Inflatable baby octopus riding in the back of a lorry

Inflatable Octopus for USDAW

katebarlow Fun Inflatables, Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

This was a fun project – to build a giant inflatable octopus for USDAW! We have created parade inflatables for many of the unions before – including our friends at the Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers – which they have used most successfully at their outdoor events. However, this time they wanted something a bit special for their float …

ABC Inflatables at this years Lord Mayor’s Show – Again!

katebarlow Lord Mayor's Show

The Lord Mayor’s Show in London is one of our favourite events on the calendar. We’ve been making custom inflatables, including special shapes and parade balloons, for this world-famous spectacular for more than 20 years! It is great fun when we get involved in all the razzmatazz and we love to help different groups get themselves noticed among the crowds. …

ABC Parade Balloons for Trades Unions ‘Day of Action’

abc_admin Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

We are rather proud that we have just produced 30 parade balloons for a single event. There were many different inflatables at the Day of Action march in London, carried by all the major trades unions. The overall effect was extremely impressive! It is a real challenge for participant groups to identify themselves clearly in a huge sea of people …