Lighting Equipment Hire for Events

Lighting Equipment Hire for Events in London and the UK

Lighting is a very thorny issue and requires a lot of thought and planning no matter what sort of event you are holding. EMS Events can provide the best lighting equipment hire for events. Just trying to envisage what a room will look like during your event, and the manifold lighting demands being made on it over a period of time can be difficult. Trying to select the top lighting equipment out of a large range of choice can take a lot of time and energy.

However, with the correct lighting equipment, you can actually bring an events alive, transforming an everyday event into something remarkable. It is more than just providing a central lighting point or depending the daylight as this leaves parts of your venue in shade. Poor lighting can even be a safety issue when people find themselves bumping into furniture. A venue needs good lighting equipment so that people can see effectively in order to carry out conversations and business.

As you might expect from one of the top lighting equipment hire services in the country, EMS Events have a sizable selection of lights, from the complex to the more traditional light options. Often customers are unsure which lighting equipment is the most appropriate, so we are very happy to advise you on the top solution for your venue. We are a London based specialist supplier of lighting equipment hire for venues to events up and down the country, offering a nationwide service.

We recommend a full range of services and assistance for your event. EMS Events are also able to help in planning, production and implementation of your event. We have a comprehensive variety of lighting solutions and due the ever-changing face of lighting equipment hire, we keep up to date with the newest technology.

Lighting Equipment Hire for Events

Our RGBW uplighter is a portable battery powered light outputting ultra-smooth colours from rich saturated hues to subtle pastel shades. Now available to hire from EMS Events.

Battery Powered Uplighters
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The power of Source Four in a compact size. The smaller-scale Source Four uses the same technology as the standard Source 4. Now available to hire.

Source Four Junior

The 24 Dimming Console is a 24-channel dimming console and stage lighting controller. Now available to hire. Contact EMS Events for a quotation.

DMX Lighting Controller

Fully weatherproof and battery powered, our LED lights are perfect for events. Now available to hire. Contact EMS Events for a quotation.

Outdoor Battery Uplighters

Rogue R3 Spot delivers intense output, crisp optics, sharp focus, perfect for conferences and events. Now available to hire. Contact EMS Events for a quotation.

Chauvet Rogue R3 Spot

Rogue R3 Wash is a feature packed moving wash workhorse ideal for rental and production inventories. Available to hire from EMS Events.

Chauvet Rogue R3 Wash

The Quartz is the newest addition to the Titan Mobile family, complete with on-board processing and a bright, vibrant 12.1” screen, in Avolites’ smallest full-featured console. Call us for a competitive hire quotation. Contact EMS Events for a quotation.

Avolites Quartz Lighting Console

Our followspot is portable and easy to use. An ideal LED lighting instrument for use conferences and events.  Contact EMS Events for a quotation.


Fast and Intuitive control of intelligent lighting, Dimmers and LED effects from one on screen console. Available to hire from EMS Events.

Avolites Titan One

105cm long LED bar fitted with 24x 4W RGBW 4-in-1 LEDs with Matrix function and various built-in dynamic effects. Call us for a competitive hire quotation.

1M LED Batten

Another popular light is the is the LED profile that provides a powerful pinpoint light source that’s so useful for studios and live events. Contact EMS Events for a quotation.

LED Profile

Aluminium truss plinths available in various sizes to house your moving heads. Available to hire from EMS Events.

Lighting Plinth
Lighting Equipment Hire for Events in London

ESM Events are able to be as involved in the process helping you to choose the best lighting equipment hire for events as needed. We provide a complete hire service to our customers from supporting your choice of lighting equipment to the installation of the equipment required. Our installation team have years of experience of working in events and with the great range of lighting equipment on offer we truly can guarantee your event going to run without a lighting equipment hitch front start to finish

ESM Events lighting products and services are countless for all kinds of events from private functions, galas, weddings, award ceremonies and corporate events like exhibitions, conferences, fashion shows, product launches, fund raisers and many more. We have a large stock of lighting equipment that can either be hired separately or as part of a lighting equipment package for your event. We can provide equipment to numerous sized events and for audiences of all kind, no event is too big or small to us.

All our lighting equipment hire for events is from leading brands and is frequently serviced to safeguard that it can accomplish its best at your event. We offer a range of lighting solutions from uplighting to comprehensive venue lighting services. ESM Events can accommodate both marquees and more traditional venues wherever an event requires a sophisticated, stylish look.

Our lighting equipment is a prodigious way of changing or improving the look of an ordinary otherwise basic function room and generating the excitement with special effects. You can have a choice of lighting up the whole venue or just highlighting specific sections of a room like, fireplaces or pillars. Our lighting equipment will have your event guests talking about your occasion for years. ESM Events are even able to light up the outside of buildings to match with your themes on the inside.

EMS Events can provide the assistance desired to make your events a success. Whatever the lighting equipment needed at the location, we can sort it. We have available thousands of pieces of lighting equipment ready and waiting for hire. Our proficiency secures the ideal result every time with our lighting equipment hire for events ceremonies.

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Our office hours are 8.30am to 6pm Monday to Friday. Outside of these hours we operate a 24hr support line, so you always have access to technical support.


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Why our clients choose to work with us?
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Each client is assigned a dedicated account manager who will understand your requirements, to ensure service is provided in accordance to your requirements.



At EMS Events, we are a full service event production company, and offer a one stop shop for all of our clients. Our service offering include audio visual hire and event production.



With over 21 years experience in the events industry and having supported over 16000 events, EMS Events is perfectly placed to provide you with the support needed for your events.



Our complete team from our account managers, to our technicians to our event co-ordinators, strive to provide a fantastic service. This includes being exceptionally helpful to ensure service levels are met.


"Just wanted to say a huge THANK YOU.We really appreciate your time and effort to help us to create this event. "

Melody Beveridge
Agile Media

AV Hire - Client Feedback - TOG

"Heléna and I are still smiling like the Cheshire Cat, the night went so smoothly, everyone had an amazing time is being said by everyone that it’s the best party TOG has ever thrown. The hype is real!! The vibe would not have been what is was without you, and so we wanted to say a huge thank you for everything you and your team did for us on the day! "

Helena & Gemma

AV Hire - Client Feedback - ACADEMY-OF-URBANISM

"Just wanted to say a huge THANK YOU.We really appreciate your time and effort to help us to create this event. "

Delano Bart-Stewart
Academy of Urbanism

U+I Client Feedback

"We have had lots of excellent feedback on the event today, and the AV support, DJ and photographer were the back bone of this. "

Amelia Cowan

"Thank you so much for all your hard work yesterday to make the event what is was, especially with our changing requirements. "

Jenny Seymour
Comic Relief

Virgin atlantic

"Just wanted to drop you a line to say many thanks for all your help making last night a success. "

Siobhan Cremin
Virgin Atlantic

london-flim-museum- client feedback

"I wanted to say that the AV support you provide LFM and our clients has been fantastic, and we look forward to a long term beneficial relationship with EMS Events."

Rob Chamber
London Film Museum

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"Just a quick note to say thank you very much for a great day yesterday. The event went really well and the audience loved it. I really appreciate all your help and service- your team couldn’t have been more helpful and we couldn’t have done it without you."

Victoria Davis

nauta_capital-client feedback

"Thanks again for your all your hard work and support over the last few months."

Sam Ahmed
Nauta Capital