The Game Fair 2021

Record Numbers at 2021 Game Fair

Record numbers of people attended the Game Fair at Ragley Hall in Warwickshire at the end of July. 119,378 people visited across three days – the most in the event’s 62 year history. The first […]

Government Backed insurance

£750m Government Backed Insurance for Events

The National Outdoor Events Association (NOEA) has welcomed the announcement of the £750m government-backed insurance scheme. Partnered with Lloyd’s, the Live Events Reinsurance Scheme will see the government act as a ‘reinsurer’, stepping in with […]

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Six Weeks of Silent Discos at Cloud Nine Glamping

Silent Noize Events, the Birmingham based headphone supplier, will be bringing the ‘silent’ party to the Cloud Nine Glamping festival series which takes place at three sites in Dorset, the Cotswolds and Norfolk this summer. […]


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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The Showman’s Show Back this Autumn

Organisers of The Showman’s Show have confirmed that the event will be held at Newbury Showground from 20–21 October 2021. “The government setting out a roadmap to steadily ease the current lockdown and a tentative […]

Capers festival

The Highlands’ Covid-safe Glamping Festival

Capers in Cannich is billed as Scotland’s first festival created in response to Covid-19. Planned for 28-31 May, the exclusive outdoor glamping festival will be held at Invercannich Farm in Cannich. Complete with social distancing […]

South Coast Events Forum

South Coast Events Forum

The South Coast events community has pulled together to create the South Coast Events Forum (SCEF). From award-winning event organisers to industry-leading event suppliers, the forum brings together event professionals from across the South Coast […]



The Event Production Show will be held at Farnborough International on the 26-27 May. In a statement, organisers said: “After various conversations with our official partners, exhibitors, and many industry heavyweights, we are confident that […]

5 on the farm

5 on the Farm Festival

Channel 5 will host a new festival of rural life over the August Bank Holiday at Cannon Hall Farm, Barnsley, where the channel’s show ‘This Week on the Farm’ is filmed. More than 10,000 visitors […]