Steve Luscombe
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Time to make some professional friendships – get to know the people behind the products! Steve Luscombe Managing director, DCRS 0800 043 2688, sales@dcrs.co.uk, www.dcrs.co.uk What does your company do? Hire, sales and service of […]

Chilfest Weekender performance
Behind the Scenes

Steve Butcher

Festival owner Steve Butcher runs us through his festival day at Chilfest Weekender. This July a cloud of hairspray and glitter will likely rise above the Chiltern Hills as 80s music royalty including The Proclaimers, […]

Light Up Trails
Behind the Scenes

Libby Battaglia

Light Up Trails’ executive producer Libby Battaglia takes us behind the scenes of Christmas at Cowdray. It takes between nine to 12 months to plan and deliver a winter illuminated trail. The process starts in […]

Lady Meditating
Entrepreneurs Chat

Amber Lort-Phillips

We talk to Wales’ Business Woman of the Year winner, Amber Lort-Phillips, about developing new business ventures at Lawrenny Estate. Working in the wellbeing industry for over three decades, Amber Lort-Phillips is a health and […]

Bronte Hall employees
Behind the Scenes

Bronte Hall

We chat to Bronte Hall about starting over post-pandemic hiring out giant tipis for weddings and events with her partner Brett Jackson. The last 18 months have been challenging, to say the least; the whole […]

DJ at festival
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 […]

Girl blowing bubbles in a field
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 […]

Broadlands aerial shot
Behind the Scenes

Richard Jordan-Baker

Looking after the management of the Mountbatten family’s house and collection at Broadlands, as well as PR and a growing events programme, director Richard Jordan- Baker tackles some complex issues. About Richard My name is […]

Charlie and Caroline Gladstone
Entrepreneurs Chat

Charlie Gladstone

Practising what he preaches, Charlie and his family are living ‘the Good Life’, with multiple countryside enterprises split between two estates. In 1990, Charlie Gladstone and his wife Caroline left jobs in music and design […]

Aerial shot of drive in cinema
Behind the Scenes

Behind the Scenes: Andrea O’Hagan

Andrea O’Hagan explains how Covid-19 has diversified her pop-up cinema business. At the beginning of 2020, experiential, open air and live events had been seeing a great growth annually of around 8% in the UK […]

Aerial shot of Heart of England
Entrepreneurs Chat

Stephen Hammon

How former DJ and promotional vehicle builder Stephen Hammon created a quirky events empire in the ‘Heart of England’ before diversifying into glamping and office pods. “Everything I do is about entertaining people and making […]