Tourism Breakfast Briefing

Tourism Breakfast Briefing 21 March 2023

Carlisle City Council, Allerdale Borough Council and Copeland Borough Council invited tourism and hospitality businesses to join the event held at the Old Fire Station, Carlisle. Please view the speaker presentations here.


9:30        Arrival and free breakfast

10:00     Welcome to Carlisle and Updates from Cllr Higgs, and Cllr Morgan

10:30     Eskdale Trail – Adam Phillips, Lake District National Park Authority

10:40     Adventure Smart – Katie Reed, Copeland Borough Council

10:50     Western Lakes District and Coast Partnership – Rachel Bell, Lake District Estates

11:00     Looking ahead events 2023 – Danni Armstrong, Allerdale Borough Council

11:10     The Business and IP Centre (Carlisle and Barrow) – Ben Heslop, Cumbria County Council

11:20     Cumberland Story – Paul Walker, Carlisle City Council

11:30     Old Fire Station – Will Morgan

11:40     Q&A with speakers

Register for this event

Time: 9:30am – 12pm

Venue: Old Fire Station, Peter Street, Carlisle, CA3 8QP

Bookings are now closed for this event

Tourism Breakfast Briefing, 16 November 2022

The latest Tourism Breakfast Briefing was held at the Rosehill Theatre, Whitehaven on 16 November 2022. Please click the links below to see presentations made at the event.

Tourism Breakfast Briefing Copeland

Tourism Breakfast Briefing Visit Allerdale

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Tourism Breakfast Briefing, 19 July 2022

The latest Tourism Breakfast Briefing was held at the Theatre by the Lake, Keswick on 19 July 2022. Please click the link below to see presentations for the industry from: 

Allerdale Borough Council, Carlisle City Council and Copeland Borough Council. 

Intro PR – how to grow business using digital technologies 

Lancaster and Lancaster – how to exploit the growing ebike and cycling market


Breakfast briefing 19.07.22


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Have your say:

Cllr. Tony Markley, Allerdale Borough Council’s Executive Member with responsibility Leisure and Tourism is is always happy to hear the thoughts and ideas of tourism sector businesses. He is particularly keen to here what you think of the tourism breakfast briefings and suggestions of any topics that you would like us to focus on at future briefings. 

We don’t have unlimited resources but we do have an experienced and committed team dedicated to developing and promoting the visitor and leisure economies across Allerdale. Please send any comments or questions to