Tag: London

London’s ABBA Arena – an engineering feat

ABBA arena largest temporary venue

The STUFISH Entertainment Architects have designed the ABBA Arena – a brand new performance space in East London (UK). The 3,000-capacity arena will serve as the home for ABBA’s virtual concert ‘ABBA VOYAGE’, which opened on May 26th, 2022. The building is set to become a new cultural... » Read more

The O2 go above and beyond to attain net zero

Sustainability at The O2

The O2 in London (UK), which is owned and operated by AEG Europe, announced on June 8th a series of new measures to make the world’s most popular music, leisure, and entertainment venue even more sustainable for fans, bands and brands. ‘The O2’ stated that coinciding with the venue’s 15th... » Read more

Wembley goes inclusive with sensory rooms

Wembley Stadium to install sensory rooms

The Wembley Stadium (UK) has opened two new multipurpose sensory rooms to better accommodate neurodivergent guests for matchdays and live events. The ‘Access All Areas’ stated that the new rooms at the 90,000-capacity venue, which is owned by the Football Association (FA), has been created to... » Read more

MLB bid to expand footprint in UK

MLB to return to London Stadium

Major League Baseball (MLB) (US) is to return to London (UK) with regular season games taking place in 2023, 2024 and 2026. The ‘BBC Sport’ stated that the move was announced as part of a partnership to try to grow the game in the United Kingdom. The Major League Baseball (MLB) is a... » Read more

Jaguars-Broncos face-off at Wembley Stadium

Jacksonville Jaguars to return to Wembley

The National Football League (NFL) (US) team Jacksonville Jaguars will face their peer team Denver Broncos in Week 8 of the 2022 NFL season, the NFL announced on May 4th. The matchup will be played at London’s (UK) historic Wembley Stadium on October 30th at 9:30 am ET. The ‘Jacksonville... » Read more

Jaw-dropping Monster Jam® at London Stadium

Monster Jam is back in Europe at London Stadium

Rev up your engines as larger-than-life sporting experience Monster Jam® heads to London (UK) for the very first time. Celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, the adrenaline-charged, interactive experience for the whole family features world-class athletes locked in intense competitions of... » Read more

Dragging-feet Stratford MSG Sphere gets nod

London Sphere gets green light

The Madison Square Garden (MSG) Sphere in Stratford, London, (UK) has been given the go-ahead by the local authority’s planning committee, three years after plans went in. The ‘Construction News’ stated that Members of the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) Planning Decisions... » Read more

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