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These are our LED Event Spots that can be used for up or top lighting. Can be fitted with gels.


Our LED spheres are perfect in a black lined marquee to create an illusion of them floating.


Fairy light curtains make a stunning lining for any room or marquee.


Have some fun with the bubble machine. Makes a fabulous effect.


We have 12 PAR38 Uplights for sale. All used, in good condition and tested.


We have 20 of these strip lights for sale. All are used, but in good condition and PAT tested.


There are 20 emergency exit lights available. All are used but in good condition and PAT tested.


Available are 10 x 250W HQI and 10 x 400W HQI. All used, good condition and tested.


Our ‘old faithful’ PAR38 Uplights in stainless steel suit both modern and traditional venues.


LED spots can be used for uplighting or top lighting and are very versatile.


These effects projectors are great for uplighting and are battery powered so can be used almost anywhere.


Our interactive floor is a great talking point at events and is great for children of all ages.


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Pixie Washes

New in, we have available the only 12 currently in the UK of these new moving head washes. Ultra compact and weighing only 5kg, these units are bright enough to rival many larger movers.

The Event Production Show

An enjoyable time was had by all at the EPS. We enjoyed meeting current and prospective customers and hope you enjoyed meeting us. Many thanks to Charlotte Atherton and Emma Gripton for their help to run the stand.


We have been involved with providing sound, visual, lighting and power equipment in churches and marquees for several services. We pride ourselves on providing the best quality products for your needs and maintaining a sympathetic and discreet service.

Projection Mapping

We now can offer projection mapping that can be used on buildings. For videos of how this works, please check put our Facebook page.


We are currently looking for freelancers to join our team. We have opportunities to be based at the warehouse or going on site to install and/ or run shows. Full driving licence is preferred due to our location. Please email your details and CV if you have one to sales@eslightinghire.co.uk

New Website Launch

We are excited to announce that our new website will be launching in March. It will be smaller, easier to navigate and will give more ideas on how to achieve fabulous effects with our products.

The Event Production Show

We are looking forward to exhibiting at the Event Production Show in March. Our stand will feature some of our more unusual products, some favourites and new stock. If you are attending, be sure to come and say hello.


We now have a selection of Halloween themed effects including projections and interactive floor effects.

New Stock

Keep an eye on the hire pages as we are excited to announce that we shall be adding some more products to our range over the next couple of months.

Showman’s Show

As we have done for several years, we are pleased to provide lighting and support for several of our clients stands at the popular Showman's Show.

Charity Event

We were delighted to be able to provide PA and sound equipment for an event to raise funds for an equine charity.

Looking ahead to 2017

We are delighted to have several events already confirmed for 2017. It will also be a milestone for us as we will be celebrating 10 years so we will be hosting a party and of course there will be many special offers for our customers during our birthday month.


We already have several events confirmed for Christmas this year including at The Elvetham Hotel and Ascot Racecourse. Keep an eye out on the offers page and be sure to sign up for our  newsletters this November & December as we will be running a number of festive offers and discount prices.

Michealmas Fayre

Once again we are delighted to be providing power and support for this popular fair held at Dummer Cricket Club in October. It’s a great opportunity to get a head start on Christmas shopping!

Fairy Lights everywhere

In September we used fairy lights to create backdrops, dress pillars and as a canopy of alternating red and white strings. We also have more installs featuring several of our fairy light products later in the year.

Paper Lanterns

Recently we assisted Essential Supplies to install a canopy of brightly coloured paper lanterns. By using a variety of colours and/ or sizes, the paper lanterns create a beautiful visual effect and work in any venue.

Southampton Boat Show

We have another of our truss banner systems installed at Southampton Boat Show for TT Tents.

Rhythm and Booze Festival

With support from Eurohire, we  provided lighting, power, stage and sound for the Rhythm & Booze Festival held at The Waterfront Bar and Bistro in Pewsey, Wiltshire on the August bank holiday.

Never 42

Once again we were delighted to provide lighting support for this popular Level 42 tribute band for a concert in Maidenhead. We are looking forward to working with them again soon.

Custom Banner Rigging

Something a bit different - we used our truss to create a banner rigging system at Newbury Racecourse.

Basingstoke Food Festival

We provided support for  Zeal Events at this popular food festival held in Basingstoke’s town centre.


In June we said farewell to Sue Harkins and Kyle Harkins. We would like to thank them for their time with us and wish them all the best for the future.

Strictly Tour

In May & June, Simon provided support for Eurohire on tour with Ian Waite and Natalie Lowe from Strictly Come Dancing.

Boodles Tennis Challenge

For this presigious event we created a box structure from truss and also supplied uplighting for the outside dining area for T Tents.

Five years at Optrex Business Park

The time has flown by but in May we celebrated being at Optrex Business Park in Rotherwick for five years.

Badminton Horse Trials

We have provided Drum Lanterns and power equipment for one of the TT Tents marquees at this prestigious event.

Henley On Food

We provided power and distribution equipment for this event held at Shiplake College.

Madejski Stadium

We were able to provide starcloth and pipe & drape for an event in one of the function rooms at the Reading Football Club Stadium for Emsco.

Special Offers

We have added some new offers to our  special offers page which can be found here

New Product - Pipe and Drape

To work with our starcloth, or any type of lining material, our new pipe and drapre system allows quick and easy hanging of material. Can be used around corners or for awkward angles.

Thank You Kyle Harkins

Kyle has been with us for a year so we would like to thank him for his hard work and dedication to the company.

Pop Up Parties

A new range of packages will be launched in June. Everything you need for the perfect party.


Once again we were delighted to be asked to provide Paper Lantern rings at Goodwood.

PAT and Marquee Lighting/ Electrics Courses

Working in conjunction with Essential Supplies, we were able to run several of these popular courses. We are looking into running several more of these throughout the year.

Thank you Sue Harkins

Sue has been with us for a year now and we want to thank her for all of her dedication and hard work.


We are delighted to announce that we now have ISO9001 certification.

2015 Review

We had a successful year again in 2015. Three new staff members joined us, and we expanded our freelance staff as well. The hire stock has increased over the year with many more exciting and intuitive products. Our client database also expanded and we are looking forward to working with all of our clients again in 2016.

Happy New Year

We would all like to wish our customers and clients a happy and prosperous new year. Thank you for all of your custom in 2015 and we look forward to working with you again in 2016.

Merry Christmas

All of us at ES Lighting Hire would like to wish all of our customers and clients a very merry Christmas.

Christmas Events

We are now starting to install fixtures for Christmas events. If you require lighting for your event, please book soon.

Pro-Light Mobiblast

We now have 14 of these fixtures in stock and they have already been booked out! They will be added to the website soon, but if you require any information about them, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Showmans Show

We were delighted to be asked to provide the lighting and sound for Stand Out Magazine’s 10th anniversary party held at The Showman’s Show on the 21st October. In addition, we also provided equipment for the Essential Supplies stand.

Theme Packages

We are currently working on more packages. To each be based on a theme, such as Christmas, Halloween, Casino, 70’s disco etc. More details to follow.

Equipment Packages

We are delighted to announce that we are now offering Wedding, Party and Conference packages. Available in 3 levels, they are compatible with each other, plus there are a range of extras and upgrades available.

Superfly Sounds DJ

Need music for your event? We are excited to announce that we will soon be able to offer DJ services in partnership with Superfly Sounds who are based in Kent.  Having a 70’s themed party or a contemporary wedding? Superfly Sounds offers a completely tailored service for your events at competitive rates.

More Stock added

We have been able to secure some extra stock to bring extra dimension to your event. This includes intelligent lighting, distribution, profiles and we have increased our stock of LED SmartBatts.

Terms & Conditions

Our terms and conditions have been updated and will be effective as of 1st August 2015. The new terms and conditions will be available on the downloads page, and will also supplied with all quotes, estimates and invoices.

As Seen On TV

Simon Dinsmore had some unexpected fame when he appeared on “Who’d Be A Billionaire” (S1 E4) on Sky Living. He was involved with lighting and effects for the unveiling of the worlds first Tiffany blue Bentley Continental from a Tiffany inspired gift box, as arranged by the Envy Group.


Welcome to our new team member

We would like to welcome Kyle Harkins to the team. Kyle will mainly be in the warehouse and also assisting on site with installations.

New Website

Welcome to the new website, we hope you enjoy looking around. All feedback and suggestions are welcome.

LED SmartBatts

We now have several of these battery operated Uplights in stock and ready to hire.

Special Offers

Each month, we will be running several special offers. Please be sure to check HERE for our latest offers.

LED Spheres

Our LED Spheres have been refurbished and are available to hire. Suitable for most venues, they look especially striking in a black and/or starcloth lined marquee.

Welcome to our newest team member

We would like to welcome Sue Harkins to the ES Lighting Hire team. Sue will be mainly based in the office, alongside Hazel and we will be putting her admin skills to good use.