A huge list of what you CANNOT take into this year’s Lambeth Country Show being held at Brockwell Park, Herne Hill next month includes hi viz jackets, perfume bottles and flags.
There will also be a new “full perimeter fence” (but NO machine gun watchtowers).
The following is taken from an official Lambeth Country Show website which says:
To ensure that the Lambeth Country Show stays a safe family event, the following items are not permitted to be brought on site. Any person found in possession with any of these items will be asked to dispose of them on entry or they will be confiscated by a member of the security team. Possession of illegal items will be handed over to the police and dealt with accordingly.
Full list of prohibited items
Drugs inc. “Legal Highs” / Nitrous Oxide / Laughing Gas
Knives / Weapons / Ammunition
Unsealed containers / Bottles of liquid (empty reusable bottles and sealed unopened bottles are allowed)
Drones / UAVs
Glass Bottles / Containers
Perfume Bottles / Aerosols
BBQs, incl. Disposables
Air Horns / Smoke Canisters
Fireworks / Explosives / Flares
Sparklers / Chinese Lanterns / Candles
Portable Laser Equipment / Laser Pens
Horns / Loudhailers
Spray paints / Graffiti pens
Flags / Poles
Tents / Gazebos
Large Luggage Items
Professional Filming / Audio Recording Equipment
(Amateur photography with professional equipment is permitted)
High-Vis Bibs / Jackets / Vests – to be worn by event staff only
Any other articles that may be a danger to the public or cause nuisance – this is at the discretion of show security.
Other points from the website include:
The organisers reserve the right to eject a visitor from the event site for any reason, including but not limited to, a visitor being under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs and/or acting aggressively
Body and bag searching is a condition of entry to the show
Under-16’s must be accompanied by an adult (18+). A maximum of four under 16’s per adult is permitted
There will be a full perimeter fence around the event in the park and heightened security measures in place throughout the show and Brockwell Park itself
Re-admittance is allowed but it is a term of entry to be searched before entering, so be aware that you will have to go through this process again and be prepared to queue.
(Source: Frequently Asked Questions | Lambeth Country Show 2018 lambethcountryshow.co.uk/faqs/)