HC Deb 23 July 1970 vol 804 c186W
69. Mr. Boscawen

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if, in view of the local concern resulting from the recent Blues Festival at Shepton Mallet which 150,000 young people attended, swamping the facilities and organisation provided by the promoter, and which the police were unable to control, and causing damage to property and endangering health, he will call for a report from the chief constable on the matter; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Sharples

I have asked the chief constable for a report and shall write to my hon. Friend.

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