Garda: Slane Castle Concert 27th May 2017

Garda: Slane concert 27th May 2017
An Garda Síochana and MCD update regarding Slane Castle concert on Saturday the 27th May 2017.

At last Thursday’s (18th May 2017) media conference held by An Garda Síochána & Promoters MCD outlining the extensive arrangements in place regarding Safety, Security and the Traffic Management Plan for Saturday’s concert, the following policing, security and medical personnel have been confirmed.

An Garda Síochána will have over 400 members on duty, including specialist units, who will be supported by an additional 1,200 Security/Stewards provided by licensed security companies together with a full complement of doctors and medical teams, including an on-site hospital along with five first aid posts.

The Event Control Management Team overseeing this event have over 25 years experience within their fields of expertise.

We request that all fans attending the concert are fully aware of the Public Information Notice (in particular the Do and Do Not lists) published on

Please co-operate fully with Gardaí and stewards and follow any loudspeaker announcements as this will help ensure the safety and enjoyment for all concerned.

Important information for all those attending the concert here.