Glastonbury donates hand sanitiser, masks and gloves to emergency services

Glastonbury donates hand sanitiser, masks and gloves to emergency services

News

Glastonbury Festival has donated hand sanitiser, masks and gloves to emergency services.

The 50th anniversary edition of the festival, which was due to take place from the 24th – 28th June this year, was cancelled earlier this month amid the ongoing coronavirus, or COVID-19, pandemic. 

Following the cancellation, Avon & Somerset Police shared that Glastonbury Festival had donated thousands of litres of hand sanitiser, medical-grade masks, and gloves to frontline emergency service workers & NHS staff.

The BBC also recently announced they would be broadcasting a “celebration of Glastonbury” in June following the cancellation.

See the tweet from A&S Police below.

Go here to follow our updates about the latest on coronavirus’ impact on the electronic music scene.

Related Posts

Jaydonclover shares new single, ‘but my sister (feat. Bel Cobain)’: Listen

Jaydonclover shares new single, ‘but my sister (feat. Bel Cobain)’: Listen

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performs concert dedicated to music from video games at BBC Proms: Watch

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra performs concert dedicated to music from video games at BBC Proms: Watch

Chase & Status announced as Louder Ibiza residents

Chase & Status announced as Louder Ibiza residents

Hagop Tchaparian announces debut album, ‘Bolts’, on Four Tet’s Text Records

Hagop Tchaparian announces debut album, ‘Bolts’, on Four Tet’s Text Records