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Health & Safety News from the Association of Festival Organisers.

 
82% of Festival goers ready to return to live events

Over three quarters of 110,000 music fans surveyed by Festicket would buy tickets to 2021 festivals in the next two months, as demand for live events remains high...
Published on: 27th May 2020

 
Government proposes duty to protect public spaces from terror

Government to consult on Protect Duty to improves safety and security at public venues and spaces....
Published on: 28th February 2020

 
It’s Not Just the Small Festivals

local authority requests...
Published on: 16th January 2020

 
British Red Cross to stop providing first aid at events due to cost cutting

British Red Cross to stop providing first aid at events due to cost cutting...
Published on: 25th October 2019

 
Festival Fever

Festival Fever...
Published on: 10th June 2019

 
Vision:2025 at The Showman’s Show 2018: Resource Round up

Vision:2025 at The Showman’s Show 2018: Resource Round up...
Published on: 13th December 2018

 
Top 5 things not to miss at Festout 2018

26th & 27th September 2018, Sandown Park, Esher, Surrey...
Published on: 25th September 2018

 
Festival and Outdoor Show announces stellar line up for event safety panels

Festout is a two day exhibition focusing on the festival and outdoor events market. The show covers the vast spectrum of events including but not limited to festivals, sport, culture, airshows, fayres, community and public e...
Published on: 20th September 2018

 
Time to get passionate with Nick Morgan at Festout

Next week (Sept 26th/ 27th) the movers and shakers of the outdoor events and festival sector will be found in Sandown Park Racecourse at Festout....
Published on: 20th September 2018

 
The Festival and Outdoor Events Show (Festout)

The Festival and Outdoor Events Show (Festout) returns with a focus on key industry training September 26th/27th, Sandown Park, Esher, Surrey...
Published on: 17th July 2018

 
Child fatally injured from inflatable fault

In the first week of July 2018 a young girl enjoying the summer sunshine on a bouncy castle at the beach was hurled into the air as the castle exploded. Unfortunately, she died of her injuries....
Published on: 4th July 2018

 
Trade body urges festival organisers to take action on gas abuse

As the 2018 festival season gets underway, the British Compressed Gases Association (BCGA) is appealing to event organisers to take a robust stance against gas abuse....
Published on: 13th June 2018

 
Sound Advice

Control of noise at work in music and entertainment...
Published on: 13th June 2018

 
Festival Safe – A New Festival Safety Initiative

New resource aims to reduce risk and issues for festival goers...
Published on: 6th June 2018

 
Festival First Timer

You got your tickets after frantically ringing around with your friends on release day. You have that tent in the garage, you think. Just need to pack a bag and jump on the train now. You’re ready – aren’t you?...
Published on: 8th May 2018

 
NOEA Newsletter

NOEA Newsletter...
Published on: 3rd May 2018

 
Creative Sector Industry Deal Agreed

At the end of last week the Government announced that it had agreed a Sector Deal with the Creative Industries which will have positive implications for producing the creative and cultural resources on which tourism is based....
Published on: 9th April 2018

 
Event Counter Terrorism Risk Managers Course

Member offer. The cost of course the First Event Counter Terrorism Course being offered to NOEA Members is (a one time) £950.00 (Normally£ 1950)....
Published on: 13th February 2018

 
It’s ok, it’s never caught fire ...

It has been brought to our attention that some members have insurance policies that do not include any use of fire anywhere on their site. I strongly recommend that you check yours....
Published on: 18th July 2017

 
National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO) advice for events

After the terrible events at Manchester Arena some weeks ago and the recent attack on London Bridge, we have received a number of pieces of advice from a variety of organisations. The most comprehensive of which has now arri...
Published on: 12th June 2017

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