Function Venues: Know How

Back to Back Weddings

27th June 2018

Avoiding the ‘conveyor belt wedding’ effect while maximising profit, with advice from Kelly Chandler Let’s be realistic, your venue needs to host a number of weddings in order to make the business model work financially, […]

Function Venues: Case Studies

Ever After A Dartmoor Wedding

27th June 2018

Despite being in a rural Site of Special Scientific Interest, this venue at Lower Grenofen isn’t short of ‘glam’ Following a frustrating planning battle, Nicola Evans and Steven Nash opened the Dartmoor home they married […]

News

VisitEngland’s Awards for Excellence Finalists

27th June 2018

VisitEngland has announced the finalists in the tourism industry’s national Awards for Excellence. The Awards, now in their 29th year, recognise businesses and individuals who go above and beyond in promoting and practising excellence across […]

News

Win a Stand at Festout 2018

18th June 2018

The Festival and Outdoor Events Show (Festout) is returning to Sandown Park, Surrey on 26-27 September for its second outing. The show is committed to supporting grass root companies in their first ventures into market […]

Periwinkle

Ask Periwinkle

2nd April 2018

Rural business entrepreneur Periwinkle shares his decades of experience in making money from people outdoors Dear Periwinkle, We have grand plans for our old tythe barn, converting it into a wedding venue. The problem is […]

Events: Know How

Reputation Management

2nd April 2018

How to make sure your event sends out the right vibes and what to do if it doesn’t, with top tips from Event Insurance Services It is inevitable, not everyone is going to like your […]

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Events: Know How

Contractor Health and Safety

2nd April 2018

The selection and management of staff and contractors with event safety expert Chris Hannam As far as the event industry is concerned, it is perhaps in the area of staff and contractors that quality, competence […]

Events: Case Studies

Just So Festival

2nd April 2018

A sell out arts festival for all the family complete with pillow fights and midnight feasts! The brainchild of the team at Wild Rumpus, a social enterprise company producing large scale outdoor family arts events […]

Glamping: Know How

The End Game

1st April 2018

Having a clear exit strategy for your glamping business is an important consideration and should inform your day to day operation, writes Richard Arme So you have your glamping site in mind, maybe you already […]

Glamping: Know How

Out & About with Kate Morel

1st April 2018

Updates on the glamping industry from consultant Kate Morel – how Airbnb is shaking things up and some lessons from this year’s early hospitality events It was an offer no girl could refuse. From now […]