Wilde Lodge
Products

Marquees & Structures

Wilde Lodge, Powys Product: Bespoke large safari-style canvas marquee Supplier: Bond Fabrications, 01453 767171, enquiries@bondfabrications.co.uk, www.bondfabrications.co.uk Details: Wilde Lodge is a magical location perched above a river in Powys and centred around a beautifully restored […]

Savage BBQ
People

Get to Know…

Time to make some professional friendships – get to know the people behind the products!. Eddy Brown Director, Savage BBQ 0115 8990323, ed@savagebbq.co.uk, www.savagebbq.co.uk What does your Company do? Manufacture and supply of bespoke BBQ […]

Children blowing bubbles
Advice

Family Friendly Events

Stephanie Wallis asks if your venue is missing a trick or two when it comes to child guests. Now that the world of hospitality has opened up there is an increased focus on family-friendly events. […]

Ideas Fest
Advice

Curating Creativity

Andrew White on how changing workplace culture is evolving the traditional event model. The who, what and whys of business events has changed and there’s little point in holding on to the tried and tested […]

Married couple by a river
Advice

Elopement Weddings

Opportunities for venues to cater for small but beautiful wedding celebrations. Often when we think of weddings we imagine large, formal celebrations with extended family and friends gathering to witness the union of their loved […]

Dell of Abernethy firepit
Case Studies

The Dell of Abernethy

Events, workshops and holidays in a multi-functional tipi space right on the edge of a Cairngorm forest. We talk to owner Polly Cameron about the importance of looking after your team and providing a “relaxed, […]

Savage BBQ Fire Cage
News

Fire Cages and Tables

Savage BBQ Fire CageSavage BBQ has come a long way since it’s humble ‘lockdown idea’ beginnings. The family business of husband and wife team Eddy and Rachel Brown began with the now well-known Fire Cage […]

VR Headset
News

Half of Brits Welcome Hospitality Tech

New research from Oracle Hospitality and Skift suggests that over half (57%) of Brits are interested in using metaverse/VR to explore accommodation virtually before they book. Mainstream hospitality is listening, says the report, with nearly […]

Bride and groom walking in mountains at sunset. Around the stunning scenery with views of the mountains and canyon Mangup
Advice

Go Outdoors

Outdoor weddings are here to stay as the government announces a permanent extension to licensed wedding venues. After a robust campaign by members of the wedding industry, the interfaith community and the wider public, the […]

Great Betley Farmhouse
Products

Bars & Catering

Great Betley Farmhouse, Sussex Product: Event catering food truck Supplier: Old Skool Bus Catering & Events, 07918 761981, hello@oldskoolbusevents.com, www.oldskoolbusevents.com Details: Being an outdoor venue, Great Betley Farmhouse gets lots of wedding couples, corporate clients […]

White waitress small business owner bartender barista writing orders in clipboard wearing blue apron talking on phone for takeout takeaway delivery looking at the camera at the bar counter
Advice

Experiential Learning

Caroline Cooper on how to get team members noticing and learning from experiences inside and outside of work. Most of us are familiar with mystery shopping and using this as a way of gathering feedback […]

Young business people in office
Advice

A Place to Interact

As savvy event producers recognise that face to face is more about creative interaction than stodgy conference programmes, savvy venues need to reshape their offering. It used to be said that ‘content is King’. Content […]