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Posted on March 28, 2017

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Country Living Spring 2017

STUNNING NEW VENUE, DIFFERENT DATES AND AN EXCITING FRESH LINE-UP Dates:  Thursday 27th to Sunday 30th April 2017 Venue: Alexandra Palace (Great Hall via Palm Court) London N22 7AY Join us at our stunning new venue in north London –...

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Posted on February 02, 2017

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London Art Fair 2017

#LAF17 18-22 January 2017 (VIP and Press Preview 17 January) London Art Fair 2017 closed on Sunday with strong sales reported across the Fair in both Modern British and international contemporary art, including painting, sculpture, photography, drawings, ceramics and more....

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Posted on December 14, 2016

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Upper Street Events Acquires Escape Events

 Upper Street Events has today announced the acquisition of Escape Events, bringing the Adventure Travel Show, three Cruise Shows and the Olympia Historic Automobile Fair into the Upper Street Events portfolio. These shows join Upper Street’s strong lineup of quality...

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Posted on December 04, 2014

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Living Bridge Invest in Upper Street Events

Upper Street Events Ltd, today announces a management buyout. The senior team of Paul Byrom (Managing Director), Isobel Dennis and Daniel Holmes are delighted to be working with private equity company Living Bridge who have supported them in purchasing the...

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Posted on January 20, 2014

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Galleries buoyant as record numbers visit London Art Fair 2014 (15-19 January)

30,694 people passed through the doors of the Business Design Centre in Islington last week to visit the 26th London Art Fair, the UK’s largest Fair for Modern British and contemporary art.   The figures far surpass the Fair’s previous...

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Posted on January 14, 2014

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The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show – inspiring a new generation

The Spring Knitting & Stitching Show (13 – 16 March, Olympia, London) has announced a host of features designed to inspire a new generation to take up a new hobby as crafts such as knitting, sewing, quilting and dressmaking continue...

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Posted on December 21, 2013

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MOVE IT 2011 – the biggest dance show in the UK reveals new dance trends for 2011

MOVE IT, the biggest dance event in the UK, REVEAL the dance trends that will be shaking up the nation in 2011!  What’s more, anyone can learn the latest dance craze through a step by step guide on the MOVE...

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Posted on October 24, 2013

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Language Show Live Celebrates 25 years of language promotion

Language Show Live is pleased to report on a hugely successful 25th edition, having delivered three days of live seminars, language classes, talks, demonstrations, cultural performances and a high-profile European Commission conference. Total show attendance was almost 9,000 people, which...

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Posted on October 10, 2013

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Knitted Taxi Takes in the Sights of London on its way to The Knitting and Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace

A knitted London taxi ‘cab cosy’, the world’s longest bunting and galleries from leading textile artists are all on display this week as over 30,000 visitors flock to London’s Alexandra Palace for The Knitting and Stitching Show (10 – 13...

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Posted on September 16, 2013

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London Art Fair 2014: museum partnership with The Hepworth Wakefield announced

15 – 19 January 2014 (Preview evening 14th January)  London Art Fair, the UK’s largest art fair for Modern British and contemporary art returns to the Business Design Centre, Islington, between 15 and 19 January 2014. As the first in...

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Posted on August 07, 2013

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Language Show Live celebrates 25th anniversary with a host of exciting new initiatives

Language Show Live looks forward to celebrating its 25th anniversary with organisers presenting new content, a smart new venue and a high profile European Commission conference taking place live at this year’s show. The 2013 Language Show Live will take...

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Posted on June 20, 2013

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The Knitting and Stitching Show – A Unique Celebration of Textiles

Alexandra Palace, London – 10th to 13th October. RDS, Dublin- 31st October to 3rd November. Harrogate International Centre – 21st to 24th November. The Knitting and Stitching Shows have earned a reputation among the leading elite of the textiles world...

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Posted on June 20, 2013

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Knitting and Stitching Show – bringing the craft community together

Alexandra Palace, London – 10th to 13th October RDS, Dublin- 31st October to 3rd November Harrogate International Centre – 21st to 24th November   The Knitting and Stitching Show brings a community of craft lovers together. Whether you’re after methods...

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Posted on June 16, 2013

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“Design and the Joy of Living: Max Fraser in conversation with Hannah Martin, Two Create and Jon Harrison”

Date: Thursday 30 June 2011. Time: 6.30 pm. Entrance: £14 on the door or £9.50 + £1.50 in advance.  Box office and booking line: www.newdesigners.com / 08448 480140. New Designers presents an evening for Maggie’s Cancer Caring Centres as Max Fraser discusses ‘The Joy...

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Posted on June 05, 2013

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The Caffè Culture Show 2013 – A Business Boost for Visitors and Exhibitors alike

This year’s Caffè Culture Show was a success for both visitors and exhibitors with a total attendance of 4,894* and a vibrant and friendly atmosphere enabled networking and business opportunities to thrive. The Caffè Culture Show has become the focal...

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Posted on June 04, 2013

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Caffè Culture 2009 enjoys a record year

Despite the current tough economic climate, Caffè Culture has just hosted its busiest and best event yet.   The UK’s leading industry event took place at Olympia on 20 & 21 May 2009 and saw a record 4,632 visitors and over...

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Posted on April 11, 2013

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80,000 ATTEND GADGET SHOW LIVE

Dates confirmed for 2014 – 9-13 April, NEC, Birmingham 11 April 2013: The fifth Gadget Show Live pulled in 79,775 attendees last week, leading Upper Street Events to hail the show a major success. Gadget Show Live took place across six halls at the NEC last week (2-7...

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Posted on April 02, 2013

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Design stars of the future chosen for One Year On at New Designers – the exhibition for emerging design

Part 1: 26 – 29 June (Awards Preview: 26 June) Part 2: 03 – 06 July (Awards Preview: 3 July) Business Design Centre, Islington, London, N1   New Designers reveals the future of design in the 2013 line-up for One Year On. Following a rigorous selection process, this highly anticipated part of the exhibition will showcase a group...

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Posted on April 01, 2013

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The Festival of Quilts 2013 – the largest celebration of patchwork and quilting in Europe

The Festival of Quilts celebrated its tenth anniversary in 2012, attracting an audience of enthusiasts from over 50 countries around the world.  What makes this show so popular and causes quilters to return year upon year is the unique blend...

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Posted on April 01, 2013

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New My First Quilt competition category introduced for beginners to patchwork and quilting at The Festival of Quilts 2013

The Festival of Quilts celebrated its tenth anniversary in 2012, and although the show has gone from strength to strength in that time, the organisers are always seeking ways to improve the show and attract newcomers. So we asked our...

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