Pop stars including Sam Fender cut ties with promoter and festival organiser SSD Concerts

One former worker wrote: ‘I had to undergo therapy to work through the experiences I had while working for SSD Concerts. ‘Management condones, encourages and personally takes the lead on a discriminatory work environment. ‘Most days in work you will be subject to hearing vile, sexual comments from the owner, either about yourself, colleagues or … Read more

Reading and Leeds fans will ‘almost certainly’ need a vaccine passport, says organiser

Music fans attending this year’s Reading and Leeds Festival will ‘almost certainly’ need a form of vaccine passport or show proof they do not have coronavirus, the organiser admitted today. Festival Republic director Melvin Benn said there will be a dedicated Covid-19 medical director and team for the two-site event featuring Stormzy, Liam Gallagher and … Read more

Sarah Everard vigil organiser blames ‘obstructive’ senior Scotland Yard officers for violent scenes

Sarah Everard vigil organiser blames ‘obstructive’ senior Scotland Yard officers for violent scenes that marred the event on Clapham Common, accusing them of bringing in male officers from other parts of London to arrest women Anna Birley, of Reclaim These Streets, gave evidence to MPs about the clashes  Accused senior officers of being ‘very obstructive’ … Read more

Coronavirus lockdown UK: Police search for organiser of 100-strong gathering near Sheffield

Moment more than 100 revellers gather on hill to watch the sunset in breach of Covid rules as police warn outdoor party organiser faces £10,000 fine Police want to find the organiser of a party at Bolehills, near Crookes in Sheffield More than 100 people gathered and there were reports of a DJ playing music … Read more

Professional organiser reveals how to fold towels to look like they’re worthy of a hotel

How to fold your towels in fancy hotel style – and it’s perfect for making any space look a ‘little bit fancier’  An Australian woman has revealed how to fold ‘hotel-worthy’ towels at home  The woman made a short video for her ‘effectivespaces’ TikTok followers  The hack allows a full towel set to be stored … Read more

Organiser of protest against 1% pay rise for nurses is fined £10,000 for breaching Covid laws

The organiser of a protest against the Government’s proposed one per cent pay rise for NHS workers has been fined £10,000. Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said the 61-year-old woman was issued with the fixed penalty notice for breaching Covid-19 rules on public gatherings. A 65-year-old woman was also arrested at the protest in Manchester city … Read more

Moment police raid illegal party in marquee with 50 revellers as organiser is hit with £10,000 fine

This is the shocking moment police raid an illegal party in a marquee with 50 revellers inside.  Bodycam footage shows police officers storming in and breaking up the gathering in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, on New Year’s Eve.  Bedfordshire Police has handed the organiser a £10,000 fine after giving them a warning following a tip-off, but … Read more

Davos organiser ridiculed over claims it predicted worldwide pandemic

Davos organiser ridiculed over claims it had warned about the dangers of a worldwide pandemic for over a decade By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 | Updated: 22:55 GMT, 19 January 2021 The organiser of the annual Davos summit faced ridicule after claiming it has spent more than … Read more

Organiser of 86-strong London religious service fined £10,000

Police swoop on 86 mask-free worshippers holding religious service in house and fine organiser £10,000 for breaking Covid lockdown rules Met Police discovered illegal gathering in Harrow, west London, on October 25 Officers unable to enter home as so many were inside, ignoring social distancing PC Sean Carroll said it is ‘deeply disappointing’ people continue … Read more

Father-of-two ‘brandished air rifle and hammer at party organiser’ 

A man invited to an illegal Covid-19 drinks party in a garden brandished the gun seen in this picture moments before he was shot dead by armed police in a residential street today. Shocked residents told how a couple had been having late night drinks with neighbours in their garden, in breach of the nationwide … Read more