Hillhead set to expand in 2018

Hillhead, the event for quarrying, construction and recycling, is set to expand in 2018. The 2016 event hosted a record 476 exhibitors and enjoyed a 7.1 per cent show-on-show increase in attendance with 18,601...

Ramside Event Catering wins Pride contract

Ramside Event Catering, a subsidiary of Ramside Estates and event caterer, has been chosen to head up the public bars and food outlets for thousands of attendees at this year’s 10th Newcastle Pride festival,...

MelodyVR and UMG partner for immersive experiences

MelodyVR, the virtual reality company, and Universal Music Group (UMG) have announced an agreement to co-produce and distribute virtual reality music experiences that will be available on MelodyVR, featuring...

Live Nation partners with Isle of Wight Festival

Live Nation, the live entertainment group, has joined forces with John Giddings to invest in the Isle of Wight Festival. As part of a new investment agreement, Live Nation via LN-Gaiety has become the...

Manchester Folk Festival launched

Manchester Folk Festival, a new annual festival in Manchester celebrating the best of English folk and acoustic roots music, has launched; announcing its first six concerts ahead of a full programme launch...

Eden Festival announces funding and new stage

Eden Festival, the music festival, has secured funding from EventScotland, part of VisitScotland’s Events Directorate, through the National Events Programme for a new development, which will also celebrate...

The Brewery to launch Polynesian experience

The Brewery, the event venue, has unveiled its summertime pop-up; from June to August the City of London venue will transform into a Polynesian experience. The Brewery’s courtyard will be transformed with...

Weezevent to open UK office

Weezevent, the ticketing solutions company, will open a UK office in Manchester. Already operating in France and Canada, the operations will be headed up by Benjamin Garner, who previously worked at...