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A line of officers then held back the rioters as paramedics arrived. Bowes' wallet and phone had been stolen, and police faced difficulty in identifying him. He died of his injuries at St Mary's Hospital on 11 August after being removed from life support. Arsonists set fire to 12 cars during the riots. In London, between Monday afternoon and the early hours of Tuesday, 14 people were injured by rioters. These included a year-old woman who suffered a broken hip in Hackney. Footage of the second mugging, which appears to show the second set of muggers pretend to help him then proceed to ransack his rucksack, was uploaded onto YouTube.
He suffered a broken jaw, requiring surgery. Two of the officers were seriously injured and taken to hospital. In total, police officers were injured  as well as 3 Police Community Support Officers. The LFB also reported that eight of its fire engines had their windscreens smashed and that two fire cars were attacked.
At least homes were destroyed in the arson and looting. Because the one thing all of us stand for; this is family!
This is not one nation. This is not one race. This is not one religion. These are all religions. Every gender, it use to be two or a few more.
And the answer to the bullshit is going on out there at the moment; is not to be full of hated, it is to be full of love and light and music and a lot of beer! The great thing about metal is it doesn't matter what generation you in, it doesn't matter what kind of life-level you at, it doesn't matter how much money you got.
This comradely, this metal spirit, that really unite us together with that sound and particularly with these festivals. This is a great celebration. This Wacken is one of the most important festivals in the world. And this not only for the bands, but for all these metalheads. All these metalheads see each other once a year at Wacken.
And these keep us a home, a special vibe, strong and powerful. High school or similar Money spent during W. Distance traveled to W: A home for the elderly of Itzehoe takes frequently field trips to the festival, to celebrate their over parties, because Wacken seems to be the perfect spot to find out that one is still alive.
Hosts grant them free passes. The metalheads show their admiration and respect to the seniors by hailing them with "Waaacken" battle cries and showing the Sign of the horns. The elderly patrons, up to 99 years old, admire mostly the peaceful, huge gathering for music; which were unknown in their youth. As you get older the world changes on you and the world becomes a more serious place and lot people do tend to forget what they like when they were kids; and when they do come to a Rock'n'Roll show and they are few kids in the audience.
The kids actually remind them what is like being 18 again. And then those guys or those women they forget that they are 55 or 60 and they become 15 years old kids again. And it is an amazing thing to see happen. The music has a great power to move people. An additional 5, tickets are reserved for a special guest list of the hosts, mostly with backstage passes. Free passes go to the 1, villagers of Wacken and the up to currently bands and their crews.
In5, are for organizational staff. Passes for a couple of hundred of officials and emergency personnel—such as police officers, customs officers searching for drugsregulatory authorities, fire fighters and paramedics—are also needed. Inthe hosts decided to not let the festival grow any further, despite the huge demand for tickets.
There were several reasons for this decision: Wacken is a small village and the entire festival infrastructure must be built up from scratch beginning two weeks before each festival—stages, fresh water, camping grounds, toilets, showers, power, food and beverage supplies, etc.
Further growth would create demands that could not be satisfied. Local authorities got very sensitive regarding security after the Love Parade disasterinwhen 21 people died from suffocation and more were injured. Therefore, every festival has to meet the highest safety standards, which are strictly controlled by regulatory authorities nowadays, and which would be hard to meet with a further increase in attendance.
Third, so as to not jeopardize the acceptance of the festival by the village, due to the strain caused by higher numbers of visitors. And last, to keep the festival grounds concentrated, which otherwise would have to be expanded. Camping ground[ edit ] InW: A lineup is strictly by invitation the last known successful exception was a request by the Scorpions forin about 3, bands applied for a chance to perform at the festival.
Inthe festival hosts decided to establish the Wacken Metal Battle which is now one of the world's prestigious up-and-coming music competitions. The list of countries is changed annually. Depending on the size of the metal scene, up to local bands in each country compete, for a total of up to 4, bands. The winners of the play-offs are invited to perform in a final competition, to play for 20 minutes at the W: A in front of a crowd of up to 6, die-hard metalheads.
In the early years, the winners of the finals got a record deal with Nuclear Blast ; today it is prize money, equipment, and worldwide recognition for the top five bands. Big bands and established artists perform in the Bullhead City Circus, just for the opportunity to be a part of this metal family meeting. These bands' appearances and the international crowds they draw have made W: A famous in the global metal community. The Wacken appearance by Iron Maiden set a new German festival streaming record, and was watched by aboutpeople worldwide, live online, in addition to being broadcast worldwide by ARTE TV.