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City of Culture outlines programme of events for 2013

A programme of events to mark Derry-Londonderry’s City of Culture status in 2013 has been unveiled by Culture Company 2013, the organisation tasked with promoting the year-long campaign. The Field Day...
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Coldplay drive social media use with wristband technology

Flashing wristbands, illuminated inflatables, giant balloons, fireworks, lasers and branded confetti greeted Coldplay fans at Ricoh Arena this week, as the four-piece hit the road and began the UK leg of their...
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Allan Medcraft: Spoonful of medical advice

Allan Medcraft, managing director, Paramedico, and NOEA member, ponders the implications of new Care Quality Commission regulations on event medical services   The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has had...
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Samantha Pedder: Food for thought

Samantha Pedder, head of retail and hospitality, Newbury Racecourse, questions whether event caterers should take advice from high street eateries and concessions   It has become widely accepted that...
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Sea Odyssey named Liverpool’s most successful event

Sea Odyssey Giant Spectacular, the three-day event which saw a giant girl, giant uncle and her giant dog roam the streets of Liverpool in a magnificent piece of street theatre, has been named in an independent...
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Chester Council: Event and facilities management

Budget: N/A Deadline: 12pm on June 7 Contact: claire.booth@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk Info: Chester West and Chester Council are seeking a supplier to manage the facilities, including catering, and...