Partner for Plymouth Music Event
The AFO Office has been contacted by Plymouth City Council with the following request:
"Plymouth City Council is looking for a partner to deliver a high quality, mass appeal music event starting in 2018. The venue for this event would be the stunning and unique Plymouth Hoe with breath-taking views across Plymouth Sound, one of the most beautiful natural harbours in the world.
Plymouth Hoe has hosted MTV Crashes Plymouth for four consecutive years, a major music event which has been delivered by Plymouth City Council in partnership with MTV UK and continues in July 2017. Up to 20,000 music fans attend each day of the event which is filmed for MTV and broadcast around the world.
Interested parties can register at www.supplyingthesouthwest.org.uk and search, ‘Ocean City Music Festival’ to download the soft market test documentation which includes details of how to submit an initial proposal.
The deadline for initial proposals is 12noon on Friday 30th June 2017."
AFO: 20th Jun 2017 12:15:00
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!
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21st May 2018
A Tax Reminder
Market stalls and caterers attract VAT!
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