Illegal firework warning

People are selling illegal fireworks from the back of cars in Derry, a local councillor has warned.

Sinn Fein’s Tony Hassan said he has been contacted by a number of people in the in the Greater Shantallow area who have raised a number of concerns about fireworks and bangers.

“There are also reports in the community that illegal fireworks are being sold from cars in the area. This is a very worrying development and I would urge anyone who has information on who is selling the fireworks to contact the police or community leaders. Those behind the selling of these fireworks need to be brought before the courts.,” he said.