Normally people choose marquee hire for parties such as weddings, anniversaries, important birthdays and other special events. When doing so it’s perfectly natural to think only about how the marquee will be the perfect setting for it, and what wonderful memories you will create. In order to do this best, however, it’s important that you ask about the worst case scenarios that you could face. Continue reading
If you are after a marquee hire, then you must know that extra planning is needed if the tent is to be placed onto hardened surfaces. Many marquees rely on long steaks, which have been hammered into the ground, for support. If this cannot be done, ballast or weights need to be used to safely anchor the tent down. There are also some varieties of marquee specifically designed for hard surfaces including Clearspan, or framed marquees. Continue reading
One of the unavoidable facts of modern life is that we all have to be aware of the risks and liabilities associated with any form of event we hold. The introduction of Health and Safety legislation has firmly shifted the onus of ensuring venues are safe to host events has been very firmly placed on those organising the event. This responsibility is underlined by the fact that organisers and venues are now held liable should something go wrong.
Marquees can be used on a multitude of surfaces. While this does make them highly practical, considerations have to be made as to how they will be anchored down. It is vital to ensure they are stable and safe whilst they are in use. Continue reading
When a winter function of any kind comes to mind, a sort of fairytale wonderland scene will most likely pop into your head. As perfect as this might seem, many events fall short of achieving it. When planned in the correct manner though, your event really will be the glistening paradise you’ve always dreamed of having. Continue reading