Tag: Omicron


UK Event Research Programme findings

UK sporting and live music events research findings on the spread of covid-19

In a world plagued by COVID-19 and its variants Delta and Omicron, with Omicron devastating the world again, holding events safely has become the topmost priority of the events industry. In February 2021, the Prime Minister of United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, asked the Events Research Programme (ERP)... » Read more


Germany venues sans fans as Omicron hit hard

Ghost games are back in Germany again

With Germany facing a “massive fifth wave” of COVID-19 due to Omicron, politicians decided on December 21st, as was obvious, to completely ban fans from attending sporting events in venues from December 28th. The ‘kicker’ quoted the new Chancellor of Germany, Olaf Scholz, as stating,... » Read more


Wales crack the Omicron whip on sports events

Wales to ban fans to fight Omicron

Wales (UK) is ordering sports events to take place without fans to help fight the Omicron rise, as reports suggest new restrictions in England are unlikely before Christmas but could come in before New Year. The ‘Sky News’ stated that indoor and outdoor events will have to take place behind... » Read more


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