The International Centre to host NAHT conference

The International Centre, Telford, has announced that it has won the contract to host the National Association of Head Teachers (NAHT) Annual Conference for the first time. Taking place from April 28-30,...

Festival to run alongside European Championships

Communities across Glasgow and Scotland are set to celebrate in 2018 as part of a Cultural Festival being developed to run alongside the Glasgow 2018 European Championships – a multi-sport event that brings...

Are suppliers consultants? David Tunnicliffe answers

To what extent do suppliers act as consultants to event organisers? To what extent is this role compensated? David Tunnicliffe, commercial director of GL Events, discusses.   Sales is a...

Pop-up theatre announced for Edinburgh Fringe

A new pop-up performance event space will be premiered at Edinburgh Festival Fringe this summer, purchased by the The Pleasance Theatre Trust. Designed by Triple E, the pop-up 80-capacity Project 33 will...

Meetings and Millennials launches

Meetings and Millennials, a network for young professionals from the meeting, incentive travel, conference, event and exhibition sectors to learn, connect and advocate, has launched. The network will...

LiveBuzz announces new appointments

LiveBuzz, the event registration, website and staffing provider, has announced a number of new appointments as the company continues to grow – increasing the size of its workforce by more than 10 per cent in...

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...