The Emergency Services Festival of Thanksgiving is organised by Emergency Services Day.

The 999 Festival is an important annual event in the emergency services calendar, which brings together senior government leaders, the emergency services and the public to celebrate the work of the UK emergency services. It is a multi-faith event, which includes singing from the Blue Light Choir.

The 999 Festival takes place on the nearest Friday to the UK’s Emergency Services Day, and rotates across the UK. Belfast Cathedral will host the 999 Festival 2021, however as with most other events around the globe, we are monitoring the situation due to Coronavirus.