Merger of London music venues: competition issues

Competition Commission statement of issues (4 pages, PDF) on the proposed merger of London live music venues Hammersmith Apollo, Brixton Academy, Shepherd's Bush Empire, The Forum and The Astoria.

The document is wide-ranging and vague, as is normal at this stage of the inquiry. Submissions to be taken into account in the provisional findings are due by Friday 27 October 2006.

Filed under Competition Commission, Media.

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