Event Security

Large-scale event security to small private functions.

Over 25 years' experience in the Security sector

All staff are qualified to SIA standards

All staff are qualified to SIA standards

Dependable and reliable service for your peace of mind

Working together in partnership with you

Working together in partnership with you

Flexible services to meet your needs

Trusted by a host of leading companies

Trusted by a host of leading companies

Co-ordinated event security for venues of all sizes

Every public or private event presents a unique challenge and Capricorn’s Event Management team recognise this. All events that we co-ordinate whether it be a large-scale music concert, or small private function are afforded the same level of attention and planning. The Capricorn event security team can provide quality Events security in Manchester and the North-West.

The Capricorn team can provide a full management plan of your event, including areas such as; crowd dynamics; flow rates; suggested stewarding levels; capacity planning & as well as a full risk assessment. This document would be made available to all agencies, ensuring all Health and Safety and Legal requirements are met.

As our customer, we will keep you informed every step of the way, to ensure everything is aligned to your expectations and budget.

Duty of Care

At Capricorn we possess a clear understanding of duty of care and all our staff are always well presented, articulate and fully briefed to handle any incidents or situations that may arise. You are also guaranteed a loyal, professional service, handled and delivered to the highest standard.

Our staff are also aware that they are representing the Event Organisers and may be the first and often only point of contact that your guests and clients may have. To this end, you can be assured they will conduct themselves in a professional manner always.


Bespoke Services to impeccable standards

Capricorn Security Group Holdings provide high quality Event Security in Manchester & the North-West.

Our Events department prides itself on the bespoke level of service we offer to our clients, giving you the peace of mind that all our stewards and security staff are vetted to the BS7858 standard and are qualified to the current NVQ Spectator Safety and SIA requirements.

Our Event Security clients

If you’re looking for a premium quality all round well managed service please consider us or take a look at our full work history document to find out more about our licensed Event Security services.

Get in touch

Thank you for your interest in Capricorn Security. Our friendly team can be contacted Monday to Friday between the hours of 8am and 5pm. Alternatively just click the button below to get in touch.


    0161 205 5055

Client testimonials

“1st class work this week. We had an excellent team of guards. Special mention to Mark Sykes, well deserved after seeing him in action as CPS with Jodie Whittaker.”

Leon Smith, Unit Manager, Dr Who


“Capricorn have supported our business for a number of years, and provided a number of project specific security resolutions for our service needs. The team at Capricorn are always very approachable, flexible and supportive of us as their client and our needs. The operations team are a real asset to Capricorn and a pleasure to work with.”

Clare Bee, Operations Manager, MAPS Solutions Europe Ltd

“This was the smoothest job I have done in nearly 10 years doing this. Guards excellent and all punctual, and brilliant service from all of you.”

Ian McDonald, Unit Manager, Still Open All Hours

As a city centre venue, the safety and well-being of our customers is at the forefront during any of our operating hours. Capricorn Security have not only done tremendous work for us in the past two years, but they have also become a part of the 20 Stories family. A wonderful company that are professional, friendly and the best at what they do.

Gintare Sutkauskaite, Assistant General Manager, D&D London | 20 Stories

“I am impressed with Capricorn Security’s ability to consistently provide an excellent and efficient service each time we call upon them. Usually with little or no notice. Capricorn often exceeds our expectations, even during the difficult and sometimes hostile situations news coverage can bring. All personnel are highly competent professionals. And I would have no hesitation in recommending them to others”

Lizz Milman, Operations Manager, ITV News

Accredited contractor

Capricorn Security Group Holdings Ltd holds SIA approved contractor status for the provision of Door Supervision, Security Guarding, key Holding and Close Protection services.

Security Services in Manchester and throughout the North-West

We are fully compliant with Health & Safety regulations and we are also a Verified member of the Railway Industry Supplier Qualification Scheme. Additionally we also hold certification to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 for quality, environmental and health and safety management systems. Likewise we are SafeContractor approved.

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