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Marquee Hire Business and Lifestyle Opportunity For Sale - Huge Potential - Lancashire



We currently offer a comprehensive selection of structures for hire, mainly used for corporate events and private functions such as weddings, birthdays and other celebrations.

In a period of less than five years, we have firmly established ourselves within the events sector with a high proportion of our business sourced through our strong online social media presence, professional website and referrals from previous customers.

Using a beautiful range of modern marquees and stretch tents, we work alongside some of the North West's most popular wedding venues as one of their preferred suppliers. We also regularly work with both large and smaller niche festivals, and a number of country and agricultural shows. Our work catchment area is typically the Lake District, Cheshire, Lancashire and Yorkshire, however, there is substantial interest and work opportunities from outside of the North West.

2019 was a busy and successful year for us, but with enquiries and bookings are already taken for the 2020 season, 2021 and beyond indicate that the business is poised to go from strength to strength under the right stewardship.


The business is offered to the market due to the directors’ other expanding business commitments. The whole operation is currently solely run by its two directors with casual seasonal staff assisting during the busier late spring/summer periods.

Due to the directors’ other business interests, the commitment needed to take this thriving young company forward is no longer readily available. Due to the high customer demand, this

business and would ideally suit individuals prepared to invest the time, energy and enthusiasm to build on the existing success of the business.

The company is still trading and actively securing new bookings for 2020 and 2021 and beyond.

This is a perfect opportunity to walk in and take over a business with substantial forward bookings for summer 2020. Please note there is a massive opportunity to grow the business further.


The current premises could be retained at a cost of approximately £400 per month plus VAT. This would, however, be taken forward by separate negotiation directly with the landlord.


Custom is generated mainly through highly effective online marketing through social media tools such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

The company has a very professional, user-friendly and informative website. The company also successfully uses a number of specialised lead generators.

The social media handles, the domain name of the website and associated webmail email addresses will all be included in the sale, as will the associated main company contact phone number.


Stock included in the sale is valued at circa £65,000 plus. This includes multiple structures all in excellent clean condition and sourced new from high-quality reputable businesses.

Included also is all the associated gear needed to host multiple events at any one time, including high quality flooring, lighting and dance floors.

A broad range of tools and rigging equipment is included in the sale, too. Please see full stock inventory below:

Petal pole marquees
• Purchased from Barkers Marquees (http://www.barkersmarquees.co.uk) in Surrey May 2018, this beautiful and exceptionally popular structure can be rigged as either a 12m x 12m, 12m x 18m or a 12m x 24m marquee – for up to 250 people
• Additional extras:
Valises (bags)
Extensive rigging
24m x panoramic windows
Full set of circa 65-70 ratchets, in addition to standard rigging
8 x ground storm plates

Please download this file to see the full list - Click on this link to download the Business Package Document

Delivery notes

Please contact us to discuss.

Contact notes

Tel 07956 254397.

Please email Rebecca at marqueesales1@outlook.com for further details or to request a callback to discuss further.

Price: £100000 £75000 Would Possibly Split
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