Events

Meet the Buyer

Marketing Cheshire are organising a Niche event aligned to one of the hero themes of the Northern Fund for Tourism: “Discover the history of the North of England through its stately homes and gardens”. A Meet the Buyer event, with 30 suppliers from across the North meeting with 30 UK based inbound trade buyers followed by a FAM trip. If you feel you have an outstanding stately home with a garden of national repute (only one per area please let us know). The venue must be able to house the event in suitable surroundings with easy access and source at least 30 complimentary bedrooms within close reach of the host venue. If these criteria fit with your business or one of your partners please complete the enquiry form by noon on Tuesday 30th June.


 Visitor Economy Conference - 1st July

We invite you to Culture, Heritage and Ice Cream - how Cheshire's visitor economy is diversifying in association with Cheshire East Council.

We would like to invite you to network with our world-class attractions and the people involved with developing the destination from open-pan salt works to salted caramel ice cream. This is an opportunity not to be missed!

Speakers
- Graham Lister, Project Director for Chester's RE:NEW Project
- Gordon Millar, Theatre Director, Crewe Lyceum
- Bobby Cochrane, Production Liaison Manager, Creative England
- Eleanor Underhill, CEO, Quarry Bank Mill
- Jonathan Fell, Owner, Cheshire Farm Ice Cream
- Katrina Michel, CEO, Marketing Cheshire

Topics covered will include - Developing cultural tourism in Cheshire, Industrial heritage, location vacation and future plans.

The conference is being held at The Crewe Lyceum, Heath Street, Crewe, CW1 2DA. Registration is from 9am with the conference starting at 9.30am followed by a light lunch at 12 noon. Register here.