27 Aug

Video #105 Event Health & Safety Part 1

video vlog #105 Event H&S Pt1
Click on image below for video   [caption id="attachment_9187" align="alignleft" width="300"] Video #105 Event H&S Pt1[/caption]             Video #105 Event Health & Safety Part 1 I wanted to just talk a little bit about health and safety. I know it’s a subject that we can all be a little bit nervous about. Certainly, when I was younger in the event industry, I was pretty terrified about putting my name to anything. It's just common sense in writing Back in the day, we used to call it common sense and of course health and safety actually...
17 Apr

Plan Early & Secure Your Resources

Planning is more critical than ever. Each year, local authorities are dealing with more and more outdoor events, which has prompted them to become far savvier when it comes to their own knowledge and understanding. Make no mistake, this is a good thing for the industry. However, what it does mean is that organisers need to think very carefully when they decide to put on a festival. What we noticed last year is several organisers who – despite having the very best of intentions – simply didn’t plan well enough to deliver the event they had hoped for. This was...