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07 July 2011
Vodafone London Fashion Weekend

The British Fashion Council (BFC) today announced they are bringing the management and production of Vodafone London Fashion Weekend in-house.

Vodafone London Fashion Weekend is the capital’s designer shopping event within the official London Fashion Week venue at Somerset House and will run from 22-25th September 2011. It gives consumers and members of the public the opportunity to shop from over 100 designer collections, including ready-to-wear, jewellery and accessories, at discounted prices.

The BFC aim to improve the consumer experience at Vodafone London Fashion Weekend, enhance the designer selection and develop it in line with the international designer showcase, London Fashion Week. As part of this, more collections from London Fashion Week designers will be available and high profile catwalk shows will run throughout the course of the weekend.

Caroline Reader and Georgina Riley are joining the British Fashion Council as Events Manager and Production Manager to take forward Vodafone London Fashion Weekend. They join the team from Single Market Events who developed the initial concept of Vodafone London Fashion Weekend and have coordinated all activity to date. Single Market Events will continue to support the BFC through marketing and ticket sales.

Caroline Rush, CEO of the British Fashion Council, commented “Following the buzz from London Fashion Week, Vodafone London Fashion Weekend gives consumers the opportunity to experience fashion first-hand and shop the designer’s collections. By taking on this event we’re looking to raise the standard, utilise our existing relationships with designers and increase the availability of British designer fashion to the UK public. The BFC thank Single Market Events for their continued support in developing this unique consumer fashion experience.”

For more information on Vodafone London Fashion Weekend and to book tickets, please visit www.londonfashionweekend.co.uk

Caroline Reader, Events Manager
caroline.reader@britifashioncouncil.com  / +44 (0) 20 7759 1971

Georgina Riley, Production Manager
georgina.riley@britishfashioncouncil.com / +44 (0) 20 7759 1967