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Backup Pumpkin Challenge
Backup Pumpkin Challenge

  Here is an excuse to unleash your creativity in aid of Backup! Backup is launching the Backup Pumpkin Challenge, a competition to help raise awareness of the Charity in...

Bryan Leitch
Bryan Leitch

You will have read with great sadness that Bryan Leitch, the legendary Production and Lighting Designer died peacefully on Tuesday 23rd April. His work over thirty years covered many of...

Backup Newsletter Spring 2019
Backup Newsletter Spring 2019

Read all the latest news from Backup in our Spring 2019 Newsletter

Event News 2019
Event News 2019

  We have some backup Event news!!! Read about the Fundraising Events that we and others have planned for the coming year here… 

Two intrepid teams take up the Mongol Rally challenge for backup
Two intrepid teams take up the Mongol Rally challenge for backup

Two intrepid teams take up the Mongol Rally challenge for backup In July this year, two teams are taking part in the 2019 Mongol Rally, all in aid of raising...

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...