Call for Volunteers – York Mystery Plays

York Mystery Plays is one of the largest community events in the city’s calendar and it is looking for volunteers to help make it the biggest and best yet. From the Mystery Plays call out: York Mystery Plays is an exciting event that only happens every four years and is performed over two Sundays in […]

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The new Purple Guide is now online

Event organisers will be (or at least should be) very familiar with the Purple Guide – it has provided guidance across a range of subjects from crowd management to fireworks, medical provision to waste management, and so on, since 1993. Over the last couple of years the HSE have undergone consultation with industry practitioners and […]

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‘The History Man’ – from The Stage newspaper

In the briefest moment of something falling between vanity and self promotion, i thought i’d share this article with you that was first published in The Stage newspaper on 16th of August 2012. It sheds a bit of light on what i spent a good chunk of the summer doing and Kevin frames my role […]

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The Little Festival of Everything

The Little Festival of Everything Returns to North Yorkshire this June. I was lucky enough to catch the last iteration of this great event as a punter. Well worth supporting if you are in the vicinity: here is some blurb from their press release: Last November a small village in North Yorkshire innovated a grand […]

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Mystery Soul Music Festival 10 Aug – 25 Aug – York

Just picked up the info on this festival in York over the summer – it is a fantastic looking lineup! York Theatre Royal and J-Night have just announced six summer nights of the hottest jazz, gospel and soul music to celebrate the York Mystery Plays 2012 in August. The line-up features Ruby Turner, Snake Davis, […]

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