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CAST Safeguarding Video

2019 LTG National Conference @ Highbury Theatre Centre, Sutton Coldfield CAST Safeguarding Video During the Conference’s Open Forum, Kevin Spence showed delegates a video on Safeguarding created by the CAST Youth Theatre, Doncaster. https://youtu.be/I3rzi1709qE The video was very well received by delegates who found it informative and succinct and the LTG wanted to share it [...]

ABTT Booklet: RU Safe?

The booklet has been produced to help those who seek information and guidance in a handy form about entertainment in small places. It has been written by the Technical Standards Standing Committee of ABTT – Association of British Theatre Technicians as a free introduction into safety in entertainment. It can be downloaded from the website www.rusafe.org.uk [...]

Defibrillators (AED)- funding

The Sinodun Players’ Health & Safety Cttee asked LTG about the installation of an AED (Defibrillator) in their theatre as many of the audience members were elderly. Mike Smith pointed out in his Chairman’s Letter in the LTG Newsletter that no training is needed to operate an AED which enables them to be located where [...]

Get Creative Festival 2019

If your theatre has a production taking place between 11 – 19 May 2019, why not include it on the Get Creative Festival website. For full information on this initiative, go to the Voluntary Arts Get Creative website www.getcreativeuk.com where you will find a link to an event planning toolkit and email contact at info@getcreativeuk.com. You will also [...]