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Festival Insights NEWS: UK Music Chief Urges Chancellor to use Mini-Budget to Ditch “Hugely Damaging” VAT Hike on Concert Tickets

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is being urged to abandon a massive VAT hike on concert and live event tickets that is due to kick in on April 1. The warning comes ahead of the Chancellor’s Spring Statement on March 23 when he will outline a mini-Budget. UK Music Chief Executive Jamie Njoku-Goodwin has written to the…
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Festival Insights NEWS: AIF chief warns of ‘perfect storm’ heading for UK festival season

AIF CEO, Paul Reed. Is it just us that noticed that he’s got his feet on the sofa? Supply chain crisis, workforce shortage and Brexit impact mean it’s not back to business as usual for festival organisers Call for continued VAT relief on tickets and Gov-backed loans for suppliers Warning comes during AIF’s Festival Congress…
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Festival Insights NEWS: Matt Ephgrave joins Festicket as Chief Operating Officer

UK: Matt Ephgrave – alumnus of ticketscript, YPlan and Seatwave – has been appointed Chief Operating Officer at Festicket, and will oversee all daily operations including global customer service, fulfilment, account management and campaign management from the company’s London HQ. With almost 10 years’ of ticketing and music industry experience, Ephgrave is seen as a…
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