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Northumberland Tourism Annual Conference 2017

Northumberland Tourism's Annual Conference 2017

Thursday 9th February 2017 at Macdonald Linden Hall


Tourism plays a vital role as Northumberland’s second largest industry, employing over 11,500 people and having an economic impact of £816 million. It is crucial that we at Northumberland Tourism and you, our partners, work together to continuously develop our tourism offer and further raise our profile nationally and internationally.

The day featured combination of presentations and interactive workshops including an update on Northumberland’s Destination Management Plan, guest speaker Colin Bell from the North East LEP, our marketing plans for 2017-18 and Ark segmentation.

You can download the slides from the presentations below.

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Northumberland wins Silver for 'Best UK Holiday Destination/County' 2016


NORTHUMBERLAND has been announced as the winner of the Silver award in the Best UK Holiday Destination/County at the prestigious 2016 British Travel Awards.The announcement was made on 23 November at a glamorous Gala Awards ceremony, held in London and attended by close to a thousand travel industry people.

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Winners announced for North East Tourism Awards

Tourism businesses from across the North East were celebrating on Tuesday night as the winners for the North East England Tourism Awards were announced at a glittering ceremony held in Newcastle Civic Centre’s Banqueting Hall.

Alfie Joey, BBC Radio Newcastle breakfast show presenter, hosted the awards, which saw five new entrants walk away with gold awards including Battlesteads Hotel & Restaurant who won an outstanding three gold awards on the night.

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