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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Music Act 2012

The 1st of october 2012 marks the start of the Music Act 2012 designed to ease the bureaucratic burden on smaller venues wanting to put on live music. In 2003 the new Licensing Act added extra regulation around entertainment. The Music Act 2012, 9 yrs later, is a response to pressure from the industry on […]

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ISAN Environmental Sustainability Toolkit

Just caught wind of this… looks like a really useful publication for anyone in the outdoor creative industries and events… The ISAN Environmental Sustainability Toolkit is now live and downloadable for free from the Downloads section of the ISAN website and from Julie‚Äôs Bicycle. The Toolkit focuses on practical achievable measures and highlights examples of […]

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