SAIL AWAY!

SAIL AWAY!

Friday, 30 April 2021

Boat sales like many other outdoor leisure activities have literally launched! since lockdown. Flexible work environments and varying work schedules have allowed people to review and alter their lifestyles. Lockdown reminded us all that we can  and need to enjoy time outdoors.Sales of boats, marine products and services in 2020 jumped to a 13 year high and it...

A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES!

A NIGHT AT THE MOVIES!

Friday, 30 April 2021

The number of drive-in cinemas across the UK has skyrocketed from 3 to 49 during the Covid pandemic.With the British ‘staycation’ set to remain for 2021 many outdoor sites and venues are set to offer a socially distanced cinema experience to allow consumers and audiences to get their movie fix for the first time in probably a year.The Outdoor cinema allows each...

THINK CREATIVELY TO SATISFY AN OUTDOOR APPETITE

THINK CREATIVELY TO SATISFY AN OUTDOOR APPETITE

Friday, 30 April 2021

Catering, restaurants and food outlets are waiting in anticipation for the easing of lockdown measures when they can look forward and start preparing to trade again. It’s a welcome return that many food entrepreneurs are actually seeing as an opportunity to grow their business in an otherwise unstable market.However, there are clear challenges ahead. Social distancing...

ENHANCING CAERPHILLY CASTLE’S VISITOR EXPERIENCE WITH ON-DEMAND POWER

ENHANCING CAERPHILLY CASTLE’S VISITOR EXPERIENCE WITH ON-DEMAND POWER

Friday, 9 April 2021

A major development project at Wales’s largest castle will see the creation of a range of exciting new visitor facilities with greater flexibility for using its outdoor public spaces through the installation of in-ground service units from Pop Up Power Supplies®.The Caerphilly Castle visitor centre project is part of a capital investment programme by Cadw, Welsh...

ARE WE GOING TO BE CULTURED OUTDOORS?

ARE WE GOING TO BE CULTURED OUTDOORS?

Friday, 26 March 2021

March 2020 was the beginning of the closure of all theatres and public performances in the shadow of the coronavirus outbreak. The Arcola theatre in East London was one of the first to reluctantly shut its doors, a move which Executive Director Ben Todd immediately saw as the opportunity to begin planning for the future. His goal was to unveil an open air structure...

GLASS ACT FOR POP UP POWER SUPPLIES® IN BARNSLEY’S NEW £200M DEVELOPMENT

GLASS ACT FOR POP UP POWER SUPPLIES® IN BARNSLEY’S NEW £200M DEVELOPMENT

Tuesday, 2 March 2021

Flip-lid, in-ground power units from Pop Up Power Supplies® will provide on-demand access to power throughout the modern landscaped multi-purpose outdoor spaces that are a key feature of Barnsley’s transformational new Glass Works development.The £200m project by Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council in conjunction with Queensberry is a major regeneration scheme...

POP UP POWER SUPPLIES® CHOSEN FOR LIVERPOOL’S £64M COPPERAS HILL SCHEME

POP UP POWER SUPPLIES® CHOSEN FOR LIVERPOOL’S £64M COPPERAS HILL SCHEME

Tuesday, 16 February 2021

Retractable, on-demand power units from Pop Up Power Supplies® will provide power connectivity to maximise the functionality, flexibility and appeal of the outdoor spaces on Liverpool John Moores University’s new £64m Copperas Hill campus.
The 36,000 sq. m development in the heart of Liverpool is situated at the entrance to the Knowledge Quarter, close to...

THE FUTURE IS ELECTRIC!

THE FUTURE IS ELECTRIC!

Monday, 15 February 2021

The future of electricity is not only about the new ways of generating it but also about new ways of utilising it. Not surprising then that the expected global electricity demand to rise by more than 60% over the next 20 years.
The question is – do we have the right infrastructure in place to ensure people can get access to electricity as and when they need...

POP UP POWER GETS CREATIVE IN THE PUBLIC REALM AT GREENWICH DESIGN DISTRICT

POP UP POWER GETS CREATIVE IN THE PUBLIC REALM AT GREENWICH DESIGN DISTRICT

Monday, 8 February 2021

Pop Up Power gets creative in the public realm at Greenwich Design District
The courtyards and outdoor public spaces which are a key dimension to Greenwich Peninsula’s unique new creative industries quarter will be equipped for flexible use all year round thanks to installation of 19 in-ground power units from Pop Up Power Supplies®.
The units have...

ROLL UP, ROLL UP! KEEPING THE LOCAL FAIR TRADITION ALIVE

ROLL UP, ROLL UP! KEEPING THE LOCAL FAIR TRADITION ALIVE

Monday, 1 February 2021

One of the defining aspects of British culture is the local fair, which is why it is so important to make sure we have public spaces equipped in the right way to help keep the tradition alive.
Traditionally, the local fair was a focal point for traders, communities and gave the opportunity to welcome outsiders to a town or village. Hundreds of fairs took...