Barriers for Every Eventuality

Visitor Management

Barriers for Every Eventuality Red Herring Event Services 07860 950894 From crowd barriers to police met barriers, Red Herring Event Services (Red Herring) provide a range of fencing solutions for any local to […]

Oxygen House


Oxygen House Summer Festival, Devon Product: Ivory white tipis, lighting and furniture Supplier: Tipi Spaces, 01884 277306,, Details: Oxygen House’s Summer Festival, held at Escot Park in Devon, is a private two-day event […]

Reusable Cup

Reusable Cups 101

Make the swap to reusable cups with this ‘how to’ guide from City to Sea’s Refill project. If you want to produce epic events without creating piles of plastic waste, then this is the guide […]


Cost Shifts

METHOD Events’ James Dutton presents a breakdown a typical large-scale festival budget and discusses how things have changed in the last four years. Open Air Business asked me to create a rough breakdown of a […]

torchlight Festival of Camping
Case Studies

Torchlight Festival of Camping

Three nights of camping bliss in a Nottinghamshire forest courtesy of ‘the Friendly Club’. Having celebrated 100 years of its previous end of summer members’ get together, the Camping and Caravanning Club used time off […]

Tickets for trees

Tickets for Trees (and Lowest Booking Fees)

Citizen Ticket has announced that its self-service technology is now accompanied by the lowest booking fees within the ticketing industry. The premium ticketing software is provided with seamless integration to open air events, festivals and […]


Ticketing & Professional Services

CarFest 2022, Cheshire and Hampshire Service: Silent disco Supplier: Silent Noize, 0203 727 5382,, Details: Set up and run by Chris Evans to raise funds for Children in Need, CarFest is one of […]

Duncan Strain

Get to Know

Time to make some professional friendships – get to know the people behind the products! Duncan Strain Director/owner, Silent Noize Events 02037 275382, What does your company do? We provide nationwide high quality silent […]

Festival drawing

Industry Insights

Steve Heap, general secretary at The Association of Festival Organisers, gives his seasonal industry update. The safety and care of small children, youth and vulnerable adults is a key part of running events no matter […]

The Great Oak Stage

The Great Oak Stage

LS Events presents a behind the scenes look at the production of the Great Oak Stage at this year’s American Express presents BST Hyde Park. American Express presents BST Hyde Park returned to its landmark […]

Tramlines Festival performance
Case Studies

Tramlines Festival

Sheffield’s flagship festival, one year on from its involvement in the government’s Event Research Programme. Since production company Method Events got involved with Tramlines in 2019, the event has grown to welcoming a record-breaking 120,000 […]

Biemmendue UK

Arcotherm Becomes BiemmedueUK

After more than 30 years importing and distributing portable space heaters from Italian manufacturer Biemmedue Spa, Arcotherm is rebranding to become Biemmedue UK. This brings together the Biemmedue Spa and Arcotherm names to offer professional […]