Teesside Airshow: SkyLive issue statement on refunds over chaos

THE co-organizers of Teesside Airshow have issued a statement regarding refunds for those who did not make it to the airport due to the gridlocked traffic.

Chris Petty and Steve Davies, co-organizers of Sky Live Air, said: “We apologise to every single person that was affected by the delays in getting to yesterday’s airshow.

“We employed a professional traffic management company, have held numerous meetings over many months with Stockton and Darlington Councils, the Safety Advisory Group, and the Police. The traffic management plan in place was fully signed off by everyone.

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“Clearly something went wrong yesterday and we will fully investigate to make sure this doesn’t happen again. We are looking in to how to give refunds to those who didn’t attend the show because of the delays.”

More to follow.

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