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Visitors and residents can discover Northumberland with new Big Local App

Visitors and residents can discover Northumberland with new Big Local App

Other posts by  |  Steve Smith on Google+ |  June 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Visiting Northumberland and wonder where to find information? Are you a resident and want to check news? Discover the brand new Big Local App, which contains all this as well as vouchers and more. It’s developed by a local taxi driver Andrew Park, even contains a business directory and is free to download.

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New chair for Northumberland Tourism

New chair for Northumberland Tourism

Other posts by  |  Steve Smith on Google+ |  May 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mary Coyle MBE is the new Chair of Northumberland Tourism’s Interim Board. She is a trustee of the Newcastle University staff pension plan, and a member of the International Advisory Board for Newcastle University Business School. She brings a wealth of industry and community experience to the organisation.

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Be bold, different, business told at sustainable tourism event

Be bold, different, business told at sustainable tourism event

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  March 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

Tourism businesses in Northumberland are asked to embrace new ways of supporting one another and the visitor economy. Manda Brookman, director of the Cornwall Sustainable Tourism Network (CoaST), delivered the message at a two-day sustainable tourism conference in Berwick recently.

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North tourism fair March 27

North tourism fair March 27

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  January 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Alnwick Chamber of Trade (ACT) in partnership with Local Living will host the annual North Tourism Fair at Willowburn Sports and Leisure Centre in Alnwick on March 27. It has in the past been hosted by Northumberland County Council.

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Sustainable tourism seminar

Sustainable tourism seminar

Other posts by  |  Frances Whitehead on Google+ |  January 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Northumberland’s tourism businesses are set to learn about gaining a competitive advantage by being more sustainable. A two-day event is being organised by the North Northumberland Tourism Association, with support from the Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Partnership and the Northumberland National Park Authority.  Businesses will also learn how to share and develop ideas […]

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Tourism review underway in Northumberland

Tourism review underway in Northumberland

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  December 17, 2011 | 0 Comments

A review is taking place to improve the management and marketing of Northumberland’s tourism industry. The idea is to find out how it can be best be delivered in coming years. The review is being let by Northumberland County Council and key tourism partners.

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Thisisnorthumberland.com makes small screen debut at Hexham Farmers’ Market

Thisisnorthumberland.com makes small screen debut at Hexham Farmers’ Market

Other posts by  |  Sheelagh Caygill on Google+ |  November 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Thisisnorthumberland.com occupied part of Hexham Farmers’ Market for a bit of self-promotion this weekend. Visitors and stallholders at the twice-monthly farmers’ market were able to see the website on a giant plasma TV screen mounted to the back of a nippy Smart car.

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