Cumbrian Businesses Encouraged To Attend Free Tourism Breakfast Briefing

Tourism and hospitality businesses across Cumbria are invited to attend a Tourism Breakfast Briefing this month.

The half-day event, which is said to be engaging and interactive, starts at 9:30am and is set to finish at 12pm, on March 21.

Held at The Old Fire Station in Carlisle and focussing on how each council is supporting the industry, the event will provide updates on how Allerdale Borough Council, Copeland Borough Council and Carlisle City Council are supporting the industry, with attendees learning from expert speakers through interactive sessions.

Following a complimentary breakfast at 9:30am attendees will enjoy engaging presentations from expert speakers including:

  • Adam Phillips from the Lake District National Park Authority
  • Rachel Bell from Lake District Estates
  • Katie Reed from Copeland Borough Council
  • Danni Armstrong from Allerdale Borough Council
  • Ben Heslop from Cumbria County Council
  • Paul Walker from Carlisle City Council
  • Will Morgan from The Old Fire Station.

Allerdale Borough Council’s Leisure and Tourism Portfolio Holder, Councillor Tony Markley, said: “Following the success of last year’s Tourism Conference, the Tourism Breakfast Briefing aims to provide business owners with another fantastic opportunity to learn how they can benefit from the excellent initiatives being organised by Allerdale Borough Council, Copeland Borough Council, and Carlisle City Council.

“I would like to encourage businesses across Allerdale and further afield to register their attendance for the Tourism Breakfast Briefing and seize the opportunity to listen to several great presentations from a fantastic line-up of expert speakers, to network with their peers, and to better understand what local councils are doing to support them”.

The deadline for registration for the event is Sunday, March 19, at 11:59PM.

Businesses can register HERE.