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Backup’s super September
Backup’s super September

Over £25,000 raised for UK charity Thanks to the incredible generosity of Ambersphere, Clay Paky, DiGiCo, Lightpower Collection and PLASA, backup– The Technical Entertainment Charity has received donations in excess...

Backup Autumn Newsletter
Backup Autumn Newsletter

You can now view the recent backup Autumn Newsletter online here For a roundup on backup’s year to date!

***VÉLO South Update***
***VÉLO South Update***

9th Oct. 2018: Update from CT on VÉLO South – Following the last-minute cancellation of Vélo South last month due to extreme weather, we are pleased to announce Team Vélo...

Backup merchandise now available!
Backup merchandise now available!

We are very excited to announce our newly launched web shop selling backup branded merchandise. To raise awareness of backup, we have launched a line of merchandise to spread the...

Industry Representatives to Cycle to PLASA Show for Backup
Industry Representatives to Cycle to PLASA Show for Backup

A group of industry representatives will cycle from Chippenham to London Olympia on Saturday 15 September to increase awareness of mental health within the entertainment and events industries. All donations...

Backup’s Kart-Fest 2018 raises £23,500!
Backup’s Kart-Fest 2018 raises £23,500!

On a hot and sweaty day at beginning of July, the industry rose to the occasion for backup– the technical entertainment charity, with the charity’s fourth annual karting challenge, Kart-Fest...

Support backup with AmazonSmile
Support backup with AmazonSmile

At the end of last year, Amazon launched AmazonSmile and invited registered charities to join. Backup has now become one of AmazonSmile’s recipients, which makes it easy for you to...

DiGiCo acknowledged for ongoing support
DiGiCo acknowledged for ongoing support

DiGiCo has been acknowledged for its ongoing support of backup -The technical entertainment charity by being presented with the backup Platinum Donation Plaque.  John Simpson- back up Chair, presented James...

Get your lycra out for the charity!
Get your lycra out for the charity!

Creative Technology and White Light have entered teams for this years Velo South. Taking place on Sunday 23rd September 2018, Velo South will take 15,000 riders of all ability levels...

Golf-Fest 2018 raises £5,500.00
Golf-Fest 2018 raises £5,500.00

The annual Live events Charity Golf day was held in basking sunshine and glorious temperatures which saw 16 teams compete for the ultimate charity golf day prize -bragging rites over...

COMFEST 2018 raises £14,000.00!
COMFEST 2018 raises £14,000.00!

What an amazing night was had by all, so many familiar faces made up the audience for the first Comfest at the Royal National Theatre, London. The Venue didn’t let...

Knight of Illumination Awards 2017
Knight of Illumination Awards 2017

Sunday 17 September marked the tenth anniversary of the prestigious Knight of Illumination (KOI) Awards, held at the Eventim Apollo in London. During the dazzling evening event, 24 highly respected designers were ‘knighted’ –...