Eyewitness: 'Met by sea of yellow as police were everywhere'

An eyewitness to the violent disorder that started in a Nuneaton pub yesterday has called the experience frightening.

Sandra Cooper witnessed the disorder which led to 87 people being arrested prior to a football match between home-side Nuneaton Town and Lincoln City.

Those arrested have been bailed as police study CCTV as they continue their investigation.


87 released after football clashes

More than 80 people arrested in the build-up to a non-league football match have been released on bail. The arrests were in connection with an incident of "violent disorder" ahead of a fixture between home side Nuneaton Town and Lincoln City.