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

COVID-19: Marketing Lancashire launches a county-wide recovery plan. Read more

Latest News

1940s Blackpool: can you help shape an exhibition in Blackpool’s new museum?

Showtown, Blackpool’s newest museum, is looking to form a group of keen and curious people! They want you to join them on a journey of discovery exploring Blackpool in the 1940s and together find engaging ways to tell these untold stories to Showtown’s visitors. Are you a creative thinker? Do you have a passion for learning? […]

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Lancashire’s AONBs join forces to promote sustainable tourism

The Forest of Bowland and Arnside and Silverdale AONBs have joined forces to promote sustainable tourism in rural Lancashire this summer and beyond. Lancashire’s Eco Escapes campaign encourages visitors to arrive by train and explore the two AONBs on foot, by bike or on e-bike. These outstandingly beautiful landscapes are readily accessible from railway stations […]

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Spotlight Features

Novi Digital to deliver FREE Digital Marketing Skills Bootcamp

Could you or your team benefit from upskilling your current knowledge? Have you recently found yourself out of work and hoping to get back into employment? Or maybe you are looking to move your career in a new direction and explore the world of digital marketing.



Living and working in Lancashire

Blackpool Zookeeper Mike Woolham may have one of the county’s more unusual jobs and home, but he thinks it’s the best job in the world and shares his 37-acre garden with 1,000 animals for neighbours.

The review of England's DMOs is published

The UK Government has published its response to the independent de Bois review of Destination Management Organisations (DMOs) in England.  Rachel McQueen, Chief Executive of Marketing Lancashire, the county’s DMO, adds her response to that of Andrew Stokes, Director of Visit England.

Lancashire city of surprises

Lancaster launches a new online guide to some of the city’s quirkier attractions. Time to discover or re-discover a city full of fascinating, and sometimes hidden, gems. Including the NEW Lancaster Police Museum in Lancaster Castle.

Team-building, away-day or corporate hospitality?

It’s ‘cheers’ to team days at the award-winning Brindle Distillery.  Now offering unique, entertaining and fascinating corporate days at their award-winning distillery. As they mark their fifth anniversary.

STEAM 2020 - the impact of Covid-19 on Lancashire visitor numbers

The annual Lancashire STEAM* figures, one of the evaluation tools used by destinations to measure the volume and value of tourism, have been released today (22 October 2021) by Marketing Lancashire; they reflect the serious impact that the pandemic has had on the county’s tourism and hospitality businesses.