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

Morecambe Bay/Cedric Robinson book shortlisted for top honour

A book revealing the changes in and around Morecambe Bay through the observations of former Queen’s Guide to the Sands Cedric Robinson is in the running for a prestigious national award. ‘Sands of Time,’ written by award-winning journalist and author Lindsay Sutton, is on the three-strong shortlist for the British Guild of Travel Writers’ ‘Travel […]

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Hampton by Hilton opens new property in Blackburn, Lancashire

Blackburn, Lancashire, UK – Thursday 3rd December, 2020 – Today, Hampton by Hilton – Blackburn opens its doors to guests. Owned by Monte Hospitality and managed by leaf HOSPITALITY, Hampton by Hilton Blackburn features 152 modern and spacious rooms, providing high-quality accommodation, value-added amenities and thoughtful guest service. “At Hampton by Hilton Blackburn, guests will […]

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