Function Venues

Marquee and field
Decorative heart
wedding venue marketing
Woods with bluebells


Wooden pod in the forest
Armadilla Glamping Pod
Luxury glamping bedroom
Lighting in tent
Shepherd hut entrance


Men with Mats
People partying at festival
Ireby Festival birds eye view
Outdoor toilets
Muddy obstacle course


Luxury pod
News Win

20th April 2017

Congratulations to York Holiday a Cycle Stop in Holtby, near York, named recently as the Best Countryside Hotel in Britain in the Simply The Guest 2017 awards, run by following glowing customer reviews. Opened […]


Glampsite Consultancy and Workshops

20th April 2017

Kate Morel is delighted to announce the launch of her independent glamping advice and design consultancy service for those looking for expert guidance when setting up a new glampsite, or owners who want to review […]

Wedding venue course

Wedding Venue Business Course

19th April 2017

Kelly Chandler will be holding a course titled ‘How to make your venue succeed and shine in the 2017 wedding landscape,’ on 5 May at Home House, Portman Square, London. Utilising her 13 years+ planning […]

Isabel Smith

Find Your Perfect In-House Wedding Co-ordinator

19th April 2017

Wedding venue consultant Isabel Smith offers a recruitment service to help you find the perfect in-house wedding co-ordinator for your team. “If you are looking to recruit a new team member, then don’t just look […]

Award Winners

Event Production Award Winners

19th April 2017

Over 600 professionals from the live and outdoor events industry celebrated at the Event Production Awards in March. A panel of 15 judges assessed entries and Arena Group ended up as the biggest winners at […]

Walcot Hall

Announcing the Glamping Awards

27th March 2017

Launched at the end of February, the Glamping Awards is the first and only award ceremony dedicated to recognising outstanding achievements in the glamping industry. The 2017 awards ceremony will be held on 23 November […]

Industry Focus

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Industry Focus

Facebook Fundamentals

20th April 2017

When it comes to inexpensive, or even free, highly targeted marketing to over a billion people, you can’t beat Facebook says Gemma Went Ever since announcing my engagement on Facebook, my newsfeed has been filled […]

Industry Focus

Twitter Tactics

26th March 2017

Get Tweeting for maximum impact online with Gemma Went’s top tips for Twitter Guess what? I’m getting married! And as a digital strategist, my first phase of planning was, of course, to hit the internet. […]

Cotswold barn
Industry Focus

Understanding Planning

12th February 2017

Marie Stacey guides us through the definitions of development, permitted development rights and change of use, and advises on applying for planning permission Diversification can take many different forms, but do you need planning permission […]

Industry Legends

Mike Halliwell
Industry Legends

Industry Legends – Mike Halliwell

31st March 2017

Consultation with structural engineers enables Mike Halliwell to develop a range of safari tents able to withstand wind speeds of up to 75mph Profile Name: Mike Halliwell Role: Owner/Managing Director Company: Bond Fabrications Contact: 01453 […]

Mark Scott
Industry Legends

Industry Legends – Mark Scott

12th February 2017

Having identified a way to rejuvenate the changing holiday park scene through glamping, Mark Scott turned his attention to creating the UK’s leading safari tent supplier Profile Name: Mark Scott Role: CEO Company: Clear Sky […]

Charles Gulland
Industry Legends

Industry Legends – Charles Gulland

14th January 2017

A Q&A with the man who developed the first ‘pod’ 15 years before the term ‘glamping’ was coined, and now runs the UK’s leading glamping business franchise PROFILE Name: Charles Gulland Role: Director Company: Wigwam […]

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