UK live music Covid research events results compromised by lack of testing

The UK Government has revealed the results of its Covid pilot events – after being sued by the music industry for withholding information – but a lack of post-event testing might make the results redundant.

Download Festival 2021 going ahead as Pilot event

After being cancelled in March, Download Festival is back on – as a government pilot festival to monitor Covid-19 transmission.

UK festival with 10,000 capacity and camping planned for June

The UK government’s live events coronavirus research programme continues with a large three-day event with camping being organised, to assess how to deal with an outbreak at festivals.