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News

Shining a Light on Sustainability

11th November 2019

Making its debut at the Showman’s Show this year was the brand new SMC Genpac 10 from Morris Site Machinery, which drew much attention with its low noise level 1,500rpm Kubota engine and easy access […]

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News

Reusable Solution for Smaller Events

11th November 2019

Green Goblet, the UK’s largest supplier of reusable cups, is extending its digital printing service to accommodate small orders for bespoke events and intimate parties. The brandable Ecocups are made of polypropylene making them durable […]

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News

Envirobanner – PVC Replacement

11th November 2019

Having launched Enviroflag, Harrison Creative Event Branding has developed Envirobanner. An environmentally friendly replacement for PVC, Envirobanner is a lightweight alternative to PVC that’s made from 100 per cent recycled plastic material and has a […]

Looe festival main stage
News

Festival Saved by its Community

11th November 2019

A Cornish music festival returned for a second time in September after being saved by its community. Despite being sold out in 2018, Looe Music Festival was cancelled when its host charity went into administration. […]

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News

Survey Sheds Light on Food Waste

11th November 2019

New research conducted by Lime Venue Portfolio, in partnership with BCD Meetings and Events, has underlined the need for the business events industry to take a lead in tackling food waste. The findings form part […]

Leftover single use tents after summer festival
Advice

Campsite Waste

11th November 2019

Teresa Moore on a perennial festival problem – single use tents. Back in 2018, we were confronted with the aftermath of festival camping when image after image of campsite waste, mainly tents, appeared in the […]

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Advice

Minimising Weather Risk

11th November 2019

How to reduce insurance cost in a changing climate with advice from Integro’s associate director Gary Brooks. They do say you that you can’t eliminate risk. In terms of financial risk, in some circumstances, that’s […]

Crowd at Shambala Festival 2019
Advice

Charity Partnerships

11th November 2019

Kambe Events’ Kate Burgess on creating events with heart though charitable collaborations. As an organisation, setting out core principles that animate and guide your decisions can lend everything you do a sense of integrity and […]

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Case Studies

Starry Skies Family Camp

11th November 2019

Festival fun outdoors for children and their grown-ups. Starry Skies provides a safe natural environment for children to adventure in, and plenty of after dark fun for parents. It has sustainability embedded at its core […]

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Products

Site Infrastructure

27th May 2019

Wonder Fields  Description: A three day arts, crafts and music event in Devon, Wonder Fields 2019 is on 12-15 July at Great Fulford Estate, Cheriton Bishop, EX6 7AJ (www.wonderfields.co.uk) Products supplied: Fencing and barriers Company: […]

Advice

Guest List Culture

27th May 2019

The Masked Ball’s event director Kelvin Batt shares the financials of his 12 year old festival and explains why ‘freebies’ could be the straw that breaks the camel’s back. I’ve run The Masked Ball for […]

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Advice

Safeguarding Children

27th May 2019

Suzi Clark from experiential events company Kit and Caboodle asks, “Do you make adequate provision for children at your event?” National Children’s Day took place on the 14 May. It’s all about the importance of […]