Business workshops to encourage European tourism

BUSINESS workshops will be held in Lyme Regis to help the town attract more tourists from Europe.

England’s Coast is an exciting new marketing and booking tool delivered by the National Coastal Tourism Academy (NCTA). It’s designed to increase the number of international visitors to the English coast and is aimed specifically at German, Dutch and French visitors.

Its new interactive video technology allows holidaymakers to create their own itineraries and book direct with coastal businesses via an itinerary builder, but the scope of the project also targets the travel trade through independent and group itineraries.

Hundreds of coastal businesses – hotels, B&Bs, pubs, attraction providers and much more – are listed giving holidaymakers and the travel trade huge choice for creating imaginative coastal escapes, especially out of the peak holiday season.

To explain more about England’s Coast, NCTA will be holding two free business support workshop in the Lyme Regis and Charmouth area on Wednesday, May 9.

A spokesperson said: “This will be a great opportunity to find out more about the project and how your business can become more involved.  A member of the England’s Coast team will also be present to answer any questions related to the project.”

The business workshops will be held at 10.30am and 2pm at Fernhill Hotel between Lyme Regis and Charmouth. Too book a place, visit

For more information about England’s Coast, visit

Woodmead Halls
About Francesca Evans 2622 Articles
Francesca grew up in Lyme Regis and has worked in community journalism in the area since 2011, having gained a First Class Honours degree in journalism and her NCTJ qualifications at Southampton Solent University.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.