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Advice

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 […]

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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 […]

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Advice

Legal Foundations

28th January 2020

Thinking of setting up a venue? Geldards’ associate solicitor Rebecca Stojak offers six tips to help prevent you getting into legal difficulties. Although becoming a venue can be an excellent way to diversify, there can […]

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Veganuary – Dry January – Why January?

28th January 2020

New Year resolutions are always set with great intentions, however, how many are kept for longer than two weeks into the month of January? asks Andrew White. It’s been said that it takes anywhere from […]

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Industry Insights: Kelly Chandler

28th January 2020

A new look column from wedding venue expert Kelly Chandler – enjoy, and make sure to do your homework! The start of the year is an exciting and action-packed time as the number of couples […]

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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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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 […]

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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, […]

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Advice

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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Advice

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 […]