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Grab your running shoes and lycra – Backup announces the Roadie Games for Kartfest 2022
Grab your running shoes and lycra – Backup announces the Roadie Games for Kartfest 2022

Backup is delighted to announce that running (or perhaps stumbling!) alongside this year’s Kartfest will be the inaugural Roadie Games. Originally planned as part of the 2020 Kartfest celebration, the...

Backup joins forces with Big Drop
Backup joins forces with Big Drop

Backup – the Technical Entertainment Charity and Big Drop, award winning brewers of alcohol-free beer, are joining forces to generate wider awareness and increased funding for the Live Events/Entertainment Technical...

Get ready to press your pedal to the metal –  Backup’s Kartfest is back!
Get ready to press your pedal to the metal – Backup’s Kartfest is back!

It’s been two long years, but it’s time to pull on your racing suits, don your helmets and get back behind the wheel for the industry’s favourite get together, Karfest...

backup newsletter winter 2021
backup newsletter winter 2021

Read all the latest news from Backup in our Winter 2021 Newsletter

backup pumpkin challenge back for 2021
backup pumpkin challenge back for 2021

The #BackupPumpkinChallenge is on again this year, for full details on the creative competition and its categories click here

Backup launch AJ Bursary for Mental Health First Aider Training
Backup launch AJ Bursary for Mental Health First Aider Training

Backup launches free Mental Health First Aider course at PLASA 2021 Backup recognises the need to positively communicate with our colleagues and to be aware of how they might be...

backup newsletter summer 2021
backup newsletter summer 2021

Read all the latest news from Backup in our Summer 2021 Newsletter

Backup Launches Free Helpline
Backup Launches Free Helpline

Industry charity Backup has long recognised the technical entertainment industry as an exciting, but challenging place to work and is committed to helping those who face the pressure and stress...

Backup Joins in Funding For Free Bursaries For Addiction and Recovery Aware training workshop
Backup Joins in Funding For Free Bursaries For Addiction and Recovery Aware training workshop

TPG – Tour Production Group have commissioned Music Support to create and deliver an Addiction and Recovery Aware training workshop. TPG and Music Support are able to offer bursaries to...

Breaking News in aid of Backup – Amazing artistic collaboration NFT Auction starts today!
Breaking News in aid of Backup – Amazing artistic collaboration NFT Auction starts today!

1/1 CHARITY NFT FEATURING VISUALS BY 3D ARTIST EXTRAWEG & A LOOP OF MICK JAGGER’S NEW TRACK ‘EAZY SLEAZY’ WITH DAVE GROHL DROPS ON NIFTY GATEWAY APRIL 15TH   100%...

Industry collectives mount new initiatives in support of Backup
Industry collectives mount new initiatives in support of Backup

This month, two industry collectives have mounted new initiatives to raise awareness of the live industry’s ongoing battle to stay afloat and to raise much needed funds to allow industry...

We Need Crew – Move For Crew Campaign in March
We Need Crew – Move For Crew Campaign in March

WeNeedCrew need you to #MoveForCrew In aid of raising donations and awareness of the impact that this pandemic is having on the physical and mental health of our industry colleagues....