Event Organiser Magazine - Issue 110 PDF Print E-mail

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110 NEWS
  • The Commission for a Sustainable London 2012 has published its in-depth review into whether the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games delivered promised levels of sustainability.

  • Media 10 is organising a major ‘one-off’ event in Buckingham Palace Gardens next summer for holders of Royal Warrants to celebrate the 60th anniversary of The Queen’s Coronation.

  • Royal Armouries International, the Leeds based corporate entertainment and venue management company, is facing a bill of more than £50,000 as it rebrands its flagship venue in reaction to the Savile scandal.

TESA
  • Following the disruption of the Jubilee and Olympics this summer, work has restarted on drafting the new ‘Purple Guide’ with the aim of publishing the first sections early in 2013.

INSURANCE
  • Another wet summer for the outdoor events industry this year has underlined the necessity of taking out weather insurance. Brian Kirsch, managing director of Event Assured, talked to Simon Ambrose about why insurance needs to be built into event budgets, rather than being left as an optional extra.

SECURITY
  • The Home Office has launched consultation proposals for a new UK private security industry regulatory regime.

SHOWMAN'S SHOW
  • Weather warnings did nothing to deter well over 4000 visitors descending on Newbury Showground for this year’s event.

Event Organiser Magazine is the official journal of TESA (The Event Services Association), the UK body representing event organisers and suppliers to the industry. The magazine is published five times a year and distributed to key names in the trade.