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Five Things You Need To Know When Hiring Event Staff

Paul Campbell is the founder and director of the Purple Patch Group, a business that started life as an event agency in London over...


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Fiona Measham wins the UKFA’s Outstanding Contribution to Festivals Award

UK: The UK Festival Awards has announced that it will present this year’s Outstanding Contribution to Festivals Award to Professor Fiona Measham. Throughout her 30-year academic career...

Parklife generates £13 million pounds worth of economic benefit to Greater Manchester

UK: Following its 10th anniversary edition, Manchester’s Parklife festival has revealed it generated an estimated £13 million pounds worth of economic benefit to Greater Manchester in 2019. A total...

AVA Festival & Conference enlists former ADE director Richard Zijlma

UK: AVA Festival has teamed up with former Amsterdam Dance Event director, Richard Zijlma, who will help shape the programme of its upcoming London...

Flare Audio develops premium eco speaker

UK: A new loudspeaker by Flare Audio aims to disrupt commercial and domestic audio markets by offering premium sound quality and clarity, while using...

Festyvent launches new app features

UK: Festyvent, the live events-focused data analytics firm, has integrated several new and enhanced features into its app. The first of the bunch is called 'SAFE@FESTIVAL',...

FESTIVAL 250

Festival 250: 2018