New Year Eve's fireworks (4)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-10-22
Session date: 
October 22, 2014
Reference: 
2014/3582
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Do you consider your decision to introduce tickets for this year's New Year Eve fireworks has been fully scrutinised?

Answer

Answer for New Year Eve's fireworks (4)

Answer for New Year Eve's fireworks (4)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Following consultation with the MPS, TfL, British Transport Police, London Ambulance Service, London Fire Brigade, the boroughs and other partners, it was agreed that a ticketing system was the best way to ensure London's New Year's Eve fireworks will continue to be safe and enjoyable in the longer term.