Marketing Lancashire

Marketing Lancashire is the place marketing organisation for Lancashire. Working collaboratively with both local authority and private sector partners from across the county to communicate investment opportunities and to showcase Lancashire’s strengths as a place to invest, work, live and study in, as well as a premier destination for visitors. Visit Lancashire is the tourist board for the county and a division of Marketing Lancashire. Read more

Spotlight Features

Lancashire entrepreneur has TV Dragons eating out of her hand

Gemma Connelly’s pitch to TV Dragons secures £50K for her edible dog birthday card business in Buckshaw Village.

Lancashire Visitor Economy continues to show strong signs of recovery

The latest tourism figures released  (2022) have revealed that the Lancashire tourism sector continues to show a strong recovery post-pandemic with 17 million more visitor days and nights in 2022 than 2021.

Devolution announcement heralded as ‘amazing news for county’

A public consultation has now been launched into the devolution proposal which is open to anyone who lives or works in Lancashire.

The consultation, which will run for eight weeks until 26 January 2024, is also open for businesses, organisations and other interested parties to give their feedback.

Lancashire Tourism Growth Strategy

Following a county-wide consultation the strategy entitled ‘Building Better Demand’, outlines a plan to extend the reach and benefit of Lancashire’s visitor economy.

LVEP Accreditation for Marketing Lancashire

Marketing Lancashire and VisitBlackpool have announced that a collaborative bid has been awarded Local Visitor Economy Partnership (LVEP) status by VisitEngland, placing them among the country’s leading organisations for destination management.

20 years of bringing a taste of Italy to Lancashire

For 20 years Maurizio and Cinzia Bocchi have been serving an authentic taste of Italy to customers in the Rubble Valley. We caught up with Maurizio to learn more about the journey of La Locanda

Campaign launched to highlight why living and working in Lancashire is hard to beat

Marketing Lancashire has launched a new campaign ‘Make our Lancashire Yours’ to illustrate the rich tapestry of the county with its compelling contrast of country, coastline and cities complemented by its fabulous food and local delicacies.