HorrorConUK to return to South Yorkshire

A horror convention will feature a selection of illustrious names from the horror genre when it returns to South Yorkshire next month. HorrorConUK 2017, which attracted more than 3,000 people last year, will...

Live Nation takeover bid under investigation

An investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is being launched to examine the completed acquisition of LN-Gaiety Holding (Live Nation) of Isle of Wight Festival. The CMA has published its...

PinPointer acquires Maynineteen

PinPointer, the brand and experiential agency, has announced the acquisition of the experiential and live communications agency, Maynineteen. The acquisition brings together the insights into shopper...

Multiplay Events launches rental arm

Multiplay Events, the UK’s leading games events company, has announced the launch of Multiplay Rentals, the rental arm to Multiplay Events. The company now offers the full range of services to facilitate...

Ballantrae Festival of Food and Drink set to return

The Ayrshire-based event, Ballantrae Food and Drink Festival, will return for a third year and be held on June 11, 2017, the event organiser has revealed. The event will feature an array of chefs and food...

Hyundai Mercury Prize announces 2017 dates

The Hyundai Mercury Prize has announced its dates for 2017. The shortlist of twelve Hyundai Mercury Prize “Albums of the Year” will be revealed at the “Albums of the Year” launch event on July 27,...

UK cities urged to bid for 2022 Commonwealth Games

The Government is calling on UK cities interested in hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games to work up plans for how they would stage the event, culture secretary, Karen Bradley, has announced. The UK...

Bespoke structure to take centre stage at new RHS show

A reconstruction of Joseph Paxton’s Great Conservatory is just one of the features that will greet visitors at the Royal Horticultural Society’s (RHS) latest flower show, RHS Chatsworth Flower...

IGNITION set to return to Glasgow

IGNITION Festival of Motoring, the motoring event, will return to the SEC Glasgow this year for a three-day event, from August 4-6, 2017. Building on the success of 2016’s inaugural event, IGNITION 2017...

UK to be delivery partner for Lima 2019 Games

The Peruvian government, through its “Special Project for the Planning and Development of the Lima 2019 Games”, and the UK’s Department for International Trade, have arranged for Peru to receive UK...