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16
Nov
2015

Glitz and Glam at the WESC Charity Fashion Show

With dazzling displays from Exeter College’s fashion students, a glitzy Champaign reception, and even a hugely entertaining charity auction, this year’s WESC Foundation Fashion Show had it all. Building on the popularity and success of the 2014 instalment, this year’s extravaganza was of greater size and scope; a fantastic entertainment space was provided courtesy of […]

15
Nov
2015

More than just paper hats at Exmouth’s Christmas Cracker

5th Dec 2015 will see the welcome return of one the best Christmas events with an EX postcode – the Exmouth Christmas Cracker! Every year, Exmouth Town Council put in an enormous effort to bring a festive spirit to the people of Exmouth and surrounding areas with this fantastic free-entry event. Last year saw the […]

31
Oct
2015

Sound Events proud to supply marquees to Rugby World Cup Fanzone in Exeter

Despite England’s early exit from the tournament, Exeter City Council have nonetheless made an enormous effort to bring the exciting spirit of rugby to the people of Exeter. The Fanzone showcased RWC matches on a giant screen, as well as providing a bar and local food concessions alongside interactive exhibits and musical entertainment. With well […]

8
Oct
2015

Tips for office Christmas party organisers in Devon

It’s the time of year once again when office managers, business owners, and HR departments face the biggest challenge of the festive season – putting on a staff Christmas party. Whilst many will settle for pound shop decorations and cold pizza slices, others will recognize the moral boost that a proper bash can bring – […]

2
Oct
2015

Around the World With Michelmores Solicitors

  Office parties don’t usually look like this… Sound Events was once again proud to produce the Michelmores Solicitors annual summer party which, in the same fashion as 2014, took place in the beautiful grounds of a popular local tourist attraction. With an “Around The World” theme to work to, the creative minds at our […]

19
Aug
2015

Are you a 2016 bride?

Enquiries and bookings for the 2016 wedding season are now rolling into our inbox thick and fast – and although it seems that couples get in touch earlier every year, it’s never to late to consider the range of packages we have to offer. Today we weigh up the differences of holding your wedding outdoors […]

6
Aug
2015

No job too large!

Late July meant the return of our biggest annual tent build, a behemoth structure in which a yearly military celebration is held. The photo above shows just how impressive a space our range of Clearspan marquee stock can produce. Entertaining over 600 people, the main structure was complemented by ancillary tents providing space for caterers, […]

30
Jun
2015

Insight into setbuilding at Sound Events

Although you’ll predominantly find Sound Events crews building structures and stages or operating lighting and sound systems, we’re lucky enough to have a raft of additional competencies that are particularly specialist. This post focuses on the building of set for music festivals. We’ve built set for Hijacked Festival, Beautiful Days, and Aeon Festival over the […]

9
Jun
2015

It’s a record! 40 tents erected across 10 days by Sound Events

“Our busiest ever week… ish” – famous last words from Sound Events MD James Keating. The ten days surrounding the end of May and beginning of June proved to be a perfect storm of activities and celebrations in the Exeter area, with 4 large Exeter University events, 2015’s Respect Festival, and a raft of private […]

29
Apr
2015

Marquee Hire for the 21st Century!

2015 has been a momentous year for the Sound Events office team. Aside from a quality phone line and a shiny new kettle for the crew being installed, we’ve made a couple of technical changes that we think both our regular and new customers will love! Firstly, those of you out there seeking  marquee hire […]

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