SMART energy lawnmowers

New Mowers for SMART Energy Usage

7th April 2020

STIGA has developed two new machines powered by its next-generation 500 Series System synchronised batteries. This ensures quiet, emission-free operation with minimal maintenance requirements. The high-performance batteries work in sync, balancing the different charges for […]

Newbury Racecourse

Behind the Scenes with… Nigel Whiston

29th February 2020

With 650 people on site at Newbury Racecourse for two days of filming, event manager Nigel Whiston has a lot to content with. I started to work for Newbury Racecourse in 1990 and, with a […]

Norfolk Mead Hotel

Interiors and Furniture

25th February 2020

The Norfolk Mead Hotel Product supplied: Mattresses and divan bases Supplier: Mattressman (0333 577 5773 / Details: The Norfolk Mead Hotel, a four-star Georgian country house within eight acres of private land, hosts unique […]

The garden of Crathes castle in Scotland, United kingdom

Kelly Chandler

25th February 2020

Wedding industry insights from Kelly Chandler. This month has been full of one-to-one consulting as I’ve found myself working with rural venues in Norfolk, Gloucestershire and Devon. Variety has most definitely been the spice of […]

Green powder explosion on white background.

Green is Back in Season

25th February 2020

Go ‘deep green’ with a holistic view on your operations and what this means to event buyers. The start of spring is on the horizon with fresh growth on the trees, fields across the country […]

Guitarist on stage, soft and blur concept

Starting Out

25th February 2020

Venue and Ventures’ Iain Beaumont offers an overview on getting your event venue up and running. As with any new venture, getting off the starting blocks can be one of the most daunting aspects. For […]

Alcott Weddings tipi site
Case Studies

Alcott Weddings

25th February 2020

A lakeside event field with dedicated hosts and a stellar preferred suppliers list. Having pulled off her own special event – a 30th birthday party – Lucy Poole set about transforming her family’s farm into […]

Event set up in a barn

Spike in Farmers Looking at Diversification

24th February 2020

Almost half of British farmers are looking at diversifying their businesses due to the biggest change in funding for decades following Brexit, states a report by NFU Mutual. It shows that 48 per cent of […]

Towcester Racecourse, Northamptonshire

Heat, Power and Lighting

28th January 2020

Towcester Racecourse, Northamptonshire Products supplied: Outdoor/indoor LED lighting and festoon lighting From: Ellievision AV (07790 132298 / Details: The challenge was to take a racecourse, with two opulent main function buildings and over 300 […]

Field of flowers under conservation
24 Hours

24 HOURS WITH… Matt Pitts

28th January 2020

The important work carried out by meadows advisor Matt Pitts as he works with landowners nationwide to restore wild flower meadows. No two days are the same in my role as meadows advisor at the […]

Leicester City Festival dome


28th January 2020

Leicester City Festival 2019 Products supplied: 18m event dome and 5.8m glamping dome From: TruDomes (02476 326585 / Details: Leicester’s City Festival 2019 included activities for children and performances designed to celebrate the city’s […]