Police break up illegal rave at Lancashire beauty spot

Police from across Lancashire broke up an illegal rave at a beauty spot near Anglezarke during the night.

Sunday, 7th March 2021, 8:15 am
Updated Sunday, 7th March 2021, 8:18 am
The aftermath of the rave, with litter scattered around. (Image: Lancashire Police)

Officers swooped on the party at Healey Nab Quarry in the early hours.

A dozen people were issued with £200 fines and two were dealt with for cannabis possession.

A Chorley police spokesman tweeted: "Police from around the county have attended and broke up an illegal rave in Healey Nab Quarry.

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"The area was littered with bottles, NO2 (nitrous oxide) capsules and other various rubbish.

"12 Covid breach tickets were issued and two males were dealt with for possession of cannabis."