Thorough Events appoints Andrew Evans as MD

Thorough Events, the company behind the Concours of Elegance, has appointed Andrew Evans as managing director. Evans joins Thorough Events at a period of massive international expansion in the business,...

Edinburgh Festivals receive £10 million funding boost

The Edinburgh Festivals will receive £10 million in funding over the next five years, the Scottish Government has confirmed. The Scottish Government and City of Edinburgh Council will each provide £5...

Initials activates Epic Entrances campaign for Strongbow

Initials worked with Strongbow cider at Victorious Festival, Portsmouth, this weekend, bringing a summer-long live activation to a close. The experiential specialist worked with the cider brand to create a...

Fraudsters more likely to target festival tickets

A new study that looks at ticketing industry fraud reports that festival tickets are most likely to be targeted by fraudsters. The research, conducted by Riskified, found that orders for festival tickets...

Tower of London to host new BBC Good Food Show

Historic Royal Palaces has expanded its relationship with River Street Events and BBC Good Food to host BBC Good Food’s Feast at the Tower of London. The Tower of London, one of six venues cared for by...

CMA consults event industry on funfair rule changes

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is inviting the events industry to comment on proposals, which will see changes to rules stipulated by The Showmen’s Guild of Great Britain. In December 2016,...