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Following on from our Managing Director’s recent feature in our Meet the Team series, and his comments on virtual reality holding a vital place in the future of events, we thought we should elaborate a little. Virtual reality (VR) is like something that used to feature in sci-fi films of the 70s and 80s, which perhaps adds an element of novelty and nostalgia to the technology. ...

Meet The Team: Interview With Nick Grecian, Managing Director With the year drawing to a close, and the busy events calendar becoming only slightly less busy, we wanted to take the opportunity to pinch a little bit of our Managing Director’s time to get to know him a little bit better. Nick Grecian, brother of Paul Grecian, Founder of Gallowglass, is the current Managing Direct ...

Much like the chicken and egg dilemma, who organises events for events professionals? Thankfully, the answer is lots of people! There are numerous events both in the UK and in Europe that look to share the industry’s success, highlight innovation and allow people to connect. As event organisers know all too well, this is where some of the best conversations are had. If you oper ...

During our time in the crewing industry, we have had the opportunity to work at countless venues across the country. The purpose of our meet the venue series is to shine a light on the amazing venues that we have worked with while showcasing the skills of the Gallowglass team. This month, we’ll be taking a look at the Theatre Severn in Shrewsbury to get to know the venue a lit ...

Event organisers and the industry in general, are in a fortunate position where they have the opportunity to give back to the communities within which they operate. No matter where in the UK you work, or where the events are held, there are numerous opportunities to enrich the lives of the people that live and work locally. Events are a great time, where people come together to ...

In just a few short years, The Shard has become an iconic addition to the capital’s skyline, showing that hard work and perseverance give rewards. The story of The Shard’s construction is something of a roller coaster journey, facing setbacks and challenges from day one. However, since completion, The Shard has gone from strength to strength and has proven to be one of London’s ...

Over the last couple of years, we have sat down with various team members from across Gallowglass to find out a little more about them. Everything from their first day to their funniest stories and life outside work has been featured. However, in this time, one person has managed to avoid the spotlight, our noble leader and founder Paul Grecian. Here, we have the chance to get ...

With the social awareness of human impact on the environment at an all-time high, we’re beginning to see more and more green approaches within the industry. Whether this is led by event organisers, brands or suppliers, the importance of minimising our collective effect on the environment is something that many more people are aware of within the industry. In this article, we’ll ...

London is one of the best cities in the world to host an event. Whether this is a large scale exhibition, an exclusive awards ceremony or something in between, London’s catalogue of venues will have something to suit all preferences. Many of the capital’s venues are historic structures, such as the Royal Albert Hall or Hampton Court Palace. However, over the last few years, we ...

Our Meet the Team series is all about sharing the experiences of our team and giving them an opportunity to share stories from both inside and outside of the Gallowglass world. This time, we had the pleasure to interview Adam Cable, our Regional Manager for London, and pick his brains about his time with us.  What was your experience before joining the Gallowglass team?  I wo ...

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