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REVIEW: The Showman’s Show

10th January 2020

Michelle Tayton reports on innovation and sustainability at the 2019 Showman’s Show. Returning to Newbury Showground on 16 October 2019, the Showman’s Show is a key date in the calendar of event industry professionals. Commenting […]

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Beale Wildlife Park’s Event Space

9th January 2020

The event fields at Beale Wildlife Park are perfect for festivals, fairs, concerts and weddings. With over 8 hectares (nearly 21 acres), the event fields are situated on the border of Berkshire and Oxfordshire. The […]

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An Even More Flexible Shady Spot

9th January 2020

Hunter Outdoors’ Shady Spot canopy was on full display at this year’s Glamping Show and visitors to the company’s stand were encouraged to imagine how it might work for them. Ideas ranged from the obvious […]

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Year of the Outdoors for Business

9th January 2020

Visit Wales announced the “Year of the Outdoors” for business events at IBTM World in Barcelona, a leading global event for the meetings, incentives, conferences and events industry, in December. The year will also celebrate […]

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Two Awards in First Year

9th January 2020

In its launch year, Falkirk’s Vibration Festival has won two major awards. It took the Best Outdoor Festival title at the Scottish Outdoor Leisure Awards (SOLA) and, more recently, the National Outdoor Events Association’s (NOEA) […]

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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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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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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 […]

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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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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 […]

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Hire Industry Organisation Boosts Services

17th May 2019

The Hire Association Europe (HAE) has announced a major restructuring of its business operations to capitalise on the success of its SafeHire Certification scheme, optimise revenue and improve the efficiency of its training and recruitment […]