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Diversifying Assets in Light of Brexit

According to a recent survey conducted by Rural Solutions, 35 per cent of respondents were looking to diversify into the leisure and tourism sector, including as glampsites, farm parks and venues, to help future-proof their […]

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24 Hours

24 Hours with… Chris Kelly

A day in the life of Chris Kelly, short breaks director at Port Lympne Hotel and Reserve in Kent. My day starts depending on where I’m coming from. If it’s Monday morning I leave home […]

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Event Glamping

Fieldview Festival Description: A three day celebration of music and arts located in the Wiltshire countryside Product/service: 24x5m bell tents for festival guests, 10x5m bell tents for crew and artists, a chill out tent and […]

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Learnings from Fyre Festival

Titled by some as the “most disastrous festival ever”, Fyre Festival hit the headlines for its falsehoods and non delivery. If you haven’t seen the Netflix documentary yet, then I recommend spending 90 minutes of […]

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Fantastic Plastic

Michael Hall concludes his series on the problem of plastic by turning things on their head and offering a cradle to cradle solution. This article is much more fun to write than my previous two […]

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Event Planning Timeline

Jim Davey, MD of Redwood Event Solutions, discusses the ideal timeline from event idea through to event day, and what planners can do when time is of the essence. The saying ‘there aren’t enough hours […]

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Case Studies

The Bush Craft Show

The live face of Bushcraft & Survival Skills Magazine, the Bushcraft Show is in its ninth year and attracts over 12,000 outdoor enthusiasts. A glorious celebration of the skills needed for survival in the wild […]

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OAB Loves: Exteriors

Keeping things looking good on the outside. WE LOVE… Bespoke signage from The Sign Maker WHY? Having met the team at the Farm Business Innovation show last year, we really appreciate the care and craftsmanship […]

Dimpsey glamping hut


Gumboots & Wellingtons Description: A small glamping operation based in North Yorkshire, catering for cyclists and hikers among others Product: A bundle of major component parts for the self-build of a large shepherd hut, including […]

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Guest Comment: Andrew Stokes

VisitEngland director Andrew Stokes gives a run down of tourism in England today – the good news? Staycations are massive and there is a free business advice hub to tap into! Tourism is one of […]

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Glamping Trends

Tom Dixon of Canopy & Stars reveals his predictions for the 2019 glamping season. The Brexit effect Canopy & Stars predicts a 15 per cent rise in bookings for UK breaks as Britain leaves the […]

Europa International bar


A Field in the Depths of the Midlands Countryside Description: A private event featuring a two-storey inflatable structure! Product: Furniture hire Supplier: Europa International Telephone: 020 8676 0062 Website: Details: Europa was given an […]