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Leeds Flash Mob cancelled due to police pressure

Looks like the North Yorkshire Police have put pressure on the Leeds Mob organisers to kill off any Flash Mob events. We don’t yet know the full details but will bring them to you as soon as we do.  (source Paul Holloway)

The Leeds Mob web site has effectively shut down with the mailing list deleted.

Is this the first sign of over reaction or were the police just worried about the potential amount of attendees? If the police stop people bunching together in places it might make my journey to work difficult - unless they make single seat trains.

After the event


There is still a Leeds Flash Mob Event. We have had reports that the Leeds site was hacked and that the Police have not been involved at all. If your on the mailing lists you will get word of whats actually happening. There is another site

| News | Posted on Aug 15, 2003 | Permalink:
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