Ravers Claimed To Police That They Had Not Heard Of The Pandemic

Uk ravers who claimed to be unaware of the global pandemic, a group hosting a gender reveal party and people attending an illegal car meet are among the coronavirus rule-breakers caught over the weekend.

Police shut down a party in Basingstoke, Hampshire, on Saturday but were told the hosts were “unaware of the global pandemic, as they never watch the news”.

Other gatherings discovered over the weekend include a gender reveal party in Townhill, South Wales, attended by people from various households on Sunday afternoon, as skynews report.

South Wales Police said it issued nine fixed penalty notices to attendees at the “unacceptable” and “irresponsible” party.

The force also said it had handed out eight fines to people from different households gathering in a garden shed which had been converted into a bar on Saturday.