People taken ill at Peterborough Lido

A number of people fell ill at Peterborough Lido in today’s hot weather.

Thursday, 25th July 2019, 6:06 pm
Huge numbers of people visiting Peterborough Lido. Photo: Terry Harris

The BBC reported people were vomiting, while Peterborough Telegraph photographer David Lowndes said there had also been reports of people collapsing in the hot weather.

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Earlier today Vivacity, who run the Lido, said they had closed the doors to the popular attraction, as it had reached capacity.

The Peterborough Telegraph has contacted Vivacity for comment.