Finsbury Park friends' group steps up bid to halt Wireless Festival

James Hanley

The Friends Of Finsbury Park group is stepping up its campaign to stop this year’s Wireless Festival.

The 45,000-capacity festival featured acts such as Drake, David Guetta, Avicii, Kendrick Lamar and Nicki Minaj in 2015, but video footage emerged showing chaotic scenes after a crowd forced open a security door to gain access to the site during a performance by Lethal Bizzle.

“There were serious safety issues when hundreds of gatecrashers stormed the barriers, residents complained of excessive noise, disruption, ...

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