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Brighton Pride shortlisted for prestigious international events award

Besi Besemar February 12, 2015

Brighton PrideBrighton Pride and their production team Wilde Ones have been nominated in the Best Public Event category at the prestigious Event Productions Awards.

THE awards celebrate the UK’s top suppliers, manufacturers, teams and individuals from the past year and take place at The Lancaster Hotel in London.

Brighton Pride have been shortlisted for the Best Public Event award alongside other world class events including Culture Liverpool, Eclat Events – Brazil Day, Bournemouth Tourism, SilverstreamTV/Barts Bash, Tour de France Hub 2014 and the BBC World War One at Home Tour.

Paul Kemp
Paul Kemp

Pride Director Paul Kemp, said: “We are thrilled to have been shortlisted for this prestigous award. It reflects on all the hard work done by our production team Wilde Ones.

Without the support and year round work done by all the statutory agencies and the team at the Brighton and Hove City council events office we simple couldn’t deliver a successful and safe Pride for the city”

The Award’s panel of judges represent some of the UK’s finest production teams and events including the Isle of Wight Festival’s director John Giddings, Kevin Jackson the vice president of business development at George P Johnson and Enteetainment’s managing director Dick Tee as well as representatives from The O2, the AIF and drp Group.

The judging panel will meet at the Event Production Show on the weekend of February 18 and 19 at Olympia in London.

Brighton Pride are thrilled that the efforts of the city wide proud LGBT community has been recognised and shortlisted by the Event Productions Awards.


Sam Bailey closes Pride 2014
Sam Bailey closes Pride 2014