Partner newsletter archive
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Have your say in the future of regional tourism structures – the Government has announced an independent review of Destination Management Organisations (DMOs), formerly known as tourist boards.
Marketing/Visit Lancashire Partners’ Update following updates guidance (09.04.21) – the visitor economy, hotels and other guest accommodation and restaurants, pubs, bars and takeaway services guidance has been updated with more detail on step 2. Other updates to note also include events guidance for local authorities and additional information on NHS Test and Trace for hospitality venues and other settings.
Marketing/Visit Lancashire Partners’ Update following confirmation of continuation of Govt. roadmap (06.04.21)– some Covid restrictions will be eased from Monday 12 April, including opening of self-contained accommodation, outdoor hospitality venues and outdoor attractions such as zoos and theme parks. None essential retail will open and weddings can take place with up to 15 guests.
Marketing/Visit Lancashire Partners’ Update following updated guidance (01.04.21) – including further guidance for the visitor economy and hospitality sector along with clarification shared by DCMS in response to a number of questions that have been raised by the sector.
Marketing/Visit Lancashire Partners’ Update following updated guidance (24.03.21) – including clarity on guidance on the reopening of accommodation.
Marketing/Visit Lancashire Partners’ Update following updated guidance (23.03.21) – update on new guidance for businesses in the hospitality, accommodation and leisure sectors to check their eligibility for Restart Grants.
Invitation to March Partners’ Meeting – virtual meeting will take place on Wednesday 24 March at 10am. The meeting will include a guest speaker – Jenny Heyes from Napthens Solicitors – who will present and answer questions on specific HR considerations related to the impacts of Covid-19.
Marketing/Visit Lancashire Partners’ Update following updated guidance (11.03.21) – including on Covid grants and outdoor dining/events.
March Partners’ Newsletter (10.03.21) – including workshop opportunities, feature on supplier partners and details on next partners’ meeting.
Marketing/Visit Lancashire Partners’ update following budget announcement (04.03.21) – summary of highlights for the tourism and hospitality industry including extension of the job retention scheme, restart grants, extension of VAT reduction and business rate relief.
Marketing/Visit Lancashire Partner’s update following government announcement (26.02.21) – further summary and clarification of the 22.02.21 announcement
Marketing/Visit Lancashire Partner’s update following government announcement (22.02.21) – a summary of the announcement
Marketing Lancashire Partner’s Covid-19 Updated Guidance (05.01.21) – guidance for retail, hospitality and leisure sectors as January 2021 lockdown begins.
Marketing Lancashire Partner’s Covid-19 Updated Guidance (30.12.20)– information on tighter restrictions as Lancashire is placed in Tier 4 Alert Level.
Marketing Lancashire Partner’s Covid-19 Updated Guidance (24.12.20) – including details of Tier 4 restrictions in place in some parts of England. Lancashire remains in Tier 3.
Marketing Lancashire Partner’s Covid-19 Updated Guidance (21.12.20) – guidance for Lancashire accommodation providers opening over the Christmas period.
Message from Marketing Lancashire, CEO (18.12.20) – a Christmas message from Rachel McQueen including a thank you and review of 2020 activity.
Covid-19: Updated Guidance (17.12.20) – including confirmation of Lancashire remaining in Tier 3 and guidance for over the Christmas period.
Marketing Lancashire December partner’s newsletter (14.12.20) – updates include Lancashire 2025 City of Culture, business barometer, Eden Project North, tourism VAT campaign, disability awareness and online market opportunity.
Marketing Lancashire Partner’s update (03.12.20) – update including latest government guidance and deadlines for job retention scheme claims.
Marketing Lancashire Partner’s update (01.12.20) – guidance for Christmas operating and Tier 3 restrictions.