VIP Security News

At VIP we are all about shouting when good thing happen to good people. That’s why we use our blog to showcase what we and the people around us achieve. We try to get stories about the company our the people who work and with us all so you can see what we do best.

With over 30 years of experience in the industry, we have loads to showcase this can range from charity work all the way to us being nominated and winning all kinds of awards. We want you to know that we aren’t just a security company and that we really care about what we do and the people around us.

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Why is event security important?

Events are an important part of our lives. They can be anything from a small gathering of friends to a large festival with thousands of attendees. But with the increase in events, the need for event security has become paramount. Event security is the process of protecting an event and its attendees from potential harm. […]

10 ways to keep your property safe when on holiday?

  Be careful who you tell that you going to be away for any length of time Don’t leave tell-tale signs that you are away, like letters or parcels left near the doors, or rubbish left out of signs indicating you are away from home. Do lock ALL your doors & windows, as so many […]

What are the types of security services?

Security Guards for Office reception and Night watchman duties, Construction sites, Warden controlled residential blocks, care homes and hostiles. Sports centres. ASB patrols. (More information can be taken from the Manned Guarding section of the website) Door supervisors for All licensed Night clubs, Casinos, Bars, function venues, and Private parties (birthdays, Hen & Stag parties, […]

Our fleet just keeps expanding!

Our fleet just keeps expanding! We have our very own dog van!

SAFE Renewal Press release

VIP Security (Essex) Ltd has been awarded accreditation for another year from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace.

VIP Security Services Celebrates 30 Years In Business

We’re officially 30! This year marks our 30th anniversary and we’re spending the whole of 2019 celebrating with a wide range of activities. Our official ‘birthday’ is the 20 September and to mark the occasion we organised a special visit

VIP Security Services Shortlisted For Essex Business Excellence Awards

We have just found out that we have been shortlisted in the Professional Service category at the Essex Business Excellence Awards. Our team of experienced security personnel made the shortlist thanks to our growing range of security services

VIP Security Awarded Top Accolades By Mayor

We’re celebrating a string of top accolades by a visit and presentation from the Mayor of Basildon, Cllr David Dadds. Recently VIP Security Services were awarded the highest status in the UK from the government’s rigorous Security Industry Authority (SIA) Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS).

Darren Hyde Enters The Ring To Knock Out Cancer

Our MD, Darren Hyde, is entering the boxing ring to help knock out cancer. Darren has been a keen boxing enthusiast since childhood and is determined to raise as much money as possible for Ultra White Collar Boxing’s (UWCB) campaign to raise £2 million for Cancer Research UK.

VIP Supports Up-And-Coming Boxer Dan Azeez

We’re sponsoring the fast-rising, light heavyweight boxer, Dan Azeez, 29, to help him reach his full potential. Nicknamed by supporters as “Mini Bruno”, Dan Azeez, has just completed his first year as a professional boxer, fitting six fights in with six wins, and is quickly climbing through the ranks.