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Advice

Event Advice

12th August 2017

Event industry experts share their knowledge and how they can help Advice from: John Radford, owner, JR Event Services Specialism: Event service consultant Contact: 01275 406760 / info@jreventservices.co.uk How can an event organiser turn their […]

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Advice

Control of the Cash

4th August 2017

Having a sound overview of an event’s finances is crucial for its success says Nick Eade, who also warns about cutting corners At first glance event finance is a dreary topic for an article, but […]

Festival crowd
Advice

Beware the Crowd Safety ‘Expert’

4th August 2017

Chris Hannam of Stagesafe warns of inexperienced crowd management practitioners and how to spot one The definition of crowd management is the systematic planning for, and supervision of, orderly movement, assembly and dispersal of people. […]

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Case Studies

Deepdale Hygge

4th August 2017

Finding ‘happiness’ on the North Norfolk coast Jason Borthwick has returned to Deepdale Farm having leased it out for 10 years. Along with Chris Hancock, the pair have created a series of events which complement […]

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People

Industry Legends – Carwyn Lloyd Jones

3rd August 2017

An interview with the winner of Channel 4’s Cabins in the Wild, a television series following the eight finalists of the Epic Retreats project in which designers created accommodation for a Welsh pop up glamping […]

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Products

OAB Loves… Site Facilities

3rd August 2017

What the Open Air Business team loves about these facilities for glampsites WE LOVE… Portable sanitation for off-grid sites from Plastic Solutions WHY? A solution for off-grid and temporary glampsites that want to offer flushing […]

Woodland glamping
Advice

The Wonder of Woodland

3rd August 2017

Jason Thawley discusses the healing power of woodland, forests and green spaces, and how low-impact structures can open up opportunities for people to enjoy their well-being benefits Trees can have a restorative and therapeutic effect […]

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Advice

Business Models

3rd August 2017

Kate Morel investigates the various ways to set up a glamping business. From a 28-day pop-up site to a multi-million-pound resort, read on to find out which would suit you One of the subjects that […]

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Case Studies

Heartland

3rd August 2017

The team behind UK tent making company Spirits Intent has introduced the concept of glamping to Central Italy through a live-in event centre with a difference Lucy Friedlander and Nitsan Morag host transformational events and […]

Essential Supplies
Products

OAB Loves… Power

3rd August 2017

Top products from our advertisers to help power your functions WE LOVE… The Powerpack 300+ from Portable Power Technology WHY? Got an off-grid venue? This fab all in one power pack is fully solar adaptable, […]

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Advice

Do you Speak Bride?

2nd August 2017

Kelly Chandler explains how to win over couples by speaking their language It’s commonly agreed that people do business with companies and people they like and key to liking them is often in feeling that […]