Groundcare equpiment lawnmower
Advice

Landscape and Exteriors

10th January 2020

Making the most of outdoor areas with advice from expert suppliers. Groundcare Equipment About the Author Gary Whitney is managing director of STIGA UK. Established in Swedenin 1934, STIGA has more than 80 years of […]

Fred Roche outdoor cinema screen
Products

Outdoor Cinema

10th January 2020

Fred Roche Gardens, Milton Keynes Product supplied: 5m x 2.5m outdoor LED screen on a four week hire From: Ellievision AV (07790 132298 / www.ellievisionav.co.uk) Details: Ellievision AV was approached by MyMiltonKeynes, the Milton Keynes […]

Light shining purple and green through the trees
Advice

Up in Lights

10th January 2020

Event Equipment’s Victoria Rice on the surge in popularity for imaginative lighting at venues. We have been in the event production industry for many years and regularly watch trends come and go, but lighting certainly […]

The Venue photographed at dusk
Advice

A Picture’s Worth…

10th January 2020

A picture is worth 1,000 words so invest well says Andrew White. If there is one thing that Instagram has done to the business of meetings it’s kicked venues into touch about the need for […]

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Advice

The Right Response

10th January 2020

Get your wedding enquiry response on its A-game with Kelly Chandler. In wedding world, we’re soon to enter the busiest time of year for venue searches. Once the turkey is carved and the gifts unwrapped, […]

Vallum Farm kitchen gardens
Case Studies

Vallum Farm

10th January 2020

A farm venue distinguished by its outstanding food offering. Vicky and Peter Moffitt started offering weddings in earnest from their rural setting near Hadrian’s Wall in 2015. With high quality catering at the heart of […]

The 'painted castle' wall
Entrepreneurs Chat

David Boyle

10th January 2020

Known as the ‘painted castle’, Kelburn and its estate is a multi-faceted business. Along with a country park, it operates as a venue, glampsite, and hosts seasonal attractions including a summer festival. But diversification isn’t […]

Farm Business Innovation Show 2019
News

REVIEW: The Farm Business Innovation Show

10th January 2020

The largest show for diversification has closed its doors for another year. Event director Reece Morris shares some staggering facts and figures. Before we officially say goodbye to the Farm Business Innovation Show 2019 and […]

Hunter's Outdoors' Shady Spot design plan
News

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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News

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 […]

Crowd at Slapton Manor
News

Diversification Innovator of the Year

11th November 2019

Slapton Manor Farm, Northamptonshire, has been awarded Diversification Innovator of the Year (Small to Medium) at the British Farming Awards. Run by Barbara Smith and her two daughters, Sam and Jo, the diversification of their […]