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CampPlus in the UK

10th September 2016

CampPlus, Dutch manufacturer of en-suite campsite pods, will be represented in the UK exclusively by Caravan Park Electrical Services (CPES). Ted Waring, director of CPES, says: “I first came across the CampPlus units when we […]

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Showsec’s role in America’s Cup success

10th September 2016

Sir Ben Ainslie ruled the waves to make the return of the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series (LVACWS) to Portsmouth a triumphant one, but Showsec has received glowing recognition for its part in the […]

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AFO’s 30th anniversary conference

10th September 2016

The Association of Festival Organisers (AFO) celebrates 30 years at its popular annual conference on 11-13 November. Over 250 delegates from the festival and events industry will be joining together to celebrate the association’s 30th […]

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£3.5 million glamping and caravan village

10th September 2016

Work has begun on a £3.5m glamping, caravanning and camping village on the edge of Shrewsbury. Caravan dealership Salop Leisure is building the park, which has room for 120 touring caravans, beside its headquarters at […]

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Fight against LP Tariff changes

21st July 2016

The Association of Festival Organisers (AFO) is asking for help to fight changes made in the LP Tariff that most events will pay for the performance of live music (any music other than classical). PRS […]

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EEK marketplace for event kit

21st July 2016

A new online marketplace for the events industry launched in May. Event Equipment and Kit (Eek) enables event organisers, suppliers, production companies and agencies to buy and sell new and old equipment. “I have spoken […]

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Mystical glamping pods

21st July 2016

Pennine Pods Limited has launched a new product to cater for the fantasy accommodation market, taking glamping to a whole new level. The glamping pods are made from foam and fibreglass, and can be dug […]

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First gold award for glamping

21st July 2016

VisitEngland has awarded the first gold award under its new glamping accreditation scheme. Longlands in Devon was the first site to be visited by Quality in Tourism, the independent assessment body that accredits on behalf […]

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Don’t Discount the Growth Programme

30th May 2016

“While there has been criticism of the government’s £177m Growth Programme, it shouldn’t be discounted if you are planning to develop a rural outdoor hospitality business in the next five years,” says Annie Hunter, a […]