Robert Wright

Robert Wright

Managing Director

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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DCMS launches round 2 of the broadband competition for event venues

2nd February 2021 in All News, Industry News by

Today DCMS is launching round 2 of the broadband competition for event venues.

As part of the Tourism Sector Deal and the UK Government’s International Business Events Action Plan, DCMS launched a new scheme in August 2019 to improve broadband […]

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Government says lap dancing clubs are worth saving but inbound tourism isn’t

25th January 2021 in All News, Industry News by

The
Business Visits and Events Partnership (BVEP), Coach
Tourism Association
(CTA), Confederation
of Passenger Transport
(CTP UK), English UK,
ETOA, Tourism
Alliance and UKinbound have collectively expressed their
despair and disbelief that Government has again chosen to deny businesses in
the inbound tourism sector, […]

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All Party Parliamentary Group Evidence Session Held

18th January 2021 in All News, Industry News by

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Events (APPG) today
held its first formal Evidence Session for the current Parliament.

Chaired by the Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, Chair of the APPG,
and attended by a number of […]

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All Party Parliamentary Group For Events Holds Inaugural Meeting

8th December 2020 in All News by

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Events (APPG) held its first meeting today following its re-establishment as an official APPG in Parliament, to elect its Officers and outline its objectives for the year ahead.Members of […]

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Updated Government Guidance on COVID-19

23rd November 2020 in #SafeStrongTogether, All News, Industry News by

Government COVID-19 Winter Plan

The government has today announced its proposed
plans for the resumption of business events post lockdown under a new and
expanded Tier system.

The plan allows for business events to take place
indoors and outdoors, in […]

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Updated Government Guidance on COVID-19

20th November 2020 in #SafeStrongTogether, All News, Client News, davies tanner News, Industry News, IT'S TIME by

Rapid Covid tests to support eventsThe government is planning to roll out 200 million rapid Covid tests from January 2021, which will allow anyone testing negative to get a ‘freedom pass’ to attend sport, concerts […]

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All Party Parliamentary Group for Events Re-established

18th November 2020 in All News, Client News, Industry News by

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Events (APPG) has now been re-established as an official APPG in Parliament following the appointment of a new Chair and Vice Chair.The Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, Member of […]

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