Fireworks and moon
Function Venues

Light up the Sky

14th January 2017

With demand growing for fireworks and other special effects at weddings, corporate events and private parties, Open Air Business discovers how to ensure your occasion has the wow factor Firework displays and laser shows should be enjoyable, […]

Bawdon Lodge Farm
Function Venues: Case Studies

Bawdon Lodge Farm

14th January 2017

Winners of the coveted Wedding Industry Awards East Midlands Wedding Event Team of the Year explain what makes their venue such a success Bawdon Lodge Farm is a National Forest site nestled in the heart […]

People
Industry Focus

REVIEW: Farm Business Innovation Show

14th January 2017

Continuing from strength to strength, the Farm Business Innovation Show is a unique mix of seminars and suppliers for all manner of diversification options. Tally Wade reports It isn’t difficult to see why the Farm […]

Country Road
Industry Focus

Succession Planning

14th January 2017

The sensitive process of handing the reins of a family business over to the next generation, with advice from Michael Mack Why do we do what we do? This is one of those big philosophical […]

News

30th AFO Conference is a Sold Out Success

14th January 2017

‘Festivals and events have come a very long way,’ said the introduction to this year’s sell-out Association of Festival Organisers (AFO) Conference at Ettington Chase near Stratford upon Avon. Taking place from 11-13 November, the […]

Farm Business Innovation Show
Glenlivet
News

24 Wigwams for Glenlivet Forest Park

14th January 2017

Wigwam Holidays will construct 24 luxury glamping cabins at Glenlivet Forest Park, Tomintoul, in the heart of Cairngorms National Park. Thanks to a successful partnership with the Glenlivet Estate and a successful funding bid, Wigwam […]

Artificial Candle
News

Revolutionary Artificial Candle

14th January 2017

Devon-based company Candled has launched a patented LED flame technology that gives the feel and quality of a real flame without any of the health and safety issues. The artificial flame mimics the spectral quality […]

Periwinkle

The Great Outside

30th November 2016

Introducing three new lines of business during one weekend may have seemed over ambitious for Chuffer, but no one could have foreseen the disaster that unfolded Great news! This weekend Chuffer launched three new business […]

Ice skating
Events: Know How

Skating Success

30th November 2016

We ask Arena Ice’s James Anderson to explains why a temporary ice rink can be a lucrative addition to a venue during the winter months There is nothing that gets people more in the festive […]