Tag: Premiere League

Intelligence Officials Warn Music Festivals At Increased Attack Risk

Neil Basu, deputy assistant commissioner with the Metropolitan police, has brought together festival promoters and Premiere League owners for a discussion on the possibility of terrorist attacks in UK stadiums and event spaces. The meetings come after Basu, who is in charge of the country’s protective security, developed concerns about the security within Britain’s nighttime economy. “I’d want to see the owners and event managers taking the same kind of security precautions,” Basu said relating back to the ever increasing security protocols in stadiums. Naturally, the heightened concern comes after last year’s Paris terrorist attacks, where Muslim extremists targeted revellers at cafe’s ... Read more