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Festival Insights NEWS: Covid Laws Become Advice, Industry Reacts.

Pic: Roman Wimmers @ Unsplash The Prime Minister has now confirmed the final easing of legally enforceable Covid-19 restrictions in England, along with a reduced system of testing that ends freely available PCR and Lateral Flow tests from April, except for those at high risk. April 1st will also see an end to the recommendation…
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Festival Insights NEWS: SAGE Publishes Covid Transmission Risk at Festivals Statement

Tramlines supported the 2021 test events. Pic: Tramlines Fanatic The Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE) has published its statement on the risk of Covid Transmission at Festivals, drawing on data from its own Events Research Group (ERG) sudies and studies carried out overseas. Although the statement claims an increased risk of transmission, they stop…
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Festival Insights NEWS: Covid & Brexit ‘Perfect Storm’ Cancels Quarter of Q1 2022 Shows.

• 26% of UK shows have already been cancelled in Q1• Industry revenue dropping as 44% of international shows have been cancelled in Q1• A lack of public confidence and fear of further restrictions cited as main reasons for cancellations• 90% of the industry believe Brexit will negatively impact the industry once all markets fully…
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Festival Insights NEWS: Wales and Scotland Change Covid Restrictions

Here’s a swift round up of upcoming changes to Covid restrictions for events and venues in Wales and Scotland. Wales From Saturday, the number of people allowed to attend an outdoor event will rise from 50 to 500. From Friday 21st January, crowds will be allowed to return to sporting events and there will be…
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Festival Insights NEWS: Gov’t Covid Check Guidance Now Online

Govt has today published the new guidance around mandatory Covid checks in venues and events.  The guidance is here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/carrying-out-mandatory-covid-19-status-checks-at-your-venue-or-event Within the guidance, there are a few things to note that may look different to descriptions given at news briefings: The wording on which venues fall into scope or not has changed from “standing/seated” to “standing or…
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Festival Insights NEWS: Leaked report suggests Covid passports could increse spread

In an impact study, reported in the Telegraph, that seems to suggest Goverment officials have come to realise that Covid 19 doesn’t know the difference between a late bar and a music venue, can’t tell the time and doesn’t dance, the authors suggest that a Covid passport scheme could cause people to overcrowd premises that…
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Festival Insights NEWS: UK Administrations announce Covid Passport plans

The UK’s devolved administrations kept it simple last week by making differing choices on whether vaccine passports would be required for live events. In England, Government rejected the idea. In Scotland, Anyone over 18 seeking entry to certain venues and settings will be required to show that they have been fully vaccinated. Initially, the scheme…
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Moovin FESTIVAL NEWS: COVID SAFTEY AT MOOVIN…

Latest Festival Flyer update from Moovin Moovin Festival Source COVID SAFTEY AT MOOVIN Ahead of this weekends festival we ask that all attendees take a Lateral Flow test 48 hours prior to arriving at Moovin Festival 2021. If you have a positive result, have to isolate or have had covid symptoms in the last 10…
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Festival Insights NEWS: EVENTS 4 COVID 19 – North West latest

The Covid19 virus had a devastating impact on the events industry and its suppliers in the North-West. Many companies have had to postpone or cancel their events and the industry has come to a halt leaving thousands of suppliers, service providers and freelancers out of work. A network of event organisers and suppliers large and…
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Festival Insights NEWS: EVENTS 4 COVID 19 – North West latest

The Covid19 virus had a devastating impact on the events industry and its suppliers in the North-West. Many companies have had to postpone or cancel their events and the industry has come to a halt leaving thousands of suppliers, service providers and freelancers out of work. A network of event organisers and suppliers large and…
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