Sign in or Register
 
 
THE WINTER MASH-QUERADE PRESENTED BY MASH MEDIA
Register today to receive each issue absolutely FREE!


Sales Manager
London

Sponsorship Manager
London

Marketing Executive
South West, London

Sales Executive
London



Tom McInerney, director of Etherlive gives EN his cyber security top...

EN discovers Millbrook is a diverse venue with added va-va-voom. ...

David Becker, co-founder of zkipster, talks to EN about audience...

Exhibition News October 2014
October 2014

Three world record attempts at beer festival
posted on: 2/8/2012 13:56:38
beer festival

The Great British Beer Festival is planning to showcase three new world records at its five-day event, starting next week.

The show, organised by the Campaign for Real Ale (CAMRA) starts at Olympia on Tuesday 7 August with a trade-only day and runs until 11 August.

Last year the event was held at Earls Court and had more than 60,000 visitors, and 1,000 different drinks.

But with the new venue, organisers have scaled down expectations, expecting up to 55,000 visitors and 800 different drinks. The move is due to the Olympic volleyball at Earls Court.

In a summer of record-breaking in London, Dean Gould will also try to beat his current beermat flipping record of 208, and his world’s fastest 301 checkout at darts, which stands at 36 seconds. He will also try and set a record at a 501 checkout. 

Festival-goers will have the chance to play some classic British pub games such as bar skittles, and experience an eclectic live music range.
 
The joint organisers of London’s first Independent Hotel 12 show at Olympia claim to have sold 80 per cent of its floorplan 12 weeks from launch.
 
Got a story for Exhibition News? Email us: exhibitionnews@mashmedia.net


Print:
Email:
Share article:

COMMENTS
Would you like to Leave a Comment?

LATEST NEWS
UBM claims good Q3 performance
posted on: 24/10/2014 14:15:23
Organiser UBM’s latest interim management statement has said growth in the events business has helped drive performance, though results will continue to be affected by currency movements.

Excel London has announced a new partnership with luggage concierge firm Portr, to deliver a new ‘premium travel experience’ for attendees visiting exhibitions hosted at the venue.

The NEC has extended its partnership with NCC Events, the exhibition arm of the National Caravan Council (NCC) to host its two exhibitions for the next three years.

Mischendahl to leave Logistik Group
posted on: 23/10/2014 12:24:23
Joint MD and Logistik Group founder, Dirk Mischendahl has revealed he is to step away from the event agency after eighteen years at the helm.

EN supports event blogging industry
posted on: 23/10/2014 11:15:14
Preparations for the second National UK Blog Awards (UKBA15) are underway, with Exhibition News as an event category sponsor.