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Soundforms to launch mobile stage

Soundforms is to launch a mobile acoustic performance shell this evening, which is set to “revolutionise classical open air concerts”. The new product is the idea of conductor and producer Mark Stephenson...
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AIF launch networking event for festival organisers

The Association of Independent Festivals is establishing a monthly night of networking and live music dubbed The Festival Social. The networking event will take place on the first Tuesday of each month,...
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Halo and Intent create new structure

The Halo LIVE has been working with Intent Marquees to develop a new structure for the outdoor events market. A test build has taken place to combine Halo's steel structure with Intent's stretch canopy. The...
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Shambala, LeeFest and Nozstock lined up for IOEX seminars

Stand Out magazine can reveal details of its Outstanding Seminars that will be hosted at IOEX next week. Three sessions will take place over two days, each focusing on sustainability, festival organisers and...
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EventServ launches recruitment drive

EventServ UK is launching a recruitment drive in search of new personnel to join its existing management team and event crew. The company is currently investing in regional depots in the Greater London Area,...
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Jockey Club Venues launches to corporate market

The Jockey Club raced out of the gates at Kempton Park last night with the launch of Jockey Club Venues. The new brand reflects The Jockey Club’s latest remit – to focus on the meetings and events market...
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NEC signs five-year sponsorship with Barclaycard

Barclaycard has signed a five-year partnership with the NEC Group. The move will see Barclaycard become official payment partner of The Ticket Factory and the LG Arena, the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) and...
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Coca-Cola announce Olympic torch relay concerts

Coca-Cola is to host four large Olympic torch relay celebrations in Glasgow, Birmingham, Leeds and Cardiff. Glasgow’s George Square (June 8), Birmingham’s Cannon Hill Park (June 30), Leeds’ Temple...
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LOCOG unveils Paralympic Torch

The London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG) has unveiled the Paralympic Torch to mark six months to go until the start of the Paralympic Games. The torch has been given a mirrored finish to reflect the light...