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The BRITS, a new event and some glossy photos

As the events industry gears up for another season to begin, I sense that a lot of event organisers are glad of the calm before the storm. Of course, we’ve still had our ears pressed firmly to the ground...
Scrampton

Northrop Gunman sponsors airshow

Northrop Grumman, the security specialist, pledged its support to the new Scampton Airshow earlier this month with an agreement to become the show’s title sponsor. Scampton Airshow’s director, Paul...
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Screwfix LIVE returning to Farnborough

Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre has confirmed the return of Screwfix LIVE to the venue in the autumn of this year. Increasing to 9,500 square metres in exhibition space and 170...
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Money talks, or so thinks Matt Storey

Exciting business and event opportunities await, but in some seriously dodgy places, so says Matt Storey, director – business development at Gallowglass   Hands up everyone who’s looking to...
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Don’t be greedy, urges Paul Reed

Paul Reed, AIF general manager, talks about why companies eating up the festival market might harm the industry   A couple of weeks ago, Live Nation announced the acquisition of regional UK...
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Going beyond Brexit, ponders Charlotte Wilson

Charlotte Wilson, MD of Pure Events and EVCOM member, revisits her Brexit stance, and its impact on the industry   It wasn’t a surprise to me that the country voted to Brexit. More than anything...
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GL events announces three-year contract

GL events, the temporary structures company, has secured a partnership with West Green House to provide temporary structures that will support the attraction’s Opera Festival during the summer, for the next...
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GE19 line-up revealed

The line-up of speakers and sessions has been announced for the Green Events and Innovations Conference (GE19), organised by A Greener Festival and the ILMC. The event will take place on March 7, 2017, at...
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ide Systems expands fleet of products

The power distribution specialist, ide Systems, has expanded the fleet of products available through its ide Rental service with the addition of its new mains distribution unit, the MD63. The product is a...
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ID Kids launched

PDC BIG, the supplier of people identification equipment, has enhanced its range of ID solutions with reusable and secure ID Kids – personalised wristbands for children. The PDC BIG ID Kids wristbands...