Entries by Dan Hirst

Celebrating 10 years of Gottwood

3 minutes reading time GOTTWOOD FESTIVAL HAS BEEN CALLED AN AMAZING SUCCESS BY ORGANISERS AND CRITICS This year was Gottwood Festivals 10th Anniversary and its best year so far with a fantastic electronic and underground line up which saw 5,000 fans head to the Isle of Anglesey this weekend. Gottwood is a forest festival and […]

Community Impact Team – Parklife 2019

3 minutes reading time MAKING A DIFFERENCE IN THE COMMUNITY AROUND HEATON PARK As well as Gottwood and The Great North Swim security last weekend (8th – 9th June 2019) FGH also deployed over a hundred friendly team members to operate in the community surrounding Heaton Park as Parklife 2019 took place as part of […]

Liverpool’s Champions League Victory Parade

2 minutes reading time FGH SECURING LIVERPOOL’S CHAMPIONS LEAGUE TROPHY PARADE On Sunday 2nd June 2019 an estimated 750,000 supporters enjoyed Liverpool’s Champions League victory parade after Jurgen Klopp’s team were crowned European Champions for a sixth time after beating Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 in Madrid on Saturday. The people of Liverpool made sure the champions […]

Providing To Neighbourhood Weekender 2019

2 minutes reading time FESTIVAL SEASON RETURNS May Bank Holiday weekend saw FGH’s first festival deployment of 2019 to ‘Neighbourhood Weekender’. The festival returned for a second year (since announcing its return in 2020) and brought with it some of the finest musical talent to Warrington’s Victoria Park. The big name acts included the 4 […]

The Best Security Company In The UK To Work For

3 minutes reading time. We are extremely proud to announce that we have been placed 89th on the 2019 Sunday Times Best 100 Small Companies to Work for List and 23rd in The Best Companies to Work For in the North West 2019 list. Since been founded in Lancaster 16 years ago FGH have gone on […]

Winners at The Festival Supplier Awards 2019

2 minutes reading time FGH Security has been awarded Best Crowd Management / Security for the second year running! MD Peter Harrison and Marketing Manager, David Hassall attended the awards ceremony on Thursday 31st of January where more than 350 of the best of the festival industry’s leading suppliers, organisers and stakeholders met at the prestigious […]


2 minutes reading time. We’re proud to have been shortlisted for the 2019 Festival Supplier Awards! In 2018 we brought home the award for Best Crowd Management and Event Security, in 2019 we’re hoping to build on this success. The Festival Supplier Awards recognise the festival industries leading suppliers, organisers and brands and last year […]

FGH Is A Finalist In 5 Categories At The UK 2019 OSPA’s

2 minutes reading time. The UK Outstanding Security Performance Awards 2019 finalists have been announced. This year FGH has been shortlisted for 5 awards; Outstanding Contract Security Company, Outstanding Customer Service Initiative, Outstanding Security Training Initiative, Outstanding Event Team & Outstanding Security Partnership. We’re hoping to be victorious once again in 2019 after coming home […]

Living Wage Week 2018

2 minutes reading time. It’s Living Wage Week and we’re showing our commitment to employees by being part of The Service Provider Recognition programme. FGH Security achieved Service Provider status with the Living Wage Foundation in 2017. Their scheme recognised that it is not always possible for companies to implement the living wage for all […]