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 showcase Lancashire’s strengths as a destination to invest, work, live, study and visit.

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Spotlight Features

You deserve to be celebrated - Lancashire Day 2020

A message on #LancashireDay from the Chief Executive of Marketing Lancashire, Rachel McQueen “We know that Lancashire is facing even more tough times ahead…

'Thank yous' and virtual hugs on #LancashireDay

In this extraordinary year, there are many exceptional Lancashire people and achievements to recognise in our community, in public service, in business and of course across the NHS. There are also Lancastrian friends and family, all over the world as well as on our doorstep, that we’d love to share your Lancashire Day virtual hug with.

Message from Chief Executive Rachel McQueen

A message from Rachel McQueen, Chief Executive of Marketing Lancashire. following the Prime Minister’s latest announcement.

A major weapon in the fight against Covid-19

A major weapon in the fight to stop the spread of Covid-19 has been launched in the UK by Burnley-based textile manufacturer Panaz.

Peer Networks: Redefining Leisure & Hospitality

Marketing Lancashire has been appointed by Boost; Lancashire’s Business Growth Hub, to deliver Peer Networks, a national business support programme for Lancashire businesses.

Chief Executive Statement - 16 October 2020 Lancashire moves to VERY HIGH Alert Status

Rachel McQueen, Chief Executive of Marketing Lancashire. comments on Lancashire’s move into the third tier of the Government’s Local Covid-19 Alert Status

Help us save our industry: Sign our petition

Marketing Lancashire is joining Destination Management Organisations from across the country to back a campaign encouraging government to ensure the tourism sector is supported through Winter 2020.

Marketing Lancashire launch major new campaign highlighting the county

Life may never be the same again, but as we ease back towards some form of normality organisations from across Lancashire have come together for a major new campaign highlighting the county.

New Industry Standard Launched

VisitEngland and VisitBritain have today (25 June) launched a UK-wide industry standard and consumer mark, in partnership with the national tourist organisations of Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales to provide a ‘ring of confidence’ for tourism as the sector works towards reopening.

Marketing Lancashire's submission to the DCMS Select Committee on the impact of COVID-19 on tourism

On the 19th June Marketing Lancashire submitted written evidence to the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee’s inquiry into the impact of Covid-19 on DCMS sectors.

Latest News

UCLan landmark agreement with Tashkent Institute of Textile and Light Industry

Initiative aims to spark a new wave of creative entrepreneurs in the both the UK and Uzbekistan Celebrating International Education Week, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Tashkent Institute of Textile and Light Industry (TITLI), Uzbekistan. The televised signing of the agreement, which took place at the […]

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Forbes adds value to accountancy firm office move

Forbes Solicitors has advised accountancy firm NR Barton on the lease of its new 5,341 sq ft state-of-the-art offices at Wigan Pier Business Park. The chartered accountants are moving to Waterside House at the business park after spending 50 years at their current offices in Bridgeman Terrace, Wigan. Paul Farrington, partner at NR Barton, said: […]

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