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Published on Tuesday, 10th October 2017

Plan to boost tourism in North Warwickshire & Hinckley and Bosworth

Boosting tourism in North Warwickshire and beyond

Are  you running a tourism business in North Warwickshire or about to start one? We invite you to the launch of the new Destination Management Plan for North Warwickshire and Hinckley & Bosworth.  This tourism strategy is a joint initiative by the two Borough Councils to complement the existing joint LEADER grant programme and funded via the Coventry & Warwickshire LEP. 

The launch event will be held on Wednesday 1st November 10.15am – 12.30 at Twycross Zoo as part of the Leicestershire Business Festival.  Places should be booked through their website: https://lbf.ticketleap.com/perfectly-placed-for-tourism-growth---bosworth-hinkley--north-w/dates/Nov-01-2017_at_1015AM

The speakers  include Sharon Redrobe linking this work to the Midlands Engine, Keri Portas of Visit England on future travel trends.  It should also be a great opportunity to network with other people in the tourism sector.

Speakers:

  • Sharon Redrobe, Twycross Zoo – “How this DMP fits into the wider tourism picture of Leicestershire and the
  • Midlands Engine”
  • Keri Portas, Visit England – “The Future Travel Journey”
  • Miles Perkins, Triumph Motorcycles —“Introducing the Triumph Visitor Centre”
  • Iain Neville, North Warwickshire/Hinckley & Bosworth LEADER – “Funding to grow your tourism business”
  • Angela Baines, North Warwickshire/Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Councils - “The Destination Management Plan and your business”