Arranging a street party: what you need to know

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Street parties are often associated with events that are significant across the UK. The Jubilee, for example, was one event that had people out in force organising their own street parties. But they shouldn’t be exclusive to nationwide events. You can arrange your own street party for times of local significance or any other reason…. Read more »

How to keep your dog calm through a firework display

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Any dog owner should know that dogs and fireworks aren’t a good combination. Nearly all dogs are scared of the sounds and sights of firework explosions. Thankfully, there are things that you can do ahead of and during a firework display to make your four-legged friend’s life a little easier.

Project Loon – making balloons networks in the sky

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You may think that all the uses for balloons have been thought of. All they’re good for are parties, sucking helium out of, and making farmyard animals. Not quite. Google have come up with a unique way to put balloons to use again

Six things you didn’t know about fireworks

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There isn’t a celebration on Earth that won’t benefit from fireworks. Whether it’s an Olympic ceremony or a relative’s birthday party, fireworks can transform the drab into the thrilling. Most of us have, at some point, enjoyed a firework display. But how much do you really know about them? Here we’re going to look at… Read more »

Fantastic facts about Helium

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Helium Hire is one of our areas of expertise at The Balloonworks. It’s a great option if you are hosting a party or running a promotional event, simply hire a returnable helium cylinder in three size options to fill 150, 300 or 500 balloons. Want to know more about the Helium we provide?  Here are… Read more »

5 essentials of a party planning checklist

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Get the planning right and there’s no reason why your party shouldn’t go with a bang. The secret to a successful party is paying attention to the planning, and having a checklist of items to tick off one by one will most definitely help. At The Balloonworks we’ve planned a fair few parties in the… Read more »

Four things no kid’s party should go without

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Have you been tasked with organising a kid’s party? Worried that it won’t go down well? Well don’t worry. We know how daunting it can be keeping countless little ones happy for two hours. That’s why we’ve put together a quick list of things that every children’s party should have.

How you can host the perfect business event

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Hosting a business event is a great way to gain exposure and promote what your business has on offer. The event you organise can be anything from a product launch to a forum to discuss the industry and network – but what matters most is that it’s enjoyable for everyone involved.

How to make an event your own with balloons

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Get the balance right and it’s easy to add the personal touch to your event using balloons as decorative features. We have a wealth of experience in this area at The Balloon Works. Over the years we have seen countless venues transformed by the addition of a few balloons. Don’t feel daunted by this process…. Read more »

Balloon decoration creativity

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People underestimate the appeal of balloons. In our experience at The Balloon Works, customers are quite often unaware of the real potential of latex or foil balloons, they sometimes lack the creativity needed to utilise the full capabilities of our products.