This White Paper, by Access All Areas, the Night Time Industries Association (NTIA) and We Are The Fair details the events revolution, which has seen UK festival numbers swell from a handful in the 90s to more than 2,850 last year, netting more than £5bn for UK Plc. Despite this, negative media coverage has warped public and institutional perceptions.
The Political Economy of Informal Events, 2030 debunks common myths about event-related crime, and outlines emerging growth areas for a variety of sectors, on both a micro and macro level. The results present a strong case for promoting the medium of events to local authorities and planners.
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