RIAT awards Lion Trackhire four-year contract


The organiser of the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) has awarded Lion Trackhire a four-year contract to supply temporary roadway and ground protection access solutions to the military airshow. With upwards of 140,000 visitors, the RIAT organising team has tasked Lion Trackhire with providiing enough kit and equipment to ensure the show’s family audience can […]

Norwich to host BBC Radio 1 Big Weekend 2015


The city of Norwich has been named as the next location for the BBC Radio 1 Big Weekend 2015. The announcement was made this morning by BBC Radio 1’s Nick Grimshaw, who revealed that the event would run on May 23 and 24, taking place at Earlham Park. Thousands of lucky music fans will be […]

Northampton Borough Council: Security and stewarding


Budget: N/A Deadline: February 20 Contact: aliveatdelapre@northampton.gov.uk Info: Northampton Borough Council is seeking suitable contractors for security and stewarding services for this year’s Alive at Delapre 2015 concert on July 17-19.  

Barbican welcomes £1m event enquiries in first two weeks of 2015


Barbican looks forward to a big year of business events with £1million of enquiries made within the first two weeks of 2015. The continued growth of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama’s state-of-the-art Milton Court as well as  spaces such as the Conservatory and Barbican Hall has seen an increase in business events being […]

European growth plans lead ADI to appoint new recruits


Screen rental specialist, ADI has expanded its sales team so that it can focus on growth and expansion in France and mainland Europe. ADI has recruited Jordan Garland as business development manager and Frederique Laporte in the role of sales support. Nick Robinson, ADI’s director of screen rental, commented: “The new appointments will help us […]

Ticketscript launch Flow entrance management and guest list app


Ticketscript, self-service digital ticketing solution provider, has launched a free entrance management and guest list app. Following successful trials in 2014, the app – called Flow – enables event organisers the ability to manage their event entrance without the need of investment in external equipment. The launch of Flow comes after the company’s announcement of its […]

Drp to deliver Triumph Motorcycles’ global dealer conference


Drp has been awarded the contract to produce the Triumph Global Dealer Conference (GDC) 2015 to be held at ExCeL London later this year. Motorcycle manufacturer, Triumph Motorcycles has tasked the agency with delivering the event that will see approximately 1,600 delegates attend – drp will help deliver all aspects of the event experience, from delegate engagement, creative […]

Job opportunity: Steeldeck Rentals seeks a project manager


Project manager - £28k – £38k Steeldeck Rentals is looking to recruit a new project manager. The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing quotes with drawings and seeing through projects to their completion from site visit to de-rig. A knowledge of Steeldeck is essential; and the ideal candidate would have a background in scenic construction. […]

Job opportunity: Steeldeck Rentals Ltd hiring Hires Co-ordinator


Hires Co-ordinator – £20k – £25k Main Responsibilities include: Dealing with customer enquiries, preparing quotes and liaising with warehouse and drivers, knowledge of Steeldeck and temporary structures preferred but not essential, The ideal candidate would have experience working in a busy office with the ability to handle multiple enquiries at one time. Please apply via […]

Event Buyers Live issues call to action as registration set to close


Live events professionals are being urged to register for Event Buyers Live following a final call by its organiser to sign up for the industry event. Registration for the buyer meets supplier event, which takes place at Luton Hoo Hotel, Bedfordshire, on March 4 and 5, will close on Wednesday, January 21. Neil Fagg, event […]