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...

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...

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...

Manchester Folk Festival launched

Manchester Folk Festival, a new annual festival in Manchester celebrating the best of English folk and acoustic roots music, has launched; announcing its first six concerts ahead of a full programme launch...

Eden Festival announces funding and new stage

Eden Festival, the music festival, has secured funding from EventScotland, part of VisitScotland’s Events Directorate, through the National Events Programme for a new development, which will also celebrate...

Attitude and apprenticeships are key to developing talent

As 2016 came to an end, the Government approved the first Event Management Apprenticeship programme, aimed at giving a structured route into the industry and an alternative to the University Degrees in Event...

Kent Event Centre to host alfresco cinema experience

Kent Event Centre, the event venue, has announced that it is set to host an alfresco cinema experience with the open-air cinema events company, Alfresco Events. The “movie under the stars” experience...

Seventa Events wins Christmas contract

Seventa Events, the event agency, has been granted a five-year Bournemouth Borough Council contract to provide the town's Christmas offering. Seventa Events will move away from the German Market of previous...

Protec deliver for IDEX opening show

Protec, the event production company, engaged for the third consecutive time, has delivered the opening ceremony production for IDEX (International Defence Exhibition and Conference) in Abu...