CarFest, Cheshire and Hampshire Product: Silent disco and headset hire Supplier: Silent Noize Events, 0203 727 5382,, Details: Created by Chris Evans, CarFest is the UK’s biggest family fundraising festival and takes place […]

The First Dance, one of the pilot events at Liverpool's Bramley-Moore Docks
Case Studies

Covid Test Event Findings

The Event Industry Forum’s Jim Winship summarises the Events Research Programme report published on 25 June. The government has published the report for Phase 1 of the Events Research Programme (ERP) which set out to […]

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Level Up Your Glamping

Tom Critchley from Caboose & Co. shares his expertise on designing the perfect event glamping zones. Having spent the last 18 months in national lockdown there will be a public clamouring to fill diaries with […]

Deer Shed Festival
Case Studies

Deer Shed: Base Camp Plus

A scaled down version of Deer Shed offering family friendly festival vibes and socially distanced camping. Selling out in 2019 with 10,000 paying attendees, the 2020 Deer Shed Festival was a very different affair as […]

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Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes with… Eddy Grant

How lead safety officer Eddy Grant managed 6,000 partygoers at a Liverpool warehouse as part of the government’s Covid-19 Event Research Programme. As legal and safety consultant for safety management company Symphotech, it was my […]

Beaconsfield drive through cinema

Ground Protection & Flooring

Drive-through Cinema, Beaconsfield Product: 1,208 Euromats Supplier: All Weather Access, 01371 700510,, Details: The popularity for drive-through cinema has soared in recent months, with products from All Weather Access proving popular among organisers. […]


Testing the Safety Net

How science and society came together in Liverpool for the Events Research Programme.  This blog piece was originally published by The University of Liverpool. The 28 April to 2 May represented a momentous five days […]

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Covid and Temporary Structures

MUTA’s Joe Chalk discusses how Covid-19 has affected the temporary structure industry. MUTA is the UK’s only trade association dedicated to marquees, tents and temporary structures. With the majority of members serving the events industry, […]

Wealden Times Midsummer Fair
Case Studies

Wealden Times Midsummer Fair

Featuring 200 hand-picked independent retailers, Midsummer Fair at Hole Park champions beautiful things from local suppliers. Now in its 13th year, Wealden Times Midsummer Fair is a delight for the senses as shoppers make their […]

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Entrepreneurs Chat

Tom Raynham

We talk to Viscount Raynham about the diversification of his family’s estate into a multi-use venue and glamping enterprise. Tom Raynham’s grandfather (7th Marquess Townshend) lived all his life in the beautiful Raynham Hall, considered […]

Covid test-at-home solution

Covid Test-at-Home Solution for Events

BNR Global has developed the first web and mobile Covid-19 test-at-home solution tailored to live events. Test A Guest is aimed at venues and event organisers who are looking for a manageable and viable way […]