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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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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, […]

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Networking

10th November 2019

Claire Lee on connecting with new clients both online and face to face. Networking is a great way of getting your brand/product out there into the marketplace. This can be face to face networking, or […]

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Markers of Success

10th November 2019

How venues can help event bookers with reputational ROI and demonstrating brand values in a post-Attenborough world. Spending big money on an event inevitably means that there needs to be some kind of return on […]

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Directory Listing Strategies

10th November 2019

Should your venue list with wedding directories? Kelly Chandler and Emma Hla explain the why and the how for the best return on investment. You already have the message that your online presence is vital […]

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Industry Insights: Andrew White

26th May 2019

Suppliers – Food for Thought How do you set up a catering suppliers list? Andrew White asks Gavin Bevan, senior operations manager at a truly unique venue, the Natural History Museum. Catering is a huge […]

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It’s All Go!

26th May 2019

Looking after your couples and yourself at this hectic time of year, with Kelly Chandler. Wedding season is most definitely here. I’ve only got to have a quick scroll through my Instagram feed to know […]

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Industry Insights: Andrew White

8th April 2019

Business Coaching Andrew asks: ‘Are you corporate compatible?’ The Open Air Business Gathering was a masterstroke and I take my hat off to Tally for bringing such an engaged, enthusiastic and eclectic group together. The […]

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Increasing Revenue

8th April 2019

Upselling, add-ons and protecting your USP, with advice from Kelly Chandler It’s been very on trend for the new breed of wedding host venues to offer flexibility, to allow couples more of a blank canvas […]

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GUEST COMMENT: How to Dress a Room

12th March 2019

Part 2 of Helen Lowe’s event furniture insights People always say that you ‘just know’ when you find the perfect wedding dress (or suit, possibly), and I have to say I have always felt exactly […]