice, please keep Hyndburn as safe as possible by not attending such events.

Officers advise that anyone aware of a car meet being arrange should send details by email to Hyndburn.NPT@lancashire.pnn.police.uk.

The Westmorland Gazette | North Lancs