Winter Function Advice

Words of wisdom from suppliers for those running winter marquee events Graham Jordan, Managing Director From: Cooling and Heating Solutions Contact: 01590 681434 / What is your best advice for organisers of winter functions? […]

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Light up the Sky

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, […]

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Bawdon Lodge Farm

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 […]


REVIEW: Farm Business Innovation Show

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 […]

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Succession Planning

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 […]

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30th AFO Conference is a Sold Out Success

‘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 […]


24 Wigwams for Glenlivet Forest Park

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 […]

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Revolutionary Artificial Candle

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 […]