Giant mirror ball suspended over exhibition

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 …

Looking up at the Pink Floyd pig floating above BBC

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 …

3 exhibition spheres for Glazpart, helium filled

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 …

Blue and orange inflatable bimp for Tile Source

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 …

Giant inflatable yellow wellies in ABC Inflatables workshop

Inflatable Yellow Wellies for the NFU

Maeve Bradbury Fun Inflatables, Marches, Parades and Outdoor Inflatables

We had a repeat order for more inflatable Yellow Wellies! Aren’t they fantastic?! Our good friends at the NFU have ordered another pair of inflatable wellington boots from us. As you can see they stand over 2.5m high and they go to local NFU agencies who use them at agricultural shows and outdoor events. Talk about standing out in a crowd …

giant pink inflatable wall

Creative Custom Inflatables – a Giant Wall and an Ice Mountain!

katebarlow Theatre and Film Inflatables

September was a busy month here at ABC Inflatables. Busy and BIG, with two huge custom inflatables for different clients. Both inflatables were incredibly imaginative and, because of their size, both demanded a lot of workshop space to build them. It was an enjoyable challenge for us to use some ABC creative magic to bring each customers’ vision to life. …

Wine bottle inflatable and white van

Wine and Wheels at the Lord Mayor’s Show 2016

katebarlow Lord Mayor's Show

ABC was delighted to be involved once again in the Lord Mayor’s Show. This annual London spectacular is world-famous and this year the show took place on November 12th. In 1215, King John issued a Royal Charter that allowed the City of London to elect its own Mayor. Since then, the newly elected Mayor has left the City and travelled by …