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Crowd safety fears force organisers to cancel Bloc

Crowd safety and management fears forced the organisers of Bloc to cancel the festival on Saturday morning, as thousands of fans travelled to London Pleasure Gardens to see Snoop Dogg and Orbital. At 00.45am,...
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Wayne Hemingway’s Vintage festival moves to Wilderness

Wayne Hemingway’s Vintage Festival will not take place from July 13-15 at Boughton House, Northamptonshire. Instead, the event will make a “guest” appearance at Wilderness festival from August 10-12 at...
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Morrisons’ MFest cancelled over bad weather

Bad weather has forced the organisers of the inaugural MFest to cancel the event. Superchannel Live, health and safety, Leeds City Council and Harewood House made the joint decision to cancel Morrisons first...
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BBC and AIF offer festival spots to East London talent

BBC Introducing and the Association of Independent Festivals (AIF) have united to give upcoming artists from East London an opportunity to perform at UK festivals, following their debuts on the BBC...
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UBM Live reveals plans for Confex and Live Experience

UBM Live has revealed plans for International Confex and Live Experience, formerly IOEX. At a press briefing yesterday, Jonny Sullens, portfolio director, UBM, and James Samuel, event manager, UBM, told Stand...
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Logistik co-ordinate no ordinary event for M&S

Logistik helped over 500 Marks and Spencer (M&S) employees take part in a 24-hour endurance cycling race last weekend – the Bike 400 Cycle Challenge is just one of a number of events that M&S is...