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Event Hosting

With over three decades of experience, Ally’s got hosting down to a fine art. He brings a wealth of experience to each event he hosts, plus a touch of that special something that only comes with years of practice.

Ally’s event hosting mastery extends far beyond the borders of Scotland, reaching across the entirety of UK. He’s been the voice behind some of the most prestigious events in the country, including:

  • Angus Council Angus Ahead Awards
  • Federation of Small Businesses Awards
  • Northsound Business Awards
  • Rewind Festival
  • Scottish Car of the Year Awards
  • Taste of Angus Food Festival in Glamis
  • The Glamis Proms and the Sixties Gold Concerts

Along with prestigious events comes high-calibre venues: The London Palladium, The Symphony Hall Birmingham, Bridgewater Hall Manchester, Philharmonic Hall Liverpool, Blackpool Opera House, Royal Concert Hall Glasgow, Concert Hall Perth, and Caird Hall Dundee are just some of the venues where Ally has taken the stage.

If you’re interested in having Ally host your upcoming event, don’t hesitate to reach out.

What we do

Event Management

For the last 18 years the Ally Bally team have been putting on extraordinary events and have become specialists in award events

Event Hosting

Ally has been hosting events for the last 25 years, and has built up an impressive resume of events including hosting Rewind Festival and the Northsound Business Awards


As one the most recognised voices on Scottish airwaves for over 30 years, Ally’s voice has also been used at the voiceover for some of Scotland’s best known brands such as The Broon’s

Motoring Matters

Both Ally and his wife Lorraine share a love for cars and regularly contribute reviews and articles to a number of motoring publications

Scottish Car of the Year Awards

One of Scotland”s top motoring events organised and hosted by Ally, celebrates its 21st year this November.


For the last 35 years, Ally has been one of the most prominent and recognisable voices on Scottish radio and has some of the highest listenership on The Greatest Hits Network

Ally was the consummate professional at Taste Angus, held in the grounds of stunning Glamis Castle. He provided his comparing duties with both humour and knowledge of demos and each chef performer. His easy manner with audience and demonstrators undoubtedly helped keep the pace of our event going. Awkward silences…never, witty banter… a plenty! A huge thanks from all the team at Taste Angus.

Nicki BarnettTaste Angus, Food Theatre Event Manager