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New Pub Quality Scheme


VisitEngland are launching a new Pub Quality Scheme and are now accepting applications. The scheme is ideal for all pubs, both with or without rooms, and has been developed in association with the British Beer and Pub Association to improve the quality of the visitor experience in ‘tourism’ pubs.

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Marketing Plans 2016/17


You are invited to attend the Northumberland Tourism Marketing & PR Partners Meeting on the 13th January, 1pm at Wansbeck Workspace, Ashington.  This is a chance for you to hear about our marketing plans for 2016 and to share your thoughts and ideas, as well as a great networking opportunity.

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Historic Job Opportunities at English Heritage

Not Your Average Office, Not Your Average Nine to Five

Historic Job Opportunities at English Heritage

A Roman wall, a priory or a grand Grecian hall could be your next office as English Heritage is looking for people to help run the places where history really happened. Introduce a family to an early Christian Monastery or invite school kids in to marvel at a Roman bathhouse.

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Vote for Alex | VisitEngland Tourism Superstar 2016

Hoping to kick-start 2016 on behalf of Northumberland, Alex MacLennan, Recreation & Public Affairs Manager for the Forestry Commission in the North East, has been shortlisted for Visit England’s Tourism Superstar 2016 award.

Lynn Turner, Director of Kielder Water & Forest Park Development Trust, said she nominated Alex for the award because of ‘his tireless work to put forest adventure and mountain biking at Kielder Water & Forest Park at the centre of what makes Northumberland a fantastic tourist destination’ both in working hours and in his spare time.

Read more: Vote for Alex | VisitEngland Tourism Superstar 2016

China & Germany Welcome Training

Northumberland Tourism, through the Northern Tourism Growth Fund, are offering subsidised training courses to help businesses get to grips with welcoming Chinese and German visitors. The two courses are designed to bust myths and help businesses understand these visitors' needs so we can give them a fantastic experience in Northumberland.

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Top Tips for Using TripAdvisor


TripAdvisor (TA) has 70 million+ members and 315 million monthly unique visitors. 500 million people view TripAdvisor content on sites other than TripAdvisor each month – this includes which can pull through your TripAdvisor rating, latest reviews and awards.

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