What to expect on your student placement…

November 9th, 2016

  Lisa joined us from the University of Central Lancashire in July to start her 48 week student placement during her Events Management degree. Lisa was eased into her work with us as she started on our 30th birthday which meant an afternoon and evening of celebrations, a great way to start her placement! Four months […]

WE’VE MOVED

November 1st, 2016

WE’VE MOVED! Exciting times for us here at Glasgows! Due to our ever expanding team and services, we’ve moved into our shiny new offices. After 30 years of working across split offices and warehouses in Preston, we’ve now consolidated our operations on a single site. The new premises at Centurion Court, Leyland comprises 6,500 sq ft offices […]

The perfect venue

September 27th, 2016

Did you know we include finding the perfect venue for your event as a totally FREE extra? ‘Free?’ we hear you say, you heard correctly! Our venue finding team know that the right setting makes all the difference to your event and we have a long list of venue contacts across the UK. BUT what […]

A day in the life

August 23rd, 2016

This week it’s the turn of our Head of Projects, Andy Ray! Andy has been the lead Project Manager on a series of Breakfast Business Club meetings for Eleven Sports Media held at various venues across the country. Today’s Business Club was held at Worcestor Warriors Sixways Stadium- Over to you Andy… Monday 22 August […]

Two new Directors for Team Glasgows

August 12th, 2016

It’s been an exciting year for the team with our birthday celebrations and shiny new rebrand (Have we mentioned that we’ve got a new logo, strapline, website and showreel?) And now, we’ve got even more fantastic news as we’ve appointed TWO new directors; Liz Hindle and Tim Lowell will work with our current directors Paul […]

30 years of Glasgows

August 1st, 2016

Last Friday saw Team Glasgows celebrating our 30th birthday and wow, what a party it was! There was decorations… There was cake… And there was all round good cheer! And of course, we didn’t forget our Production Manager Jon who’s currently on holiday… A big thanks to Solita Preston for hosting us, we had a […]

Happy birthday to us!

July 29th, 2016

That’s right, it’s our birthday, and not just any old birthday… we’re 30! Today marks our official celebration and Team Glasgows  are ready to celebrate in style with food, drink, balloons, cake and questionable dance moves- well, we certainly know how to throw a party after all these years in the business. Whilst we set […]

‘The Future of Coaching’

July 26th, 2016

Our award winning video wizards have been at it again, this time producing a video for sports coach UK entitled ‘The Future of Coaching’. sports coach UK, a UK registered charity works with its partners in an aim to put coaching at the heart of physical activity and sport, enabling every child, player and athlete […]

A day in the life…

July 25th, 2016

In the second part of our ‘Day in the Life’ blog, it’s time to see what our Joint Managing Director Paul Leeks got up to whilst down in London for the Police Federation of England and Wales (PFEW) Bravery Awards earlier this month!   “It’s a bright and early start in London this morning as […]

A day in the life…

July 20th, 2016

In the first of our two Police Federation Bravery Awards blogs, our Production Manager Jon Barham gives us a behind the scenes look into Production! Whilst next week Paul Leeks, our joint Managing Director will be giving us an insight into the Project Management and filming side! Over to you Jon… “It all starts on […]

A day in the life

July 12th, 2016

A busy few days for our Project Coordinator Gillian last week as she worked on the MHRA PIC/S event at Manchester’s Science and Industry Museum. Our Gilly is highly experienced in co-ordinating all support functions including pre-planning and administration. Clients love meeting Gillian on site where she’s the fountain of knowledge on all things registration, venue […]

A day in the life

June 21st, 2016

This week, it’s our Production Manager Tim‘s turn as he tells us about his time working on this year’s Sports Coach UK #UKCoachingSummit! A busy couple of days with one of our fantastic clients… “All the kit was prepped ready to load on the Friday before the event with the exception of a few bits […]

25 years on Team Glasgows

June 14th, 2016

Glasgows is pretty unique y’know, not only do we have a fantastic team, but the majority of our staff have been here 8, 10, 12 and even 22 years! Then there’s Bernie, our Company Secretary/ Head of Business Services who joined us on June 14th 1991, which by our reckoning makes today her 25th Glasgow’versary! […]

A day in the life of…

June 13th, 2016

This week, it’s a Day in the Life of JP, our Creative Designer and video magician as he worked on this year’s Police Federation intro video for POLFED16… “Oh what a beautiful morning” – what a lovely sunny day to be holed up in a green screen studio!!   I set off bright and early to […]

A day in the life of…

May 26th, 2016

Ok, it’s actually a week in the life of James Ruane, our Warehouse and Logistics Coordinator! James travelled down to Bournemouth earlier this month along with the rest of our PolFed events team for the annual Police Federation of England and Wales conference. You can follow all the info from the conference over on Twitter using […]

Glasgows takes the gold

May 4th, 2016

Q: On a scale of 1-10, how delighted were we on Thursday night? A: At least 12… Thursday evening saw us dressed to the nines and winning the EVCOM Screens Awards 2016  Communications Effectiveness Gold Award  for a video we produced for the Police Federation, entitled ‘You don’t know what you’ve got until it’s gone’. We worked with […]

An event app for that, and that, and that…

April 25th, 2016

Ok, stop for a second, we’re going to paint you a virtual picture… Can you imagine a world where your entire event is in the palm of your hand, are you imagining it? Good, sounds pretty cool right!   Ok, so how about having 24 hour access to your full event programme including all session […]

Happy 30th birthday!

April 14th, 2016

All together now, ‘Happy Birthday to us…’ What a year it is for us here at Glasgows! First up, it’s our 30th birthday, we know, we know, we don’t look a day over 21 but Team Glasgows has been conquering the world of event management since 1986! In fact, we had a quick google and […]

Team Glasgows – the unknown facts

April 5th, 2016

We’re a fascinating bunch, it’s true, just take a look at our staff profiles… BUT here’s some Glasgows facts you may not know!   -Our longest serving staff member is Bernie, our Company Secretary and Head of Business Services who’s been keeping us in check for the past 25 years! -We have an honorary mascot […]

A day in the life of…

March 10th, 2016

Assistant Production Manager, Scott Laywood  Event days are what we love! A hectic day from start to finish, but hey, that’s what we thrive on… Check out a day in the life of our Assistant Production Manager Scott whilst working on the Visit England Awards 2016, held on March 8th at The Winter Gardens Opera House, […]

What to expect on your student placement…

February 1st, 2016

Introducing Nicole Graveson! Nicole joined us in August 2015 on our 12 month Student Placement scheme from the University of West England where she’s studying a 4 year sandwich course on Business and Management! We managed to grab Nicole for a quick 5 minute chat on how she’s getting on… So Nicole, what does your […]

National Lottery Week – December 2015

January 4th, 2016

We were delighted to be appointed by the National Lottery to produce the National Lottery Week exhibition in the Houses of Parliament towards the end of last year. The aim was to highlight the work and funds provided by the National Lottery for small, medium and large projects across the country and to encourage others […]

Spotted in Stand Out Magazine…

December 2nd, 2015

We spotted ourselves in Stand Out Magazine as we approached the lead up to the Mayor of London’s annual education conference 2015. Another fantastic event we were delighted to work on! High five team!