Two security guards have been attacked and £75,000 stolen in a robbery at the Goodwood Revival motor festival.

Sussex Police said the cash was taken by several men wearing balaclavas and wielding weapons, including a crowbar and a machete.

Both guards had been transporting cash from ATM machines around the Goodwood motor circuit site in a van at the time.

One of the guards, a 50-year-old man from the West Midlands, sustained a minor shoulder injury.

The incident took place at around 12.30am on Saturday (September, 9).

Police said no firearms or vehicles were seen.

Detective Constable Ceri Spratt said;

“We are asking for any witnesses or for anyone else who may have any information about the robbery to contact us”

Anyone who saw the incident or has further information is asked to contact Sussex Police via their website or by calling 101, quoting reference number 29 of 29/09.

Alternatively, it is possible to contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.