Jul 08, 2019 10:00 AM

Considering moving towards a career that combines your love of the outdoors with your ability to plan and organise? Gaining valuable specialist outdoor event management skills will upgrade your event experience and enhance your career opportunities in the industry.  Outdoor events come with a range of challenges but also open up a world of creative event locations that result in memorable and unique experiences for attendees. MASTERCLASS  IN OUTDDOOR EVENT MANAGEMENT COURSE, LONDON, COURSE DETAILS Course Name: MasterClass Certificate in Outdoor Event ManagementCourse Start Date: Monday 8 July 2019Course Duration: 2 days (Monday & Tuesday)Course Hours: 10am - 4pmCourse Venue: Venues at ExCeL London, E16 1XL Certificate:  MasterClass Certificate in Outdoor Event ManagementAwarded By: The Event School London COURSE HIGHLIGHTS *Expert tuition from Outdoor Event Management professionals*Build your events industry network *Small groups with strictly limited numbers offer a unique experience*Training Centre ideally placed within one of Europe's premier venues - ExCeL London, host to major international  events such as World Travel Market. LEARN MOREwb: https://www.eventschool.london/product-page/masterclass-certificate-in-outdoor-event-management-course-1 em: [email protected]: 0203 239 0950 save: Subscribe to our updates and receive a 10% Fee Saver Promo Code COURSE CONTENT The outdoor events industry  Event managers role in outdoor event management Outdoor event purpose, objectives and theme Identifying location requirements Sourcing the ideal location  Undertaking site inspections and evaluating outdoor events and locations Identifying permissions required and legalities that apply Site layout, design and facilties required - e.g. fencing, staging, seating, temporary offices, toilets, dressing rooms, pitches etc Temporary structures Sourcing and coordinating outdoor event services and contractors e.g. security, traffic and car-parking marshalling, first aid and medical providers, music, entertaiment, AV and pyrotechnics, cleaning, scaffolding,pop-up and staging suppliers, inflatables, signage, landscapers, outdoor furniture hire, ticketing and registration services etc  Outdoor event catering options Enhancing the visitor experience Using technology for outdoor event management Key elements of risk assessments and H&S for outdoor events Contingency planning  Crowd management Event managers role during site build up, open phase and breakdown Measuring and evaluating event success Trends in the outdoor events industry

Jun 12, 2019 6:00 PM

*Complimentary tickets available for E2E members. Email [email protected] for your members-only ticket* We have teamed up with IWG (Regus and Spaces), the UK's largest serviced office provider with a network of 360 locations in every major town and city in the UK, to create the UK's largest ecosystem of SME business leaders and entrepreneurs. We are hosting joint events with Spaces which are designed to inspire, teach and collaborate in city centres all across the UK. What is #SCALEUP2SUCCESS? Our #SCALEUP2SUCCESS events are a mixture of networking where you get the opportunity to meet like-minded entrepreneurs, followed by an expert panel of the the UK's leading business minds and motivational speakers to inspire you! The event is all about: Helping you to scale and grow your business Connecting you with an entrepreneurial community of founders, CEOs, SMEs and C-Suites from London and the surrounding areas. Encouraging you to facilitate growth by becoming an E2E member, where you will benefit from exclusive events, access to our £50m financing facility for SMEs and many more corporate services at discounted rates. Click here to learn more. Our key speaker:  Vicky Gosling OBE, CEO - GB Snowsport, Former RAF Group Captain, Invictus Games CEO; current Board Director, Chief Executive and Business Advisor Victoria Gosling OBE has had an outstanding career to date with many achievements, including being the Chief Executive Officer for Invictus Games 2016 in Orlando and the Military Project Lead for the first Invictus Games (London 2014), inspiring 14 nations and over 400 athletes to compete. She has completed 21 years’ service within the Royal Air Force culminating with the prestigious rank of Group Captain. Victoria has served on numerous deployments around the world and prior to the inaugural Invictus Games she was the Base Support Commander for a Support Helicopter Base of 2000 personnel, which provided support to Operation Herrick, Afghanistan. She is a passionate sportswoman and dedicates most of her spare time promoting sport across various sectors. She is Chief Executive for GB Snowsport; Custodian for the Rugby Centurions, responsible for creating Social Impact on a global platform through the rollout of the Centurions Future Leaders Course for children aged between 11 and 18; Invictus Games Strategic Advisor for the UK Delegation Board; and she is a Board Director and Head of Social Impact for a flourishing FinTech Business with a mission to provide solutions at scale, for those who are under served, over charged or excluded by main stream financial services. In addition, Victoria is a Newspaper Reviewer for the BBC; a motivational speaker for Inspiring Women; a Senior Military Advisor/Ambassador for the Jockey Club and Sage Global. Victoria also recently made a critically acclaimed West End debut as the Narrator in the musical Girlfriends, which is set on an RAF Bomber Command base during World War 2. With special guest Arian Kalantari, Co-founder – LADbible Group Arian Kalantari is the Co-Founder of LADbible Group, the world’s leading social publisher with over 120m followers. Its brand includes, LADbible, UNILAD, SPORTbible, Pretty52 and the award winning branded creative agency Joyride.    LADbible has successfully developed a social good strategy that tackles the issues that really matter to youth audiences, from mental health to politics and the environment.  2018 was a defining year for LADbible Group - picking up 8 prestigious Cannes Lions awards, launching one of the most popular Snapchat Discover channels and received the ‘outstanding achievement award’ by The Sunday Times Fast Track, which champions Britain’s fastest growing private tech companies.  We will also be joined by... Richard Morris, CEO - IWG UK Richard is the CEO of IWG UK. He joined in 2014 following his role as CEO of G4S’s UK & Ireland Division. IWG UK is the world’s largest provider of flexible workspace solutions offering a fast growing global network of 3,000 locations in 120 countries. Since joining, Richard has consistently delivered year on year growth for Regus’ UK division. Shalini Khemka - Founder, Chief Executive Officer and Board Director, E2E Shalini founded E2Exchange (E2E) in 2011 with the mission to develop the largest & most active entrepreneurial ecosystem in the UK to enable extraordinary entrepreneurship.  E2E focuses on connecting Founders, champions entrepreneurship, creates communities and invests capital via their GBP50m facility to finance high growth companies. Coupled with this, E2E places leading Non-Exec Directors on the boards of scale-up companies and provides an ecosystem of support to Founders include a suite of world class services at entrepreneurially driven rates. It’s Board includes: Lord Bilimoria CBE DL, Duncan Bannatyne OBE, Kanya King MBE, Hugh Chappell and Darryl Eales.  Prior to establishing E2E, Shalini was an Investment Director at LDC, the private equity arm of Lloyd's Banking Group and historically, she ran the Group’s 'plain vanilla' International Trade Finance business. Shalini co-founded the world’s first online 'bank to bank' trade finance company. She was a Management Accountant at Deutsche Bank and worked in various finance related roles for Bankers Trust, NatWest Bank and Coopers & Lybrand.  Shalini is a Member of the Mayor of London’s Business Advisory Board. She is a Non-Executive Director of UK Export Finance (UKEF) and a Fellow of Burton & South Derbyshire College. Shalini is also a judge for the Great British Entrepreneurs Awards and The National Business Awards. Shalini is a Champion for Tech London Advocates, a Member of the Advisory Committee of the Commonwealth Entrepreneurs and an Ambassador for Recordsure. She was formerly on the Advisory Board of the Centre for Entrepreneurs (CFE), The Development Board of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and was a judge for IBM Smartcamp. Our host for the evening will be:  Russell Dalgleish, Founder and Managing Partner – Exolta Capital Partners, Co-founder – Scottish Business Network, Serial Entrepreneur, Investor, Board Advisor, Strategist and Chairman. Russell Dalgleish is a Serial Scottish Entrepreneur and Investor, Strategist, Innovator and Business Coach. He has focused his energies on driving international growth for business in the SME sector. Since 1999, Russell has run successful companies in the technology, engineering, energy, electronics, entertainment and professional services sectors. He has experience starting, building, growing and exiting businesses in the UK and US. His core areas of focus are: leadership, value creation and strategic thinking. Russell is a regular speaker at events on leadership in business and has spoken at conferences from Los Angeles to Abu Dhabi. Currently, he is the Founder & Managing Partner of the consultancy Exolta Capital Partners. Follow us on social media via the links below for the latest updates.  Twitter | LinkedIn | Facebook | Instagram Also, visit our website: https://www.e2exchange.com/ Disclaimer: Please note that event timings and dates are subject to change. Our event is designed for founders of growing businesses and business leaders. We try where possible to keep exclusivity. Should E2E deem your position as not suitable for our event, one of our team will remove you from our attendee list and you will be notified. Overt selling will be frowned upon.

Jun 02, 2019 12:00 PM

6 London pizza greats compete for your devotion at the ultimate pizza bake off - 2nd June, Borough Market All 850 pizza-loving Londoners in attendance at the 5th Annual #LondonPizzaFestival will be invited to consume and compare 6 quarter-pizza slices – one from each pizza maker. TICKET INFORMATION The ticket price includes admission & 6 quarter-pizza slices (1 from each competitor). Each pizzeria will feature a different signature pizza. If that pizza contains meat, a vegetarian alternative will be on offer. Tickets can be booked for any of 4 overlapping sessions beginning at 12pm, 2pm and 4pm. (Entry times are staggered to shorten the queues.) Children under 12 will be admitted free. No one else will be admitted without a ticket. No pizza will be sold at the festival. When you arrive you will receive a stamp card. The only way to get pizza is with that card. Craft ales, the Festival Fizz cocktail, Italian wine, soft drinks and mineral water will be sold. The event location – Borough Market's Market Hall – is outdoors but mostly covered. Table and bench seating is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis. DJ Anna Lovell, a sensation at the 2016, 2017 festivals, will be back to spin a mix of Northern soul & classic R&B. No tickets will be sold on the day of the event. (The 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 festivals were sold out weeks in advance.) Please note that with your booking you are consenting to have photos and video taken of you, ideally with a beautiful pizza in your hands, and posted online.  REFUND POLICY Notice of cancellation must be received via email at least 7 days prior to the event date to quality for a full refund.    

Sep 28, 2019 10:00 AM

Celebrate London's outdoor heritage at the 21st London Harvest Festival, from 10am-5pm. All are welcome! Come and enjoy a taste of what the farms and gardens of London have to offer including: Animal shows with donkeys, goats, cows, sheep, chickens, ducks and geese. Huge horticultural display with London produce including miniature gardens, homemade honey and giant pumpkins Farm craft activities such as pottery, spinning and creating your own metalwork in the forge Delicious local food and drink Stunning 89-acre working city farm and ancient woodland There will be competitions with prizes awarded in over 60 farming and gardening categories including “Best Duck,” “Best Young Handler of Small Animals (8-11 years),” and “Best Display of Eggs.” The Festival is run on a shoestring budget and made possible by the volunteer work of people who run local charities.  The event is free, but your donation will be gratefully accepted. Please note:  To protect our animals, we do not allow dogs. No ticket needed just show up!   

May 04, 2019 12:00 PM

We’ve all heard of Merlin, legendary wizard and advisor to King Arthur. We know him from the pages of our books and stories passed down for generations. But what if he wasn’t just legend? Strange things have been happening around Southwark, a lost old man, odd signs, whispers of a dark and ancient foe. Some think it’s just a change in the weather, but there are secrets in the old stones of London… This Spring, team up with family and friends to solve puzzles, collect items, explore Southwark and help defeat the horror that threatens us all. For more information about our immersive games and the work we do, please visit our website or find us on Twitter @KomorabiGames to get in touch. These games are being played in aid of Glass Door Homeless Charity. Part of the challenge will be to collect a series of items to donate to the charity that will be distributed to their service users. You can find more information about them at their website: https://www.glassdoor.org.uk/ We are always happy to hear from charities or organisations that might want to partner with us and our immersive games. Please get in touch via our website. FAQs Are there any restrictions or requirements for attending the event? You must be 10+ and have a reasonable level of fitness, as you are likely to be walking for 2-3 hours outside. There may also be some light jogging involved if you come close to one of the enemies. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult. How long is the event? The event takes roughly 1.5-2.5h depending on how quick you are. Everyone will meet at a final point for drinks afternward. What do I bring into the event? A fully charged phone and clothes suitable for the weather. How can I contact the organiser with any questions? Feel free to contact us on any of the social media channels or at [email protected] Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No. Just your phone. Let's save some trees :) What's the refund policy? We can refund your ticket up to 7 days before the event. After that we are able to exchange your ticket to a later date for up to 2 days before the event. Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable? Yes. Just let us know via email.

Jul 20, 2019 12:00 PM

We’ve all heard of Merlin, legendary wizard and advisor to King Arthur. We know him from the pages of our books and stories passed down for generations. But what if he wasn’t just legend? Strange things have been happening around Southwark, a lost old man, odd signs, whispers of a dark and ancient foe. Some think it’s just a change in the weather, but there are secrets in the old stones of London… This Spring, team up with family and friends to solve puzzles, collect items, explore Southwark and help defeat the horror that threatens us all. For more information about our immersive games and the work we do, please visit our website or find us on Twitter @KomorabiGames to get in touch. These games are being played in aid of Glass Door Homeless Charity. Part of the challenge will be to collect a series of items to donate to the charity that will be distributed to their service users. You can find more information about them at their website: https://www.glassdoor.org.uk/ We are always happy to hear from charities or organisations that might want to partner with us and our immersive games. Please get in touch via our website. FAQs Are there any restrictions or requirements for attending the event? You must be 10+ and have a reasonable level of fitness, as you are likely to be walking for 2-3 hours outside. There may also be some light jogging involved if you come close to one of the enemies. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult. How long is the event? The event takes roughly 1.5-2.5h depending on how quick you are. Everyone will meet at a final point for drinks afternward. What do I bring into the event? A fully charged phone and clothes suitable for the weather. How can I contact the organiser with any questions? Feel free to contact us on any of the social media channels or at [email protected] Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No. Just your phone. Let's save some trees :) What's the refund policy? We can refund your ticket up to 7 days before the event. After that we are able to exchange your ticket to a later date for up to 2 days before the event. Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable? Yes. Just let us know via email.

Jul 07, 2019 10:00 AM

West London Turkish Festival, an annual Charity event, brings every year a few thousand people with diverse backgrounds together from all over London and the UK. Taste delicious foods and enjoy the various entertainment and fun activities on offer for all people. Organized for the 4th consecutive year, this 1-day festival will take place this year on Sunday 7 July 2019 at Springwest Academy Feltham outdoor grounds in West London. Here is a short video of last year to give you a better impression: https://youtu.be/B6ZhRcg9iXQSponsored last year by well known organisations like Turkish Airlines, Midcost Group, TileBase and others, the festival provides you a great opportunity to support a UK Registered Charity, a good cause and make a positive difference to the local communities around London Heathrow. Organized by West London Turkish Volunteers, a UK Registered Charity (Charity Number 1181563). This Charity event is an excellent opportunity to promote your business/organisation or sell your products/services. Contact us now to tell more about what you are looking to promote or sell and we can discuss further. Call  07889 891568 / 07961155023 / 07748173468 or email [email protected] with your contact details.If you would like to take part in this great local community and charity event, sponsor and promote your business, help out as a volunteer, perform on stage, sell your products (food, clothes or others), take part in the football tournament with your football team or if you have any other enquiries, please contact us by using above contact details. https://www.facebook.com/events/1982548218719157/

May 07, 2019 7:30 PM

The Women's Adventure Film Tour has arrived in Canada for the first time ever! Women's Adventure Film Tour features some of the world's most inspiring women in adventure.  This festival is a celebration of the fantastic women around us who are doing extraordinary things.  The events aim to promote diversity and inclusion in the outdoor industry and Women, Men and Children are all welcome! Each screening includes a series of inspirational short films featuring women in stories about climbing, mountaineering, skiing, diving, mountain biking, surfing and more.   In a global first the Women's Adventure Film Tour was launched to sell-out crowds in Australia in 2017, before touring selected locations in Asia and the United Kingdom.  We are pleased to be now bringing the Women's Adventure Film Tour to Canada for the first time. Bring your family and all your friends for a great night out. Follow our Facebook page for more updates....

May 11, 2019 12:00 PM

London Origin continues to be a highly contested tournament bringing our high level players from both North and South of the river to battle it out on the Tag field. This year, as a stand alone tournament and without all the furore and distraction of the more social setting of previous years, the focus will be on welcoming the 'best in class' to compete together on a highly competitive stage. With North London winning in 2018, they take the annual series lead 5-4 with victories in 2015, 2013, 2012 and 2010.  South London enjoying victories in 2017, 2016, 2014 and 2011 will have all to play for in 2019 with a view to settling the scores and bringing the series back to a tie. FORMAT Teams will play in the 8-a-side format using Try Tag Rugby's extended rules (international rules).  Mixed Divisions require 4 males & 4 females on the pitch. Eight divisions will take place; - Mixed Open* - Men’s Open* - Women's Open* - Mixed Seniors (Men 31+, Women 28+)* - Men’s Seniors (28+)* - Women's Seniors (25+)* - Men's Overs (33+) - Women's Overs (33+) Each division will have three 40-minute games. ELIGIBILITY Origin is based on your first permanent address in London; - North of the River Thames you qualify to represent North London - South of the River Thames you quality to represent South LondonNote: Players will only be allowed to participate in one team throughout the day. Note: Any nationality can take part at the London Origin Tournament. Your first permanent address in London determines which team you are eligible for and you must be a registered and regular player of Try Tag Rugby. Note: As eligibility is based on your first permanent address, any player who has already represented either North or South at London Origin will obviously be obliged to remain a player for that region - swapping is not an option. TEAM SELECTION Squads will consist of 12 players per squad maximum.  During registration, we will allow a maximum of 14 players to register for each team per division.   The week commencing Tuesday 7th May, a Selection Panel made up of National & GB Coaches will select the 12 players to represent each team, those not selected will be offered an alternative division or will be refunded in full. Divisons that fill up well in advance of this date will be announced on social media as soon as selection has been made. Try Tag Rugby reserve the right to move players in to different divisions where required. GREAT BRITAIN For those that are also interested in trialing for Great Britain in June: Note: Categories with * have been selected but are not limited to those we are considering for the World Cup 2021. Age brackets have been adapted with a view to building depth in squads over the next 2 years and to eanble players to play with each other over the coming years in preperation for 2021. e.g. Women's Seniors in 2021 will remain as 27+.  For 2019 this will be 25+. 2020 will be 26+ and so on so that players come 2021 are of the correct age and will have played together for 2 years. Note: Great Britain Head Coaches and Talent Scouts will be attending this event with a view to building breadth and depth across multiple divisions with a focus on the 2021 World Cup. MERCHANDISE Representative playing jerseys, singlets, shorts and tights will be available for the 2019 London Origin Tag Rugby Tournament at the time of registration. Please note that pre-orders ONLY will guarantee London Origin Kit orders. All orders must be submitted by 8th April - after this date, players will be restricted to limited stock available at the Try Tag Rugby shop on the day.  London Origin Jersey £25 London Origin Singlets £22 London Origin Shorts £16 London Origin Tights £26 (short) ENTRY COST Individual entry costs £20 REGISTRATION During the registration process you will be able to choose the region that you are eligible for, the division you would prefer to play in and the size of any jerseys, singlets, shorts or tights you wish to order. Try Tag Rugby reserve the right to move players in to different divisions where required Deadline for pre-ordering kit is 9am, Monday 8th April 2019. PRESENTATION & POST TOURNAMENT VENUE Presentation will take place at The Old Sergeant. We encourage all London Origin players to join their colleagues post event and enjoy the social after a highly competitive afternoon of Tag.  The venue are offering an extensive BBQ Buffet inclduing a selection of salads, BBQ marinated chicken, boerewors, sausages, lamb koftes, rolls, veggie options - All at £5 per head to be paid on the day - please indicate at the time of registration if you are likely to be interested in purchasing from the BBQ after the tournament.

Apr 28, 2019 12:00 PM

We are happy to announce the fourth London Walking Club event which will take place in Finsbury Park. We meet up at the starting point, walk for an hour or two and then head to the nearest pub for drinks or a bite to eat afterwards. The aim is for people to get together every month, chat freely, get the steps in and make some new friends. This particular walk is an amazing trail which follows the course of the old railway that ran between Finsbury Park and Alexandra Palace. We can expect to see lots of wildlife and see how nature has run it's course after the track closed down 50 years ago. The simple act of walking and being outdoors is so good for your mind and your body;✨ It lifts your spirits✨ It strengthens memory✨ It’s free✨ It improves sleep✨ It reduces stress and anxiety✨ It allows you to be in nature✨ It is a great way of talkingEveryone is welcome.Please share and tell your friends and would love to have you involved. Contact details on the flyer. Thanks! London Walking Club

May 18, 2019 10:00 AM

Want to keep fit, make new friends and travel the world in your spare time? Get a taste of life as a reservist at our free Royal Naval Reserve Experience on Sat 18 May 2019. Spaces are limited, so make sure you register your interest in plenty of time. As well as learning about the different branches and specialisms of the Naval Reserve, you’ll get the chance to: Enjoy an introduction to firefighting, Royal Navy style  Handle the latest operational weapons Hone your skills on the laser-range shoot Test your mental agility by tackling some Leadership Tasks. What you’ll need You will need to bring along photographic identification and report to the main gate no later than 9.50 am in order gain access to the event. Under-18s will need to be accompanied by an adult. As some activities are outdoors, we’d recommend bringing warm clothing, a waterproof jacket and flat, comfortable shoes. About the Royal Naval Reserve The Royal Naval Reserve is the volunteer force of the Royal Navy. With a basic commitment of 24 days a year, you’ll take part in training exercises, defence drills and adventure activities, often overseas. You could even be mobilised for an operational tour of duty. You'll develop skills that will benefit your career; experience adventures you couldn't have anywhere else; and serve your country and community. All while maintaining your day job. To find out more about the Royal Naval Reserve, click here. Want to speak to someone about joining? Call us on 0345 600 3222.