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Lancashire Leaders’ Lunch – Visitor Economy


Wednesday 29th June 2022


12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Macdonald Tickled Trout Hotel
Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston, PR5 0UJ

Downtown in Business will be joined by CEO of Marketing Lancashire, Rachel McQueen, Director of Tourism for Marketing Manchester, Nick Brooks-Sykes, and CEO of Liverpool John Lennon Airport, John Irving on Wednesday 29th June for an exclusive lunch event.

The visitor economy is worth multi-million pounds to the Northwest economy.

This exclusive Downtown in Business leaders lunch will hear from key influencers in the sector from Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Liverpool who will discuss the challenges they faced during lockdown, the post-pandemic response, and what their ambitions are for the future.

The chief executive of Marketing Lancashire and Director of Tourism for Marketing Manchester will present the initiatives they are taking to market their regions, how they plan to attract new investment into the area, and how they are continuing to support the hospitality and leisure sector.

The chief executive of Liverpool John Lennon Airport will describe how his organisation is coping in the aftermath of COVID-19 , and the many other new challenges facing the aviation industry.   

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