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Handling the Heat in a Marquee

There’s no doubt about it, the summertime marks the most popular time of year for marquees to be used for a wide variety of functions. Despite giving you a great outdoor location, there are a few things you should consider if hiring a marquee in the summertime, including how...


Big Top Marquees at We are Fstvl

Winner of Best New Festival, Best Medium Sized Festival and Best International Festival, We Are FSTVL returns once more this summer after another record breaking sell-out success in 2018! For one huge weekend in May our beloved Airfield Of Dreams at Damyn’s Hall, Upminster, combines some of the world’s...

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Marquee Hire: What Furniture Do I Need?

When you hire a marquee, you have the freedom to decorate it to your exact specifications, this is just one of the many reasons marquee hire is so popular with various kinds of events. With this freedom comes the responsibility to populate your marquee with the furniture you will...

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The Twinwoods Adventure World Challenge

April 5th-7th 2019 Big Top Marquees was at The Twinwoods Adventure World Challenge in Bedfordshire.  This event is one of the biggest indoor Skydiving competitions in the world.  Teams battle it out in four FS categories to become Champions.

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Styling Your Spring Wedding

Many people plan their wedding for the season of spring and its clear to see why. Spring offers a beautiful backdrop of revitalised colour as we step out of the winter months, whilst still being cool enough to enjoy the day to the fullest, without worrying about working up...

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The Advantages of Furniture Hire

Here at Big Top Marquees, we have been offering a reliable furniture hire service for many years. There are many advantages to investing in furniture hire for your event and in the latest post from Big Top Marquees, we discuss this topic further. Variety When you hire furniture from...

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Decorating Your Marquee

If you’re hiring a marquee for your wedding, you may be wondering how you’re going to decorate such a blank space. We have a wealth of experience in providing marquee accessories and decor, so for the latest post from Big Top Marquees, we discuss top tips for decorating your...

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Party Trends for 2019

Hosting a party can be extremely exciting, but if you haven’t planned accordingly, then you could find yourself in a stressful situation. All sorts of zany party ideas cam out of 2018, including unicorn and llama themed celebrations. In today’s blog post, we take a look at party trends...