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Before you go out

  • Pre-book a return taxi with a reputable company or arrange a lift with a friend or family member.
  • Let others know where you are going.
  • Drink responsibly and for more advice visit
  • Dress and accessorise to suit your destination and the weather conditions.

Look after each other

  • Let your friends know where you are.
  • Have pre-arranged rendezvous points.
  • Don’t walk home alone or leave your friends alone.

Steer clear of trouble

  • Be aware of your surroundings and keep away from trouble.
  • If you see a problem, speak to a registered doorman or a police officer.
  • Use official taxi ranks and taxi marshals.

Don't be flash with your cash or mobile phone

  • You earned it, so keep your money safe.
  • Keep your phone out of view and lock it after each use.
  • Keep your keys in a separate pocket.
Page last updated: 11 January 2018