Nationwide police often warn about the dangers of throwing snowballs
but West Midlands Police have been more restrained - tweeting twice during January 2013 to warn people against throwing snowballs
The tribunal also had to submit snowballs
to a series of other tests, such as ingredients, process of manufacture, unpackaged appearance including size, taste and texture, circumstances of consumption (including time, place and manner of consumption), packaging and marketing.
Decide it you should make your snowballs
one at a time or all at once.
Matthew Barnes, prosecuting, said: "On December 3 last year a group of young people were having a snowball
fight in the vicinity of the restaurant.
We are receiving a great number of weather-related calls and are asking people to consider if the situation regarding snowball
throwing is really a matter for police before they ring.
were being smuggled about like contraband and that hint of danger made them even more irresistible.
You'll always get someone who will take a game too far and maybe put stones in a snowball
, but are we going to make throwing snowballs
She said: "Although it is just kids having fun in the snow, for many residents and drivers it can be extremely intimidating to have snowballs
pelted at you.
2 -- color) Steven Brotz, 8, heaves a snowball
at Mountasia Family Fun Center during Christmas in July festivities.
But Andrea Fitches, whose 16-year-old son Anthony is one of those suspended, said: "My son was found with a snowball
in his hand he hasn't hurt anyone or thrown it at a person or building.
Here, the artist has drawn variously sized circles in white pencil on white vellum so that the snowball
circles of "lights" almost disappear like bubbles in champagne or a Ryman in a snowstorm.
Neither [camera] shows evidence for cosmic snowballs
," he concludes.