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Khiri Travel and Asia Film Fixers make Top Gear Myanmar a reality

Tep Gear screen shot of Burma special

Clarkson, Hammond and May choose Asia Film Fixers and Khiri Travel to get job done

The BBC's most popular show, Top Gear, is wowing millions of viewers this week with its two-part special on Burma (Myanmar). In the programs, Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May buy three decrepit Burmese trucks. They are tasked with driving up through Myanmar to Shan State to the Golden Triangle and then down to the River Kwai in Thailand, where they have to build a bridge.

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‘Live Experience Creatives’ launches

International Confex hosted the launch of a new organisation for creative event professionals yesterday. Live Experience Creatives aims to share inspiration, celebrate excellence and provide a forum for creatives to meet.
Supported by the International Special Event Society (ISES) UK Chapter, Live Experience Creatives has a founding committee made up of creative heads from George P Johnson, Smyle, Jack Morton and Live Union. The organisation was initiated following a meeting, late last year at London & Partners of twenty senior creatives, which supported the need for such a body.


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Grass Roots raises over £10,000 for Willow Foundation

Des Mclaughlin, Divisional Director of Grass Roots Meetings & Events, presenting a cheque for £10,814 to Bob Wilson, former Arsenal and Scotland goalkeeper
Des Mclaughlin, Divisional Director of Grass Roots Meetings & Events, was delighted to present a cheque for £10,814 to Bob Wilson, former Arsenal and Scotland goalkeeper and founder of the Willow foundation, at a recent Willow Football Legends Dinner at the Grange Hotel in London.

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BVEP launches Events are GREAT Britain Report

Direct spend of attendees at events increases by £3 billion to £39.1 billion

The Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP) unveiled the Events are GREAT Britain Report today at International Confex (Thursday, 13th March 14). The report is the latest update of the events industry ‘anthology’ compiled by Tony Rogers, research expert and member of the Partnership.

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