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It is recognised that departments and student groups may organise and hold events, including one-off events. Such events may include marquees, barbeques and pig roasts, buffets, drinks receptions, fun days, sporting events and outdoor challenges or open days.

Organisers need to consider health and safety issues including first aid, food hygiene and fire safety when planning any event. Sporting Events and Outdoor Challenges may need dedicated first aid cover. Additionally,where an event involves BBQ's you must ensure that the requirements on the following page are met: