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Police warning over illegal rave in West Lothian

Police have warned the public not to attend an illegal rave due to be held in West Lothian on Saturday.

Police Scotland said intelligence gathered from social media has shown the rave had been planned by a group called Area 51.

Officers said it was illegal event that would not be allowed to go ahead.

Insp Andrew Elliot said: "This event is illegal and a threat to public safety. Police Scotland is fully aware of the plans and will be in attendance."

He added: "We strongly urge the public not to attend. If they do, they will have a wasted journey."

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