Evolution Festival 2013

Revellers from across the region have been flocking to the annual Evolution Festival on the Quayside in Newcastle.

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Smoke bombs let off at Evolution Festival

A smoke bomb is let off near the main stage Credit: Kelly Jones

A number of smoke bombs have been let off at the Evolution Festival in Newcastle.

Plumes of green smoke were released into the crowds where revellers had gathered for the live music event.

A photographer captures one of the smoke bombs Credit: Kelly Jones
A smoke bomb is let off near the stage Credit: Kelly Jones

Rat bites Evolution revellers

The rat at the front of the main stage Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

At least two people were been bitten by a rat at the Evolution Festival in Newcastle.

An audience member and a security guard were bitten by the rodent that made its way into the crowds during Raleigh Randall's act.

He was forced to restart his performance after the rat was caught.

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