Private Party
Products

Flooring & Ground Protection for Glampsites, Venues and Events

Private Party, Hampshire Product: FloorStak tailored cassette floor system plus structure support and levelling equipment Supplier: FloorStak, 07841 069627, alan@regenteng.com, www.floorstak.com Details: Joseph Benjamin Marquees (www.josephbenjaminmarquees.co.uk) near Aylesbury recently completed the first installation of its […]

Steve Luscombe
People

Get to Know…

Time to make some professional friendships – get to know the people behind the products! Steve Luscombe Managing director, DCRS 0800 043 2688, sales@dcrs.co.uk, www.dcrs.co.uk What does your company do? Hire, sales and service of […]

Child at a festival
Advice

Hire or Buy Crowd Barriers?

SafeSite Facilities’ Greig McGarva on when hiring crowd barriers makes sense. After several uncertain summers of cancelled, postponed and scaled-back events, this year’s alfresco events scene looks set to be a great one. For many […]

Green Energy solar panels
Advice

Green Energy Myth Buster

Common questions about greener energy management at events, with answers from Powerful Thinking. Q. Are biofuels bad for the environment Biofuels, especially palm oil and jatropha, are often cultivated on deforested land, displacing agriculture and […]

The Mighty Coe
Case Studies

The Mighty Coe

An on-snow ski and snowboarding festival for backcountry exploration fans. Held at the Glencoe Mountain Resort, The Mighty Coe’s format was a UK first. We talk to organiser Neil Dalgleish (experienced mountain bike festival organiser […]

Festivall Services
News

Event Operations and Staffing Services

As business grows so too does the team at Festivall Services. While the name may be new to you, having only formed in November 2021, the company has been built on the foundations of Josh […]

Gala Tent package deal
News

Hirer Package Deals From £1,583

Like many event and hospitality suppliers, Rotherham-based Gala Tent is braced for a busy peak season as the UK returns to its first summer with no Covid-related restrictions in three years. Add the thousands of […]

Rebranded Coalition Championing Events
News

Rebranded Coalition Championing Events

One Industry One Voice (OIOV), the UK coalition of associations and businesses created to champion the country’s events industry during the pandemic, has been expanded and rebranded to The Power of Events (UK). OIOV and […]

Marquee Hire
Products

Event Structures UK

National Strategy for Economic Development, Dundee Product: Staging, backdrops and visitor seating Supplier: QUICKBLOCK, 0141 478 0365, info@quickblock.uk, www.quickblock.uk Details: The Scottish government was launching its National Strategy for Economic Development and QUICKBLOCK was chosen […]

Drop-shaped coin falls from the fuel pump into the piggy bank
Advice

Red Diesel Law Change Impact on Events

Seeing red over the new diesel law. Changes to the law concerning the use of red diesel are coming into effect from 1 April, affecting thousands of hire companies across the UK. Hire Association Europe […]

SkyShow
Advice

Total Immersion

AGB Events’ creative director Anthony Bastic on the power of immersive events. What is an immersive event? For us an immersive event is something that you lose yourself in; it’s engaging and emotive and has […]

Shrewsbury Food Festival
Case Studies

Shrewsbury Food Festival

30,000 people celebrating the best of Shropshire food and drink. We talk to director of fun at Shropshire Festivals Beth Heath, the brains behind a range of Shropshire events that attract 90,000 to the county […]