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

Lancashire house builder gives jobs boost with new homes in 2021

Leading developer Barratt Homes is continuing its positive work to support local employment, by underpinning 1,408 new jobs in Lancashire. This includes supporting hundreds of jobs thanks to its plans to build 704 new properties in the county at its developments: Bowland Meadow phases two and three, Centurion Village, Wittingham Park and Cottam Hall. 2021 […]

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Prestigious award recognises UCLan academic’s crucial work to end ‘honour’ based abuse

A psychologist from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has been recognised for her vital research contribution which aims to end ‘honour’ based abuse and support survivors. Dr Roxanne Khan, Director of the Honour Abuse Research Matrix (HARM) won the award titled: special recognition for academic contribution to end ’honour’ based abuse at the True Honour Awards 2020-21. The awards […]

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RT @VisitEnglandBiz: New posters are available for #EnglishTourismWeek21! If you've already got your toolkit from our website, check back…
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A good read and reminder, of the many stories #Lancashire has to tell. Welcome back to Lancashire Chris Moss…
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RT @DHSCgovuk: Today marks the start of #MentalHealthAwareness Week. This year's theme is all about connecting with nature. @DrAmirKhan
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Spotlight Features

Under starter's orders - Partington's ready to welcome back guests

Thinking outside the box and a firm commitment to sustainability have been top of the agenda at Partington’s, as they prepare their holiday parks for the 2021 season.

Route into Retail - For Lancashire food and drink producers

A commercial scaleup programme to help fast-growing Lancashire food and drink businesses sell to supermarkets and major retailers. 75% funded by Lancashire County Council and businesses will be expected to contribute the remaining £495.

Neil Evans MD at VEKA plc on taking over during a pandemic

Just 50 days into his new role as Managing Director of VEKA plc, Neil Evans explains how the company has started the year with record breaking results.

Lancaster medical services provider helps Covid fight

A Lancaster-based company providing medical cleaning services and products is helping to fight the Covid-19 pandemic after innovating with the help of Lancashire County Council funding.

Marketing Lancashire launches recovery plan for Lancashire's tourism and hospitality

Set against this context, Marketing Lancashire has been working with public and private sector partners to establish and deliver a tactical response that reacts to the still evolving situation, sets out our case for investment and looks at how we can redefine the way we attract visitors in 2021 and beyond, as soon as we are able to do so.

Myerscough College - Leading Lancashire - an opportunity for Visitor Economy businesses

The Leading Lancashire Project at Myerscough College is FREE to qualifying SMEs and has been developed to address the needs of the Visitor Economy within Lancashire.

We're Good To GO - New Industry Standard

The ‘We’re Good To Go’ industry standard and supporting mark means businesses across the sector can demonstrate that they are adhering to the respective Government and public health guidance, have carried out a COVID-19 risk assessment and check they have the required processes in place.