D-Day 75

D-Day 75 HPower Group was contracted by The Royal British Legion as event deliverers for three events during the D-Day 75 commemorations. They were The National Commemorative Event on June 5th at Southsea Common, Portsmouth, which was attended by 14 Heads of State and Heads of Government including HM The Queen and The President of…

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The Great Pilgrimage 90th Year Anniversary

The Great Pilgrimage 90th Year Anniversary HPower Group was appointed by The Royal British Legion to deliver the infrastructure, security and broadcast recording facility for this event. More than 4000 Legion Standard Bearers and Wreath Layers came to Ypres from all over the United Kingdom to take part in this significant event, which included a…

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Windsor Castle Royal Tattoo

Windsor CastleRoyal Tattoo A night-time event involving all three Armed Services in a theatrical 90-minute show which ran for four years from 2008 to 2011. Project delivery included script writing (approved by MOD), creating the show element, military liaison (UK/International), running the night-time event in parallel with the Royal Windsor Horse Show (the daytime activity),…

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All The Queen’s Horses – A Golden Tribute to Her Majesty The Queen

All The Queen’s HorsesA Golden Tribute to Her Majesty The Queen Celebrating The Queen’s Golden Jubilee, the event involved 1,000 horses and 1,200 performers in a two-hour theatrical show. Project delivery was completely turnkey – selling tickets and sponsorship, writing and producing the show, building all the facilities and structures, liaising with the artists and…

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World War Two 60th Anniversary Commemorations

World War Two60th Anniversary Commemorations A week-long commemoration of the 60th anniversary of WW2, with a ‘living museum’ in St James’ Park. It culminated in a Commemoration Show in Horse Guards Parade. HPower’s part in the event was to conceive the entire plan and creative delivery which included scenic desgin, script writing, all the content…

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Jordan Armed Forces Day

Jordan Armed Forces Day Working with the Royal Court and the Jordanian Armed Forces, HPower was awarded the contract to provide the logistics and creative delivery of this project. Working to an extremely tight timetable of six weeks, the team had to oversee the completion of the seating, produce the stage and screens, install the…

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The Commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of Victory in Japan Day

The Commemoration of the70th Anniversary of Victory in Japan Day The HPower Group was appointed by the Royal British Legion to assist in the organisation of the VJ Day Commemoration event which included a Drumhead Service on Horse Guards Parade, a Veterans Parade down Whitehall and lunch in Westminster Abbey Gardens. HPower provided the infrastructure for…

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Centenary of the First World War – Mons

Centenary of theFirst World War – Mons HPower Group was contracted by The Department for Culture, Media and Sport to produce the key official UK event to commemorate the centenary of the start of the First World War. BBC Events broadcast live from the site in a two-hour programme. Actors, choirs, and speakers from both…

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The Commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of D-Day

The Commemoration of the70th Anniversary of D-Day Simon Brooks-Ward, Chairman and Chief Executive of HPower Group, was involved in this event in his military capacity. Brigadier Brooks-Ward was Project Director for Military Involvement. This covered 2000 soldiers, sailors and airmen across 33 commemorations over three days. HPower Group supported The Royal British Legion by providing…

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Unveiling of the Iraq & Afghanistan Wars Memorial

Unveiling of the Iraq &Afghanistan Wars Memorial The HPower Group was appointed by The Royal British Legion to cater for and provide entertainment for the Veterans and their families who attended the Afghanistan Day commemoration event. The commemoration included a service at St Paul’s Cathedral and a parade down Whitehall. All the accreditation for the…

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The TA100 National Pageant

The TA100 National Pageant HPower Group was commissioned to produce the 100th anniversary celebrations for the Territorial Army. The event involved more than 1,000 soldiers, a 15,000-seated audience and a Royal Salute taker. Project delivery was jointly delivered and included the content, script writing, production and direction, creative process, artist liaison, staging of the event,…

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The Diamond Jubilee Pageant at Windsor Castle

The Diamond Jubilee Pageant at Windsor Castle The Diamond Jubilee Pageant was one of the official events held to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. The creative strategy had to include a multiple useage of the facility (Armed Forces Muster took place in the same venue two weeks later and The Royal Windsor Horse…

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The Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration

Her Majesty The Queen’s90th Birthday Celebration The Queen’s 90th Birthday Celebration was one of two official events taking place in 2016 to mark Her Majesty’s 90th Birthday. The event was a celebration of The Queen’s life, her love of horses, her dedication to the Commonwealth and international affairs and her deep involvement with the Navy, Army and…

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Centenary of the First World War – The Battle of the Somme

Centenary of the First World War – The Battle of the Somme The HPower Group was contracted by The Department for Culture, Media & Sport to manage the UK National Commemorative Event for The Centenary of the Battle of The Somme, which took place at The Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s Thiepval Memorial in France. The event included an…

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