Robert Wright

Robert Wright

Managing Director

Updated Government Guidance for Meetings & Events

10th May 2021 in All News, Industry News by

As we continue to work closely with our colleagues at DCMS, the BVEP and other stakeholders, we are providing some updated guidance for the hotel, meetings and events sector following response to Step 3 of […]

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Don’t sell me today, sell me tomorrow

6th May 2021 in All News, Industry News by

One of the ironies of the past 12 months, is that after five years of constantly hearing about disruption within the industry, it actually happened. Albeit for all the wrong reasons, and certainly not in […]

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Briefing Note on Updated Roadmap Guidance for the Events Sector

8th April 2021 in All News by

Guidance has been published which is designed to assist local authorities in ensuring that events are able to go ahead safely and in accordance with what is permitted at each step of the Roadmap. Key […]

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davies tanner launches Global Destinations Marketing & Communications Report in partnership with IBTM Events

24th March 2021 in All News by

Today, davies tanner launched its Global Destinations Marketing Report in partnership with IBTM Events on the IBTM Connect platform.

Taking part in the launch were; Neil Brownlee, Head of Business Events, VisitScotland; Tracy Halliwell MBE, Director […]

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Updated Government Guidance on Stage 2 Wedding Venues

23rd March 2021 in All News by

The Government has issued further guidance on holding weddings during Stage 2. The new guidance states that, from 12th April, wedding ceremonies can take place in venues which are permitted to open for the purposes of […]

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How trusted news might be the secret to recovery

9th March 2021 in All News by

Trust and confidence. Two words which will come to define how quickly the business events sector heals, and renews, as it begins the long-awaited journey to recovery following the pandemic. A recovery in which the […]

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Briefing Note on Updated Roadmap Guidance for the Events Sector

5th March 2021 in All News, Client News, Industry News by

The Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP) have been
working with the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) to
clarify the situation regarding the conditions under which events can operate
from the 17th May & 21st […]

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APPG for Events Statement on the Government’s Roadmap for Leaving Lockdown

24th February 2021 in All News, Client News, Industry News by

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Events (APPG) welcomes the publication of the Governments coronavirus roadmap, announced by the Prime Minister on Monday, which sets out the gradual lifting of restrictions, and in particular the […]

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All Party Parliamentary Group For Events Extends Collaboration Across Westminster

10th February 2021 in All News, Client News, Industry News by

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Events (APPG) has made
contact with several other official APPG’s in Westminster as it looks to expand
its work in support of the UK events sector.

Chair of the APPG, the Rt […]

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BVEP says latest research shows an industry on the brink of collapse

10th February 2021 in All News, Client News, Industry News by

The Business Visits & Events
Partnership (BVEP) have said that with still no sign of a roadmap to reopening,
event businesses, suppliers and event professionals, having faced nearly a year
without trading and employment, are now on the […]

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