Industry Green Survey 2017 Reveals UK Events Getting Smart with Power & Travel
A major shift in the way UK festivals approached energy management and travel planning in 2017 has been revealed in the third annual Festival & Events Industry Green Survey.
The survey, run by Powerful Thinking, shows that the percentage of UK festivals actively working with their power suppliers to increase efficiency and reduce fuel doubled to 50% of events between 2016 and 2017. It also shows that the percentage of festivals promoting sustainable travel to their audiences has risen from 28% of events in 2016 to 80% in 2017, a significant change.
Read the full results of the survey and find recommendations for key resources to help in the areas identified as priorities for next year's sustainability goals HERE.
Simon Care: 7th Mar 2018 17:32:00
Gdpr (general Data Protection Regulations)
Members will have read lots about GDPR over the last few months. It is shortly to become law and you need to make sure you are up to speed. By far the best advice we can offer you is to look at the website www.ico.org.uk look at their section on GDPR 'Twelve Steps to Take Now'. This is taking the words straight from the horse's mouth and there is also a questions and answers section if you get into difficulties. It is not an onerous task, for most of our members it will hardly affect us, but there are some points there that need to be noted.
24th May 2018
Everyone and their dog is talking about the new GDPR regulations coming in May this year. But very few people are offering you a concrete solution.
24th May 2018
Head For The Hills Festival Wins Id&c’s Bursary!
ID&C, the UK’s leading provider of security wristbands for festivals and live events, has announced Ramsbottom’s Head for the Hills Festival as the winner of its Grass Roots Festival Bursary and recipient of the £2500 grant.
21st May 2018
A Tax Reminder
Market stalls and caterers attract VAT!
16th May 2018
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