Inflatable heart over London

Inflatable Chubby Hearts for Anya Hindmarch

Maeve Bradbury Airborne Inflatables (Helium Filled), Inflatable Art

It has been an exhausting but exciting few weeks! The world-famous designer Anya Hindmarch asked us to help bring her Chubby Hearts project to life across the Capital. Anya conceived Chubby Hearts over London as a declaration of love to the city. Her idea was to float giant inflatable hearts over landmarks, starting on Valentine’s Day throughout London Fashion Week. …

ABC Inflatables owned the 2017 Lord Mayor’s Show!

Maeve Bradbury Lord Mayor's Show

ABC Inflatables absolutely owned the Lord Mayor’s Show in 2017! This year’s event took place on 11th November, Armistice Day. And ABC produced all the inflatables that featured in the parade. How cool is that?! It was exciting to make new parade inflatables for the London Freemasons. We also made parade inflatables for the Chartered Accountants Company and the Taiwanese …

Inflatable beanstalk on stage

ABC is preferred manufacturer of Inflatable Beanstalks!

Maeve Bradbury Fun Inflatables, Theatre and Film Inflatables

We have never made so many inflatable beanstalks! During October we made three for Jack and the Beanstalk pantomimes – one for Covent Garden, one for The Lyric in Hammersmith and one for a theatre in Newcastle on Tyne. As you can see the inflatable beanstalks are really big, varying in size from 20 feet high to nearly 40 wide! We …

Inflatable Mirror Balls for VMWorld Conference Barcelona

Maeve Bradbury Exhibition Inflatables

In September 2017, a client asked asked us to produce four giant 4m diameter silver inflatable mirror balls. They wanted to suspended these balls in two of the large halls at the Fira Exhibition Centre in Barcelona. We love a new challenge but we always check that an idea is feasible before we give a quote. We were very excited …

inflatable heart with starbucks logo

Inflatable Heart Balloons for London Pride Parade

Maeve Bradbury Airborne Inflatables (Helium Filled), Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

August must be the month of love! We made a repeat order of inflatable hearts for our very good clients VHI in Dublin. Don’t they look great painted with the VHI logo? And then we made an inflatable heart each for Starbucks and Citi to use at the London Pride Parade. We were delighted to be creating inflatables to make …

inflatable cigarette characters

Inflatable Cigarette Characters for GASP

Maeve Bradbury Fun Inflatables, Inflatable Characters

We had a busy month in July! One of our big projects was a repeat order for a large number of inflatable cigarette characters from our long standing clients at GASP. GASP is a charitable organisation that educates people about the dangers of smoking. We made 500 fun inflatable cigarette characters go in to chemists and doctors surgeries. They are …

Pink Floyd Pig on BBC One Show

Maeve Bradbury Airborne Inflatables (Helium Filled), Theatre and Film Inflatables

Exciting News! We have been flying the Pink Floyd Pig ‘Algie’ again. Did you see us on the BBC One Show? Last year, we were asked to fly Algie from the roof of the Victoria & Albert Museum to promote the forthcoming exhibition of Pink Floyd at the V&A from May to October 2017 – see our August 2016 News . This time we …

two striped balloon inflatables

Inflatable Hot Air Balloon for Irish Eurovision Entry

Maeve Bradbury Theatre and Film Inflatables

We felt honoured to make a giant inflatable hot air balloon for the Irish entry to the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. The replica hot air balloon was the central theme in their set and really helped them make an impression. This year Eurovision was in Kiev in the Ukraine which posed some practical and logistical problems! Luckily, we often transport …

Exhibition spheres for Glazpart

Maeve Bradbury Exhibition Inflatables

Glazpart have just ordered another one of our helium-filled exhibition spheres. We have a long standing working relationship with them. They are our near neighbours here in Banbury. Glazpart were so impressed with the reaction from their customers to the last exhibition sphere we made for them. They wanted another one to float over their exhibition stand. This is such a …

Two New Blimps for Hampshire Tile Warehouse

Maeve Bradbury Airborne Inflatables (Helium Filled)

March saw us make two more new blimps for our good friends at Hampshire Tile Warehouse. We have made the hulls in our supplier’s stock blue PU coated nylon blimp material and the fins in orange ripstop nylon – the same material that they make spinnakers from for sailing boats – just one of many colours available. And what’s more we don’t …