Security firm G4S takes pole at Silverstone

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Event security and safety company G4S Events has been awarded a two year contract for Silverstone Circuits worth around £3.5m.The contract means G4S will offer a broad range of services for each event, including perimeter security and internal asset protection, access control, event security, grandstand stewarding, ticket/programme cash sales, paddock and hospitality security on event days, car parking and traffic control.The firm will also supply up to 1,300 employees at the peak of the motor racing season, including the high profile British round of the MotoGP, which was run at Silverstone for the first time this year in June, the FIM Superbike World Championship and, of course the Formula 1 Santander British Grand Prix which takes place this weekend.
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