A popular funfair which was set to come to Darlington has been cancelled.

Crows Theme Park has confirmed it have been forced to cancel the upcoming fair at South Park in Darlington.

The organiser said this was due to circumstances beyond their control.

Most read:

A spokesperson for the company said: “Due to reasons beyond our control, unfortunately we are forced to cancel our upcoming fair at Darlington South Park.”

Residents were left disappointed by the news of the cancellation, with one saying they “couldn’t believe it”.

The Northern Echo has contacted Crows Theme Park for more information on the incident.