Marketing Lancashire

Marketing Lancashire is Lancashire’s place marketing organisation and leads the LVEP (Local Visitor Economy Partnership) for the county. Working collaboratively with both local authority and private sector partners to communicate investment opportunities and to showcase Lancashire’s strengths as a place to live, work, study and invest 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

Become more inclusive - FREE Access for All event

The Forest of Bowland National Landscape team is working together with Access the Dales and other partners to create a free two-day Access For All event this June.


Lancashire finalists in VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2024

VisitEngland has today, 9 April, announced the finalists who will go forward to compete for the tourism industry’s annual national Awards for Excellence.

Amongst the finalists are three Lancashire businesses who won at the regional Lancashire Tourism Awards and qualified for the national industry awards.

Meet the couple behind the day-to-day running of Preston's newest fine dining restaurant

We speak to Sean Wrest and Sam Haigh, Head Chef and Front of House at Aven Restaurant, about living and working in Lancashire, the hospitality industry, their careers and what its like working full time with your spouse.

UCLan offers 'handshake' to local businesses

The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) can offer partners in Lancashire, large and small, the opportunity to engage with the enthusiasm and skills of a wide range of university students

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.

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.

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.