A government backed insurance scheme can get Britain’s live music and events industry back to work when it is safe to do so Jools Holland,…
Urgent request for Government Backed Insurance Scheme as more Festivals are forced to cancel
Tysers, together with UK trade bodies including AIF, BPI and LIVE, have made an urgent call for a Government-backed Covid insurance scheme to save this year’s summer of live music. With the announcement this week that Boomtown Festival has been forced to cancel for the second year running, Tim Thornhill, Director at Tysers, has been lobbying the Government to get a scheme in place.
Links to press coverage are below.
THE DAILY MAIL
THOMSON REUTERS VIDEO
Natalie Powell at Thomson Reuters interviews Stuart Galbraith, CEO at the Belladrum Festival, Tim Thornhill, Director at Tysers and Jamie Njoki-Goodwin, CEO at UK Music about the current situation in the UK Festival Industry and their need for a government-backed insurance scheme.