When 08.08.2011

Appx 100 rioters rioted in Falkner Square in Toxteth, Liverpool, England on August 8, 2011. On Myrtle Parade they dragged two cars into the road and set them alight as they attempted to burn down the local Tesco superstore. Firefighters came to the scene 15-20 minutes later after they heard the area was safe. The Police contained the rioters in Toxteth and stopped them entering Liverpool city centre. A few small groups made it through the blockade and broke into and looted the Northface and Gstar clothing stores. A few more youths were stopped and questioned by police outside the Fred Perry clothing store.