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Stage and Sound

How your event can deliver top performances with the right selection of suppliers Adam Morton, designer Bullet Stage 07725 181374 www.bulletstage.co.uk What advice can you give an event organiser? Get in early! Great crew and […]

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Festival Décor

Part of the leading UK festival brand Bestival, consultancy and prop hire company House of Bestival is an industry leader in decoration at festivals and events. Learn how the team creates wonder and how you […]

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Could you do more?

Claire O’Neill, co-founder of A Greener Festival, details how events can embed sustainable practices at their core for business and reputational wins In the last decade, the event sector has moved in leaps and bounds […]

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Case Studies

The Supercar Event

A family friendly motoring event set around the track at Dunsfold Park, home of Top Gear Beginning as a group of Ferrari owners offering rides to children undergoing treatment for brain injuries, this family event […]

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Canvas Structures

How tents, tipis and yurts can elevate outdoor accommodation to the next level Guy Cutler, founder Fron Farm Yurts 01994 419775 www.yurtsforsaleuk.co.uk How can yurt accommodation benefit a glampsite? Yurts are an excellent choice for […]

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Are You Summer Ready?

Tree Tents International’s Anna Hedley runs through ways to maximise summer glamping opportunities Summer’s just around the corner and it’s time to get your site ready if you want to attract the crowds. More and […]

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Legendary Design

Design fans, this one’s for you! Open Air Business takes a look at the finalists of the UK’s first glamping design competition In September last year The Epic Retreats project posted a tender competition calling […]

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Case Studies

Brownscombe Luxury Glamping

Luxury glamping near the south coast of Devon with a touch of farm life Following careful research, Kate Tregoning and her family have created a luxury glamping offering on their farm. By enhancing the environment […]

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OAB Loves…Loos!

What the Open Air Business team loves about these event toilets What we love Luxury loos without a trailer Why? IGLOOS Moduvac and Panelled Loo Systems mean venues can have temporary toilet facilities with an […]

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Industry Legends – Jon Parr

The man who first introduced the giant event tipi to the UK on his passion for professionalising the marquee industry Profile Name: Jon Parr Role: Managing Director Company: Tentipi Contact: 01256 883163 / jon.parr@tentipi.com / […]

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The Show Round

Conduct a brilliant venue show round with top tips from Kelly Chandler Consulting You’ve worked hard at your branding, at your website content, on your wedding offering, launched a wedding PR campaign, you’ve worked diligently […]

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Branding

How to have your chosen customers fall in love with your venue, with tips from Isabel Smith Every business needs a brand, whether you own a bicycle shop, a global multinational or a wedding venue. […]