Open air arena (music/comedy venue)


Anyone run such an event and know the pro's and cons. Have a historic disused quarry thats grassed over which would probably seat 3-5000 but with 28 days a year it seemed a big job to get off the ground. Now if its 56 days it seems to make more sense but just wondering on pitfalls. Have done a small event in the past 300 head for eldest daughter birthday. but had to cancel same sort of event for younger daughter as by then facebook had arrived and it went viral so the 300 was heading to 3000.

35% of English and Welsh farmers possibly/probably depressed

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Written by Michelle Martin from Agriland

The Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (RABI) has today, Thursday, October 14, published the findings of The Big Farming Survey, which shows 35% of English and Welsh farmers are either possibly or probably depressed.

The survey, based on over 15,000 responses, concentrates on the health and well-being of the farming community in England and Wales in the 2020s.

The Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (RABI) is a national charity that provides support to the farming community across England and Wales.

Mental health​

Mental well-being, the survey notes, describes our ability to cope with the ‘ups and downs’ of everyday life.

According to the survey, 14% of the farming community is ‘possibly depressed’ while...