Police launch website to help Glastonbury-goers stay safe

Avon and Somerset Police have launched a Glastonbury-dedicated website, which aims to keep festival-goers safe by offering tips and advise about the event.

The new look Glastonbury Police website is packed full of tips for ticket-holders on keeping their tent and beer safe, information on how to report a crime and live traffic information.

The site is aimed at anyone with a ticket for the festival, parents whose children are attending and villagers living in Pilton.

Speaking about the site, Superintendent Adrian Coombs said: "Our aim is to inform all festival goers on how to stay safe and enjoy one of Europe's biggest musical events for all the right reasons.

"Crime is low at the festival and the majority of crimes that we do see can be easily prevented by following some simple advice."

Visitors to the site can also win goodies in competition.

Go to www.glastonburypolice.org for more.