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English Tourism Week in the Nene Valley

Published Friday, 29 March 2019

An exciting array of events have been organised for residents, visitors and businesses in the Nene Valley, as part of a celebration of English tourism.

Running from 30 March – 7 April 2019, English Tourism Week celebrates the vibrancy and quality of England’s visitor experiences and world-renowned tourist attractions.

Throughout the week there will be a wide variety of local events including…

  • 1 April: accommodation start up event to encourage new businesses at Lower Farm Bed & Breakfast, Barnwell
  • 2 April: annual tourism event at Stanwick Lakes
  • 5 April : brochure swap and networking event at the Boathouse, Rushden Lakes. Open to accommodation providers, tourism groups and attractions
  • Promotion of Nene Valley events and competitions through all Nene Valley social media channels

These events have been organised through the Destination Nene Valley project, which aims to promote the Nene Valley as a competitive, sustainable destination offering wildlife and heritage to a mixture of local, national and international audiences.

East Northamptonshire Councillor and Board Member for the Destination Nene Valley project, Sarah Peacock, said:

“We are excited to, once again, support Visit England’s annual English Tourism Week. This year we have organised something for everyone, from business advice, to networking opportunities, to family fun, and we look forward to engaging with lots of familiar and new faces along the way.”

For full details of the Nene Valley events, please follow @_NeneValley and/or #Ilovenenevalley on Twitter.