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People

Rosanna Dean

16th September 2020

Using TANKFEST 2019 to illustrate, Rosanna Dean gives a comprehensive overview of her role as events manager at The Tank Museum, Dorset. No two days are the same in the position of the events manager […]

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Products

Back to Business

16th September 2020

Products and services to support the events industry. REVOLUTIONISING POP-UP ACCOMMODATION Caboose & Co 01273 086368 www.cabooseandco.com Caboose & Co. has been hustling hard to survive the challenging times that we’ve all found ourselves in. […]

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Advice

Post-Covid Responsibility

16th September 2020

Selina Donald, The Bulb, presents her guide to sustainability, safety and events in a post-lockdown era. We could never have forecasted the impact of Covid-19, but it’s not too late to learn from this and […]

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Advice

New Ideas

16th September 2020

Resilient festival organisers create new style events, says AFO’s Steve Heap. The Association of Festival Organisers (AFO) has always known its members are dedicated and resilient, but we really did not expect so many events […]

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Case Studies

Wild Fields

16th September 2020

A reiteration of Wild Paths, a multi-venue event launched last year, Wild Fields has become the finale to Norfolk Showground’s Summertime Social. We talk to Wild Paths’ Benjamin Street and Norfolk Showground’s Stephanie Crowe on […]

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News

Rural Business Network – Digital Innovator

16th September 2020

Recently launched, Rural Business Network is a finalist in the British Farming Awards’ Digital Innovator of the Year category. Proud farmer and founder Jo Martin is thrilled that Rural Business Network has been shortlisted. “It […]

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News

Two Exclusives for Pop-Up Accommodation

16th September 2020

Although not the year that any of us could’ve predicted, the team at Caboose & Co. has used the lull in the events sector to its advantage, got the crayons out and is proud to […]

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News

Edinburgh Festival Builds Playground Stages

16th September 2020

The shutdown of Edinburgh International Festival’s (EIF) live events this year inspired the creation of the Play On: Stages project. Expected to run for two+ years, the initiative is building stages in primary school playgrounds […]

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News

Outdoor Transmission of Covid-19

16th September 2020

Parkrun has published findings of a rapid review of evidence for outdoor transmission of Covid-19. The research was commissioned by parkrun and undertaken by the Centre for Sport, Physical Education and Activity Research (spear) at […]

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News

Updated Guidance for Events

16th September 2020

The Events Industry Forum has updated its guidance on keeping audiences and workers safe at events following the Prime Minister’s announcement about new restrictions on groups of people getting together. In a statement, it said: […]

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Products

Bounce Back: Event Suppliers

2nd September 2020

Embrace the new normal with products and services from event suppliers. Re-inventing Bar and Table Service Tri-Star Packaging 020 8443 9100 www.tri-star.co.uk/portabrands As venues re-open, the biggest challenge is how to maintain social distancing and […]

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Advice

Social Distancing Tools

2nd September 2020

OnePlan’s Paul Foster introduces his calculators for delivering socially distanced events. In any other year, summer festival season in the UK would be in full swing. However, the current government regulations to control the spread […]