Surrey

Epsom Derby sees 16 people arrested by police

Sixteen people have been arrested during the two-day Epsom Derby festival.

Three people were arrested on suspicion of supplying class A drugs and five on suspicion of drug possession.

One person was arrested on suspicion of GBH. Other arrests included public order affray, common assault and breach of the peace.

Surrey Police praised the festival's organisers for their "continued commitment" to safety.

An estimated 120,000 went to the festival on Friday and Saturday.

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