Oct
19

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Bridgedale backs WWTW’S ‘Walking Home for Christmas’ Campaign

Outdoor performance sock manufacturer, Bridgedale, is encouraging more of us to get out walking in the run up to Christmas, by supporting Walking With The Wounded’s Walking Home For Christmas campaign, to raise money in support of wounded ex-servicemen and women.

The campaign aims to encourage as many people as possible to sign up, donate and walk home for Christmas, during the period between Friday 8 December and Sunday 17 December.  Walkers of all ages and abilities are encouraged to join in and do a walk in the hills, around town, on the beach or even just a walk to the shops. Read More

Oct
16

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ROKS Merges with OTS

The founders and organisers of the Outdoor Trade Show (OTS) have announced that the show will be joining with ROKS from 2018 at a new venue, with a change in dates. The show will now take place at EventCity in Manchester on 3rd-5th July.

The results of trade discussions and feedback from surveys challenged OTS to offer a trade show solution that answered the concerns – the main one being that there are too many shows and roadshows and to try and resolve this by the creation of one show. As a result, negotiations and discussions have taken place with the organisers of both KORS and ROKS that have resulted in ROKS sharing the same objective and deciding to join with OTS in 2018. Read More

Sep
12

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Preview: LISTEX 2017

Snowbiz takes a look at LISTEX (London International Ski Travel Exchange) 2017.

There’s no better way to get your head back into ‘winter mode’ than Listex. The event, which takes place at The Snow Centre during two days in September, is suited to tour operators, manufacturers, retailers and media. It’s an ideal place for networking, one-to-one travel trade meetings, forum sessions and social events. It’s a must-attend two days for any winter sports professional. Read More