Licence Details

Application Number:
11047
Licence Number:
12437
Licence Description:
Licensing Act 2003
Licence Type:
Premises Licence
Application Type:
New
Status:
Granted
Licensee:
57 Festivals Ltd
Trading Name:
Greenwich Comedy Festival
Licence Address:
National Maritime Museum
Park Row
Greenwich
London
SE10 9NF
Issue Date:
08-09-2020
Start Date:
23-09-2020
 

  Licence Specifics

Premises Licence

Plays:
No
Films:
No
Indoor Sporting Events:
No
Boxing Or Wrestling Entertainment:
No
Live Music:
No
Recorded Music:
Yes
Recorded Music Licence Location:
Outdoors Only
Recorded Music Standard Start Wednesday:
18:00
Recorded Music Standard End Wednesday:
21:30
Recorded Music Standard Start Thursday:
18:00
Recorded Music Standard End Thursday:
21:30
Recorded Music Standard Start Friday:
18:00
Recorded Music Standard End Friday:
21:30
Recorded Music Standard Start Saturday:
13:45
Recorded Music Standard End Saturday:
21:45
Recorded Music Standard Start Sunday:
13:45
Recorded Music Standard End Sunday:
21:45
Performance Of Dance:
No
Other Standard Activities:
No
Late Night:
No
Supply Of Alcohol:
Yes
Supply Of Alcohol Licence Location:
On the premises
Supply Of Alcohol Standard Start Wednesday:
18:00
Supply Of Alcohol Standard End Wednesday:
21:30
Supply Of Alcohol Standard Start Thursday:
18:00
Supply Of Alcohol Standard End Thursday:
21:30
Supply Of Alcohol Standard Start Friday:
18:00
Supply Of Alcohol Standard End Friday:
21:30
Supply Of Alcohol Standard Start Saturday:
13:45
Supply Of Alcohol Standard End Saturday:
21:45
Supply Of Alcohol Standard Start Sunday:
13:45
Supply Of Alcohol Standard End Sunday:
21:45
Opening Hours Standard Start Wednesday:
18:00
Opening Hours Standard End Wednesday:
21:30
Opening Hours Standard Start Thursday:
18:00
Opening Hours Standard End Thursday:
21:30
Opening Hours Standard Start Friday:
18:00
Opening Hours Standard End Friday:
21:30
Opening Hours Standard Start Saturday:
13:45
Opening Hours Standard End Saturday:
21:45
Opening Hours Standard Start Sunday:
13:45
Opening Hours Standard End Sunday:
21:45
Late Night Levy:
No

Designated Premises Supervisor

Name:
Carrie Winton
Start Date:
23-09-2020
Dps:
Yes

Conditions

Annex 1 – Mandatory Conditions


1. No supply of alcohol may be made under the Premises Licence –

(a) At a time when there is no Designated Premises Supervisor in respect of the Premises Licence; or

(b) At a time when the Designated Premises Supervisor does not hold a Personal Licence or his Personal Licence is suspended.

2. Every supply of alcohol under the Premises Licence must be made, or authorised by, a person who holds a Personal Licence.


3. -

(1) The responsible person must ensure that staff on relevant premises do not carry out, arrange or participate in any irresponsible promotions in relation to the premises.

(2) In this paragraph, an irresponsible promotion means any one or more of the following activities, or substantially similar activities, carried on for the purpose of encouraging the sale or supply of alcohol for consumption on the premises—

(a) games or other activities which require or encourage, or are designed to require or encourage, individuals to—

(i) drink a quantity of alcohol within a time limit (other than to drink alcohol sold or supplied on the premises before the cessation of the period in which the responsible person is authorised to sell or supply alcohol), or

(ii) drink as much alcohol as possible (whether within a time limit or otherwise);

(b) provision of unlimited or unspecified quantities of alcohol free or for a fixed or discounted fee to the public or to a group defined by a particular characteristic in a manner which carries a significant risk of undermining a licensing objective;

(c) provision of free or discounted alcohol or any other thing as a prize to encourage or reward the purchase and consumption of alcohol over a period of 24 hours or less in a manner which carries a significant risk of undermining a licensing objective;

(d) selling or supplying alcohol in association with promotional posters or flyers on, or in the vicinity of, the premises which can reasonably be considered to condone, encourage or glamorise anti-social behaviour or to refer to the effects of drunkenness in any favourable manner;

(e) dispensing alcohol directly by one person into the mouth of another (other than where that other person is unable to drink without assistance by reason of disability).

4. The responsible person must ensure that free potable water is provided on request to customers where it is reasonably available.


5. -

(1) The premises licence holder or club premises certificate holder must ensure that an age verification policy is adopted in respect of the premises in relation to the sale or supply of alcohol.

(2) The designated premises supervisor in relation to the premises licence must ensure that the supply of alcohol at the premises is carried on in accordance with the age verification policy.

(3) The policy must require individuals who appear to the responsible person to be under 18 years of age (or such older age as may be specified in the policy) to produce on request, before being served alcohol, identification bearing their photograph, date of birth and either—

(a) a holographic mark, or

(b) an ultraviolet feature.

6. The responsible person must ensure that—

(a) where any of the following alcoholic drinks is sold or supplied for consumption on the premises (other than alcoholic drinks sold or supplied having been made up in advance ready for sale or supply in a securely closed container) it is available to customers in the following measures—

(i) beer or cider: ½ pint;

(ii) gin, rum, vodka or whisky: 25 ml or 35 ml; and

(iii) still wine in a glass: 125 ml;

(b) these measures are displayed in a menu, price list or other printed material which is available to customers on the premises; and

(c) where a customer does not in relation to a sale of alcohol specify the quantity of alcohol to be sold, the customer is made aware that these measures are available.”


7. –

(1) A relevant person shall ensure that no alcohol is sold or supplied for consumption on or off the premises for a price which is less than the permitted price.

(2) For the purposes of the condition set out in paragraph 1 – 

(a) “duty” is to be construed in accordance with the Alcoholic Liquor Duties Act 1979;

(b) “permitted price” is the price found by applying the formula: P=D+(DxV); where –

(i) P is the permitted price, 

(ii) D is the amount of duty chargeable in relation to the alcohol as if the duty were charged on the date of the sale or supply of the alcohol, and

(iii) V is the rate of value added tax chargeable in relation to the alcohol as if the value added tax were charged on the date of the sale or supply of the alcohol;

(c) “relevant person” means, in relation to premises in respect of which there is in force a premises licence – 

(i) the holder of the premises licence, 

(ii) the designated premises supervisor (if any) in respect of such a licence, or 

(iii) the personal licence holder who makes or authorises a supply of alcohol under such a licence; 

(d) “relevant person” means, in relation to premises in respect of which there is in force a club premises certificate, any member or officer of the club present on the premises in a capacity which enables the member or officer to prevent the supply in question; and 

(e) “value added tax” means value added tax charged in accordance with the Value Added Tax Act 1994.

(3) Where the permitted price given by Paragraph (b) of paragraph 2 would (apart from this paragraph) not be a whole number of pennies, the price given by that sub-paragraph shall be taken to be the price actually given by that sub-paragraph rounded up to the nearest penny.

(4) -

(1) Sub-paragraph (2) applies where the permitted price given by Paragraph (b) of paragraph 2 on a day (“the first day”) would be different from the permitted price on the next day (“the second day”) as a result of a change to the rate of duty or value added tax.

(2) The permitted price which would apply on the first day applies to sales or supplies of alcohol which take place before the expiry of the period of 14 days beginning on the second day.

8. Any individuals carrying out security activities at the premises must be licensed by the Security Industry Authority.   This does not apply where the premises are being used primarily as a Qualifying Club under a Club Premises Certificate, under a Temporary Event Notice, or primarily as a cinema, restaurant or theatre.

Annex 2 – Conditions consistent with the operating schedule


1. The event shall be run in accordance with the latest version of the organiser’s Event Management Plan (EMP), as approved by members of the Royal Borough of Greenwich Entertainment Licensing Safety Advisory Group (ELSAG) comprised of representatives from the Licensing Authority, the Responsible Authorities and other relevant bodies. The EMP shall include (but not be limited to):

(a) A Detailed Site Plan;

(b) Access Policy;

(c) Age Policy;

(d) Audience and Seating Plan;

(e) Food & Drink On Site Policy;

(f) Full risk assessment including Covid-19 protocols;

(g) Emergency Plan - which sets out the emergency and fire safety procedures;

(h) Event Waste Management Plan;

(i) Lost & Found Vulnerable Persons Policy

(j) Noise Management Plan;

(k) Safety Policy;

(l) Security Plan;

(m) Search Policy;

(n) Traffic Management Plan;

(o) Wind Management Plan;


2. The event shall be ticketed with a maximum capacity of 1504 members of the public, plus 70 crew and performers. 


3. The event shall be restricted to person aged 18 and over.


4. A professional security firm will be employed to provide security services throughout the duration of the event.


5. External fencing to prevent unauthorised access and overcrowding will be installed at the perimeter of the event site for the duration of the event. Any emergency exits routes shall be prominently signposted.


6. Any postponement of the event will constitute an amendment to the EMP, and must be approved by the ELSAG.


7. The sale of alcohol will be provided by means of a delivery service only.


8. The Challenge 25/Think 25 proof of age scheme shall be operated at the premises. All customers who appear under the age of 25 will be challenged to prove that they are over 18 when attempting to purchase alcohol. Acceptable forms of ID include a photo driving licence, passport, or home office approved identity card baring the holographic ‘PASS’ mark. If the person seeking alcohol is unable to produce an acceptable form of identification, no sale or supply of alcohol shall be made to or for that person.


9. All staff will be trained in the law about the sale of alcohol. The training will include challenging every individual who appears to be under 25 years of age and to refuse service where individuals cannot produce acceptable means of identification, acceptable forms of ID and using the refusal register. Such training (including any refresher training) will be logged and made available for review by the Police and any authorised persons.


10. The following posters shall be displayed conspicuously on the premises in customer facing areas:

(a) ‘Think 25’ to advise potential purchasers that suitable proof of age will be required for all purchasers who appear to be under 25.

(b) It’s A Crime’ intended to warn adults not to buy alcohol for those under 18 years-of-age.


11. A refusals register will be kept at the premises, and made immediately available on request to the police or an authorised person. The refusals register will be inspected on a daily basis by the DPS and noted in the register and a record made in the register of any actions that appear to be needed to protect young people from harm. The register must record all refused sales of alcohol and include the following:

(a) The identity of the member of staff who refused the sale;

(b) The date and time of the refusal;

(c) The alcohol requested and reason for refusal;

(d) Description of the person refused alcohol.

Licence History

Application Number Licence Number Licence Reference Licence Description Licence Type Licence Application Type Status Licensee Additional Licensee Trading Name Licence Area Licence Address Issue Date Start Date Closed Date Expiry Date
11047 12437 Licensing Act 2003 Premises Licence New Granted Greenwich Comedy Festival National Maritime Museum
Park Row
Greenwich
London
SE10 9NF
08-09-2020 23-09-2020 22-09-2021

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