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Latest Events

We had perfect weather for THE most competitive event of the year Kart-Fest!!!  33 teams fought it out on track and a great day was had by all, with a fantastic amount raised for the charity!

Its cycling fever coming up in September with PLASA & PSA bike ride event on 15th September and CT & WL both entering lycra clad teams into the Velo South cycling event, taking place on Sunday 23rd September 2018.  All raising money on behalf of Backup.

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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