Doherty's Norwich gig cancelled

Pop star Pete Doherty's gig at the UEA in Norwich tonight has been cancelled. The singer is believed to have been detained during a police drugs swoop, according to a spokesman for his band.

Pop star Pete Doherty's gig at the UEA in Norwich tonight has been cancelled. The singer is believed to have been detained during a police drugs swoop, according to a spokesman for his band.

West Mercia Police declined to confirm whether the Babyshambles frontman had been caught up in an anti-drugs operation launched after the band's concert in Shrewsbury last night.

Earlier, police disclosed that a man and a woman had been arrested for suspected possession of a class A drug. The woman was later released.


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