Category: Events

Based in Oxford and London providing professional, high quality, promotional event staff for Corporate, Briefing, hospitality, and Promotional events.

BAGP OERC news

BAGP and OERC – In the news

It’s been a busy summer in the news for ‘Boys and Girls Promotions’ (BAGP) and our Linkedin group ‘Oxford Events Real Chat’ (OERC) even within a global pandemic! https://www.businessinnovationmag.co.uk/getting-the-events-industry-back-on-its-feet/ https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ukickstart-event-2020-registration-114245310800?aff=Henwick# https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6694612685683744768 https://www.conference-news.co.uk/index.php/news/oxford-events-industry-launches-first-hybrid-event We’re very proud to have been leading the charge for events to be back on the Oxfordshire eco system agenda.

BAGP event staff

We’re ready to staff your event!

To say the last 6 months have been challenging would be an understatement! Tears, happiness, frustration, setbacks, false starts we’ve endured it all but the one constant has been the readiness of our staff to work at events. We have had a core of staff for a number of years now, and it was always…
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Light at the end of the tunnel

The ‘ new events ‘ world in Oxford post Covid19

March 23rd seems such a long time ago and the emotions I’ve had since that day have been like a rollercoaster! During the 9 week period there have been tears of joy and pain, having the young adults back from University doing tik tok videos, to then wondering when the next event would take place!¬†…
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Who’s who in events Oxford – 2020

So after a quiet year for the ‘Who’s who in events Oxford’ (WWEIO) in 2019, we’ve started 2020 with a massive bang!   Hosted at the Marriot Hotel Oxford City Centre by the gorgeous Christina Irons, 30 event professionals networked and listened to Amy Hewick launch the new event portal Oxford Events and Tony Nanton…
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Working with competitors!

We have never understood the case for wasting time trying to compete against competitors, we’re not sure of many industry sectors who don’t have competitors, and it still brings a smile to our faces when we put ” Boys and Girls Promotions ” into Google and 2 x London staffing agencies come up in the…
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Yondr phone-free space equipment

Yondr – the phone-free spaces in 2020

We love a first, and we love a bit of technology at BAGP, so the opportunity to work with The New Theatre Oxford and US-based tech company Yondr to deliver Oxfords first phone-free space was especially exciting a few weeks ago. The phenomenon of setting up phone-free zones started a few years back with the…
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Dreams can come true! – TED TALK

In 1984 Richard Saul Wurman and Harry Marks started a conference series for Technology, Entertainment, and Design – TED TALK, and many years later TED Talks are now delivered in over 100 countries worldwide, and independently TEDx talks have helped share ideas in communities globally. Since the conception of BAGP, it has been our dream…
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The Oxford Sponsorship Network!

The Oxford Sponsorship Network – It’s finally here the portal for events professionals in Oxford either looking for sponsorship for events or for a business looking to sponsor an event. Benefits include: one place for complete sponsorship Oxfordshire focus external link from website event page and or Eventbrite event page improved SEO for your event…
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Worldpay

Wireless payments will get better with 5G

We recently met up with Worldpay (Rebecca Hollick) to talk about wireless payment systems for events. And the tried and tested format of : Signing up for a Merchant Account with a per transaction fee, service charge, and authorisation fee. Hiring handsets for events with a monthly fee for hire is still relevant. The merchant…
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Helen and Douglas House

Our charity for 2019/20

We are very pleased to announce that the charity we will be working with for 2019/20 is: Helen and Douglas House We will be helping and supporting Lucy and the team on a number of events during the coming months.