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Latest Events

2019 has just got underway and we already have news on a brand new event BikeFest. As well as a date announced for our much loved KartFest.  Plus news that our ComFest event will be taking place in 2019 too!

Also we like to shout about other companies and individuals getting involved and supporting backup with their own Fundraising Events, here are your events that we are aware of for 2019…

CT are taking part in the Velo Birmingham cycling event (originally Velo South) which was rescheduled due to poor weather last year, giving CT more training time over winter as well as fundraising all in aid of backup!

Two brave teams are entering the Mongol Rally 2019 in aid of backup!  You can read more about their stories here as well as links to support each team.

The wonderful Katie Bettle has entered the Reading Half Marathon in aid of backup, you can support Katie here.

Just to remind the first backup organised event for 2019 is our brand new BikeFest 2019 and you can find all the details on this here

In the meantime if you are planning your own fundraising event on behalf of backup, do get in touch and let us know.

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What We Do

Backup – The Technical Entertainment Charity – provides financial support to industry technical professionals working in live events, theatre, TV and film.

Are you or a family member seriously ill or suffering from an accident and needing support?
Is there someone you know who needs help?

Backup offers support and help to get you back on your feet.

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Our Events

Backup runs a number of fundraising raising events each year, from Karting track days to Golf outings and Comedy nights.
Interested in participating or supporting an event?  Click below to find out about upcoming events or to see past events.

Alternatively if you are planning on your own fundraiser event in aid of backup, do get in touch to let us know and we can help publicise.

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“Getting the help from you has ensured that I haven't given up on my career and it feels like I've had a little bit of magical dust sprinkled over me and boy did I need it!” A makeup artist and hair stylist for film and TV