Boomtown Under Fire For Organisation Failures

Boomtown Festival, which took place in Winchester between August 10th-13th, has been criticised for an organisation failure that saw huge crowds stuck in fields without toilet or water facilities for up to eight hours. According to the Daily Telegraph, queues appeared because the gates to the festival opened three hours later than originally planned. A [...]

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Scottish Water Best In World

While we provide water for events everywhere we are especially pleased to hear that Scottish water is now officially, the best in the world. There are a number of festivals taking place in Scotland this summer, not least the Edinburgh Festival, so head to these to get a taste of the best water the world [...]

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Water ‘Failing Quality Tests’ Because Of Poor Plumbing

Almost a quarter of subpar water samples taken from homes across the UK failed water purity tests because of poor plumbing, a national body for water safety has claimed. Each year, thousands of water samples are tested for bacteria and substances such as pesticides and metals. Results are then published in an annual report by [...]

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Wessex Water & United Utilities ‘Top’ For Improving Water Quality

A new report from the Environment Agency (EA), looking into what steps water companies in the UK are taking to improve water quality, has revealed that United Utilities and Wessex Water have come top in this regard. Companies have continued to improve reporting of pollution, but some still need to make significant improvements where this [...]

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Alcohol-Free Drinks Festival Comes To UK

Water delivery companies will know how high the demand for clean drinking water is at a festival where a lot of alcohol is consumed to stave off dehydration, but on the horizon, there is a brand-new festival where revellers will be guaranteed to come away hangover free. Those who prefer to live an alcohol-free lifestyle [...]

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Glastonbury Warns Revellers Of ‘Pee Problem’

The best water delivery companies know the challenges that lie in wait when keeping an entire music festival hydrated for those fun few days. However, the clean up effort after the fact is also an important part of the job, putting the site back to how it was found, ready for the event to take [...]

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Reusing Plastic Water Bottles ‘Could Be Damaging’

Providing water for events is an absolute must, but organisers might want to remind their guests that reusing plastic bottles could actually be bad for their health. Speaking to Good Housekeeping, Dr Marilyn Glenville explained that certain chemicals can be found in these bottles that are actually bad for us, affecting ovulation and increasing risks [...]

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The Importance Of Hand Washing

If you have been wondering whether or not you need water for events you run, then ask yourself: would you be happy to have no hand washing facilities while you work? Whether you are heading to a festival this summer with your food stall or you occasionally set up field kitchens for weddings, you will [...]

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How Muddy Is It Going To Be At Glastonbury This Year?

If you are heading off to Glastonbury, the first question you are likely to ask yourself after you check you have all your festival catering equipment, is how muddy is it going to be? Rain at Glastonbury Festival is as British as a cup of tea, as is moaning about it. Many years have suffered [...]

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Warm Weather Beckons For Festival-Goers!

Anyone organising a festival this weekend (June 10th) would be wise to make sure that they’ve sorted out event water delivery well ahead of time, since warm weather is on the horizon – and the last thing you want is for water supplies to run out. Sophie Randall, a forecaster with The Weather Channel, said [...]

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