The following items are banned and are not allowed on site under any circumstances:
Any solid metal blades, even if they are blunt. This includes but is not limited to swords, knives and axes.
Explosives and incendiary devices.
Pyrotechnics or fireworks.
Actual guns, rifles or other firearms.
Heavy bats and paddles, including wooden and metal baseball or cricket bats.
Strung bows or crossbows that are capable of being drawn and/or fired.
Arrows or bolts with sharp tips.
Protruding nails, barbed wire or other sharp items.
Anything that is restricted or prohibited by UK law.
There will be no exceptions made to the above rules, even if you have a special licence or training. Anyone found to be carrying any of the above items will have their items confiscated and may be removed from the event at the organisers’ discretion and will be reported to the police where appropriate.
Got a costume you want to show off to the world? Join the Fanatic Cosplay Championship!
Prizes are available for:
Best Under 14
This one’s strictly for fun only – there aren’t any prizes to be won, just the chance to strut your stuff on our cosplay stage.