G4S Secure Solutions has provided security for Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations.
The company provided security at Edinburgh’s famous Hogmanay celebrations, which was attended by over 75,000 revellers over three days.
The security company has been a constant presence at the event since it began in 1993.
G4S provided 690 security officers, who were be present throughout the event, including 580 staff at the street party.
“The annual Hogmanay celebration represents the best Edinburgh has to offer. The evening starts off with the ever-popular Torchlight Procession and culminates in the renowned street party to see in the New Year, G4S is honoured to once again help secure this celebration. It is the perfect way to end the year and celebrate our recent successes in Scotland,” said G4S Events managing director Eric Alexander.
“Having coordinated the security at this event for so many years now, we know exactly what’s needed to ensure everyone has a great time. This includes everything from stewarding and security services to managing crowd movement and ensuring everyone gets home safely.”