GL Events
Products

OAB Loves… Bars!

26th January 2018

Apart from the obvious, here’s why we love these outdoor event bar concepts WE LOVE… Experiential concepts from GL events WHY? Anyone who visited the Showman’s Show this year couldn’t fail to be impressed with […]

Fire at event
Advice

Fire!

26th January 2018

The fundamentals of fire safety for outdoor events with safety expert Chris Hannam For any outdoor event or festival to run safely, it is essential that there is suitable and sufficient pre-planning on behalf of […]

Advice

Welfare Service

26th January 2018

It’s much more than just ‘the drugs tent’ says Corinne Lane My first experience of working in a welfare service was with Penny Mellor at Reading Festival. When the charity Penny worked for, Festival Welfare […]

Advice

Event Marketing Toolkit: Part 3

26th January 2018

The final instalment in event marketing from the team at Event Insurance Services – useful tools for promoting your event We have looked at pre-event, mid-event and post-event promotion in the previous two articles in […]

RHS Garden Rosemoor
Case Studies

Rosemoor’s Glow

26th January 2018

An enchanting trail of light with Christmas shopping and entertainment on-site RHS Garden Rosemoor is a public display garden run by the Royal Horticultural Society in North Devon. It has traditionally hosted Christmas markets in […]

Firepits UK
Products

OAB Loves… Cooking!

26th January 2018

Glampsite cooking – there’s no better way WE LOVE… Fire pits from Firepits UK WHY? Cooking outdoors, close to the heat with smoke and flame – it’s just glorious. The most obvious and most satisfying […]

Hikki Hot Tub
Products

Hot Tubs

26th January 2018

Hot tub products for one of the most requested glampsite facilities Portable, Durable Scandi Hot Tub Hikki +46 (0)70 637 08 20 www.hikki.se Bohemen is the outdoor hot tub for those that value a quality […]

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Advice

Holiday Hot Tub Guide

26th January 2018

The British and Irish Spa and Hot Tub Association (BISHTA) gives advice on the ‘business use’ of domestic hot tubs Hot tubs have been increasing in popularity as additions to glampsites in recent years, as […]

Advice

Accreditation

26th January 2018

Getting accredited without losing your unique edge; Stephanie Currie explains Quality in Tourism’s new Unique Accommodation Assessment For most of you, the yurts and tipis will be dissembled and packed away in a local farmer’s […]

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Advice

Glamping Trends

25th January 2018

Dan Yates, founder of Pitchup.com, talks about the outdoor accommodation industry, and trends and issues it faces in 2018 One thing for sure is that the outdoor holiday accommodation sector is buoyant. It continues to […]

Brook House Woods
Case Studies

Brook House Woods

24th January 2018

It’s all about wood at this Herefordshire glampsite that offers sustainably sourced structures overlooking the Malvern Hills A serendipitous encounter made dreams come true for actors Penny Tasker and Will St Clair. Offering timber structures […]

Wedding dreamcatcher
Advice

Interiors Advice

24th January 2018

Interior designer Nikkita Palmer explains the impact of personal, immersive and ‘nature’ themed celebrations on the choice of style and décor for weddings in 2018 With the launch of our wedding and event prop hire […]