Chris Morris

Industry Legends – Chris Morris

Tally Wade talks to a fifth generation family member of Morris Site Machinery, a company that is passionate about delivering energy efficient power and lighting to outdoor events Morris Site Machinery is a British owned […]

Ice skating

Skating Success

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 […]

Sustainable festival

Sustainable Events

What can we do to make outdoor events more sustainable? asks NCASS director Mark Laurie With world powers committing to endeavour to limit global warming to below the agreed two degree point of no return, […]


Site Plans

A Q&A with Rik Haines of Tarren Production on how to critique the viability of a site for an outdoor event, and how to create a site plan Be it a festival, country show or […]

Music Festival
Case Studies

KingsStock Music Festival

A deliberate ‘slow grow’ strategy has kept financial risk at a minimum while creating a solid reputation for a music festival that celebrates creativity What began as a community-focused event in a garden near Cambridge […]

The Garden Oven Company

Product Focus: Hot Tubs & Cooking

Glampsite facilities to impress your guests Three Ingenious Uses The Firepod 01342 821995 This stylish, portable oven heats up quickly and not only cooks perfect authentic pizzas and flat breads, but also doubles up […]

Hot tub in the woods

Hot Tubs

Duncan Moore looks at why hot tubs are the next ‘must have’ for glampsites, and how to choose and maintain them As glampsite users become more spoilt owing to the availability of glampsites on offer, […]

Cooking Outdoors

Alfresco Cooking

Guests after quirky but comfortable accommodation need something with similar qualities to prepare their alfresco meals. Duncan Moore investigates If someone has chosen glamping over traditional camping, it is highly unlikely that they will be […]


The Time is Now

Evidence shows that right now could be the best time to start a glamping business, says Sarah Riley Tourists wanting to vacation closer to home rather than booking a holiday overseas have delivered a boost […]

Case Studies

The Little Hide

An ‘adults only’ city glamping operation just outside York with bespoke pods and grand plans for next season After being inspired on holiday by three pods that were used as extra rooms at a B&B, […]

Isabel Smith Wedding Consulting

Product Focus: Marquee Interiors

Transform any marquee space with help from these businesses Venue Transformation and Event Management Oasis Events 01608 651100 Oasis Events has a flexible, creative and collaborative approach to transforming any venue – from marquees […]

Wedding Dinner Celebration

Style Trends

Dan Gill, founder of caterer and event management company Dine, explains how a little creativity can make a couple’s dream outdoor wedding become a reality Marquees are the perfect setting to provide versatility for a […]