Crowds and Identities: John Drury’s Research Group

Archive of news and events

From Me to We: in an Emergency, Collectivise to Survive

The truth about panic

Don't personalise, collectivise! 

Safe Events (Ireland) Masterclass Psychology of Crowd Safety Management, January 2020

Event Safety Academy Masterclass - Psych of Crowd Safety Management

Check the drains! How a multi-million pound police operation will protect the royal wedding

Psychological responses to situations of mass emergency 

Dr John Drury recognised for research impact 

Responding to people’s emotional needs in an emergency 

Using crowd psychology to boost public safety [YouTube video] 

Interview with Health & Safety at work 

ESRC wins international awards for videos of research impact

Dr John Drury shortlisted for prestigious ESRC Celebrating Impact Prize 2018

The secret science that rules crowds

The Open University Psychological Society Annual Day Conference 2018

Crowd psychology in emergencies CPD course

What happens after a disaster?

How do you behave in a crowd?

Social Psychologist John Drury to Discuss How Collective Actions Can Succeed Against Prejudice

Post-Brexit Politics Seminar 2: New Identities in the Post-Brexit Era

Parade & Protest in the USA

What happens when crowds try to flee for their lives

In disasters like the Great Fire of London, ordinary people are the best emergency service

Disgust attenuated by ingroup relations - Scientific American

What should you do in a terror attack?

Blaming the victims? The tragic crush in Saudi Arabia

Report on the EASP Small Group Meeting: New directions in the social psychology of solidarity

Understanding Hajj crowds could help stop another crush, say psychologists

Here’s how to make the Hajj safer – by better understanding crowd psychology

Crowd psychology and crowd safety seminar. 8-9pm, Academy Building, Groningen, 26th October 

One-day seminar: Crowd psychology and crowd dynamics

At least 717 killed and hundreds injured in crush during hajj (Daily Telegraph)

Hajj disaster: Are large crowds inherently dangerous?

London's terror protocols: The plan for the next 7/7 

John Drury wins a Sussex Impact and Research award for Enabling Impact. 

People power prevents 'panic' (sic) Tyco Integrated Fire & Security 

Evolution, REVOLUTION, Constitution at Salon London. 

Pluralistic Memories Project at University of Lausanne.