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What is a marquee?

July 22, 2021

Marquee: Pronunciation /ma: ‘ki:/ Definition: A large tent used for social or commercial functions. What is a marquee? Well, the Oxford English Dictionary defines a marquee as ‘a large tent used for social or commercial functions’… True, yet a very simple description for such a versatile ...


Will a marquee damage my lawn?

July 14, 2021

Will a marquee damage my lawn? Whilst there’s no simple yes/no answer, the good news is that, in general, a marquee will not cause any permanent damage to a lawn. In reality, the answer is always specific to the setting and will be dependent on a number of different factors; the time of year, ...


Temporary gym and training facilities

July 7, 2021

There are a wide variety of reasons for needing temporary gym and training facilities. The weather can mean that outdoor facilities are unusable due to flooding at certain times of the year. Cold weather can leave athletes more susceptible to injury. Hot weather can be an issue too. Certain ...


Different marquees: Which marquee is best for you?

June 30, 2021

There are lots of different marquees, styles and designs out there. No matter what type of event your planning, there will be a marquee that’s perfect for you. Not only that, but each type of marquee is highly tailorable, meaning that you can create a bespoke temporary space that’s uniquely ...


Experiencing grief & bereavement: Support, funerals & wakes

June 23, 2021

Losing a loved one is never easy and dealing with the multitude of associated administrative tasks whilst planning a funeral or wake can be challenging and emotionally taxing. There are so many arrangements to make and so many different things to organise; it can be overwhelming. Although some ...


Extra entertaining space? Think marquee extension

June 17, 2021

If you’re looking to create some extra entertaining space at home then why not consider a marquee extension? Perfect for parties and large gatherings at home; a marquee extension offers extra entertaining space whilst allowing you to still host your guests in your own house. The benefits of a ...


Should I postpone my Post COVID Wedding?

June 9, 2021

Post COVID wedding planning. The last year and a half have been a rollercoaster ride… Planning a wedding is complicated enough without having a global pandemic thrown into the mix. Now that the UK’s coronavirus vaccination programme has been rolled out, with – according to latest government ...


Technology solutions for marquees

May 26, 2021

Integrated technology solutions for marquees have come on leaps and bounds in recent times. These days, a temporary space created using a marquee is a truly viable and flexible solution. There are lots of reasons for needing additional space. You could be looking for a simple storage solution ...


Long Term Marquee Hire: Do you need extra space?

May 19, 2021

Long term marquee hire. We’ve been designing and building marquees for over 40 years, and long term marquee hire has become one of our specialities. There are many reasons for hiring a marquee on a medium to long term basis. Many of our long term marquee hires are due to seasonal requirements, ...


Planning a Post COVID Party

May 12, 2021

Post COVID party planning: The success of the UK’s COVID-19 vaccination programme means that we’re able to start planning luxury parties and events again! We can’t wait and we’re sure you can’t wait either! Read our top tips for planning your post COVID party and don’t forget to download your ...


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