These are all the Lincoln club nights that have been cancelled or delayed
Cheers Boris, crying now x
Boris Johnson confirmed in an announcement to the country the news we had all been dreading. June 21st was no longer happening, until July 19th anyway.
Boris Johnson announced a four-week delay to the original planned 21st June reopening in England. A review will take place in two weeks, with there being a possibility of the reopening of the country taking place before July 19th.
With this news, a number of club nights and SU nights in Lincoln have cancelled or delayed their events as a result of the news.
Students’ Union events
In a social media post, the University of Lincoln’s Students’ Union said: “Following the Government’s announcement today regarding the extension of Covid restrictions, we have made the following decisions about events that were due to be held in the Engine Shed and The Platform.”
All ticket holders to the events “will be refunded automatically by the 2nd July.”
The events that have been cancelled are as follows: Welcome Back with Varski, Quack! Is Back, The Big Quiz and, Quack! Summer Party.
The other events set to take place have had slight alterations or have been rescheduled to a later date. The England vs Czech Republic on the big screen in the Engine Shed will now be ticketed, “with customers seated at tables, with social distancing in place.” Tickets will go on sale today at 12pm.
A decision is yet to be made on Daniel Sloss: Hubris taking place on June 24th. “Affected customers will be contacted directly via email regarding any changes to their tickets.” The Alumni Quack has been rescheduled to August 28th, “all customers will be emailed directly about how to request a refund if required.”
Despite having to cancel several events, Lincoln’s SU said: “We already have plans in place to ensure that students can make up for ‘lost’ time later this year…”
More information on “The Lost 2020 Freshers” can be found here.
In the city club nights
Lincoln’s city events, “Lincoln Unlocked” was set to take place from June 21st to June 26th. However, as a result of the government’s rules, this has slightly changed.
In a social media post, Lincoln Freshers 2021 said: “Following on from government announcement this evening, Monday 14th June, we wanted to communicate the following:
“All events programmed for the week commencing 21st June will be postponed until the first possible date, expected to be week commencing 19th July.
“Given the level of demand for these events, we strongly recommend holding onto your ticket which will remain valid subject to confirmation of each event taking place.
“As promised, refunds will be made possible for anyone unable to make the rescheduled dates.”
The Scene’s welcome back week
The Scene Lincoln has rescheduled their welcome back week according to the new date provided by the government. They said: “Following this evening’s announcement, we have undoubtedly had to make some changes to our welcome back week events. All the events previously planned for the week commencing 21st June have been rescheduled according to the new date provided by the government.”
June 21st has been transferred to July 19th, June 22nd to July 20th, June 23rd to July 21st, June 24th to July 22nd, June 25th to July 23rd, June 26th to July 24th, and June 27th has been moved to July 25th.
The Scene said: “If the new dates don’t work out for you, we are more than happy to issue refunds with no question asked. If you’d like a refund please contact us via Facebook or email [email protected].
“We’re aware that many of you have spent countless hours planning to join us for these events and we can only apologise for the inconvenience. Until then, we will continue to operate with table service every Friday and Saturday from 10pm – 5am! Tickets are still available to purchase for both our welcome back week and our weekly table service nights.”