“Hope knows no borders.”

What a fantastic evening we had last month at the final Namuwongo Night! We can’t thank everyone enough for their involvement. A huge thanks to all those who donated prizes or made bids on the night and also to all of our amazing event partners – we couldn’t have done it without you! Raising nearly

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An International Paper Trail

We like telling stories that span the globe and the following is a perfect, short and sweet example of how being globally connected works for us. A few months back, an industry friend of mine who runs a venue in the UAE had a meeting with a client in Paris. He pointed the CEO of

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On your bike Foley…

Cycling over 250 miles from London to Paris isn’t everyone’s idea of fun. First you get dehydrated, then your legs and back start to ache, then you’re in France! (Only joking!) However it is a wheely great way to support a good cause and, in June, the Events For Namuwongo team will bear the brunt

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Helping a close friend in need

A little over three years ago, the 24 year old soldier son of a very close local friend of mine was killed by a landmine in Afghanistan. David Barnsdale was an amazing guy and a friend to my whole family, my children were in awe of him. He was the first local (Tring, Herts) soldier

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Where it’s at… Afri’k-k-ka!

Africa is hot news – and not just because it’s on the equator! Of course, apart from it being the home continent for our industry’s adopted community of Namuwongo (Uganda), it is definitely the case that many eyes within the industry are looking towards Africa. Many organisers now have a base in South Africa. Others,

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