The Event Industry Forum is making a further £13,000 available in grants for projects that will benefit the events industry.
The Forum, which brings together 28 trade bodies and similar organisations from across the event industry, is inviting applications for funds by April 29, 2016 and will announce successful bids in May.
Wine to you: Intrepid Fox launches direct delivery for small customers
Wine Innovations, makers of the single-serve Intrepid Fox ‘wine to go’, have launched a direct delivery service for its small volume customers.
Individualbuyers can now purchase Intrepid Fox directly from Wine Innovations, allowing them to access the product’s benefits without committing to a large volume purchase.
The decision to offer the service to smaller customers comes in response to increasing demand from caterers who want to take advantage of the benefits of the pre-packaged wine currently enjoyed by larger retailers.
Fireworks, lasers, Pixie - this show had the Lott!
VW Finance's new £25 million HQ in Milton Keynes opened with a bang last month. Pixie Lott topped the bill,supported by spectacular display of fireworks, lasers, lights and flames. The event was produced by DV8 Global Events and we demonstrated our expertise in rooftop fireworks, using the latest zero-fallout products to create a stunning yet safe close proximity viewing experience. 'We were blown away with the show' said DV8's Alex Beckett. 'Absolutely brilliant!' Have a look at our other areas of expertise (right). All our displays are individually designed and choreographed to the highest standards.
Call or email us to see how we can add some stardust to your big event.
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New Working at Height Guidelines
The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has published new guidance on the ‘Selection, Management and Use of Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (MEWP)’.
Following protracted negotiations with the industry, the Health & Safety Executive has been told it has to enforce the Construction Design and Management Regulations 2015 in the event industry. However, those who have robust risk management systems in place may not be affected too much, they say. To explain, the HSE has issued the following guidance:
Pearce Hire continues long-standing participation at the Showman’s Show
Pearce Hire continues their long-standing support of the Showman’s Show by confirming their presence at the exhibition on Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd October. Pearce Hire has regularly participated at the Showman’s Show because it offers an important platform for promoting their expertise in the provision of services for the outdoor and special events market.
Pearce Hire offers over 30 years knowledge providing power, lighting, audio, staging, project consultancy and production services to the outdoor and indoor event, festival, entertainment and corporate event industries. The Showman’s Show at Newbury Showground happens at a convenient lull at the end of the busiest summer season on record for Pearce Hire. It is an important platform for the promotion of the full range of services offered by Pearce Hire, and a chance for the team to network with current clients and discuss plans for the next 12 months, re-connect with old clients and meet prospective new customers face-to-face.