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Tourism companies get a taste of Devon

Over the last few months, Devon businesses have been working to promote the region nationally to group travel operators, coach operators and tour operators who are looking to branch out and offer tours in the South West of England. The Familiarisation Trip was organised by Devon’s Top Attractions…

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Local Visitor Economy Partnership (LVEP) for Devon

Visit England has announced that Devon and Partners have achieved a new Local Visitor Economy Partnership (LVEP) accreditation for the county. The status will support a collaboration of local authorities and organisations to promote and manage the growth of Devon’s local visitor economy. The new…

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Complete the latest 'How's Business' survey

To help us receive up-to-date feedback on how the tourism industry in the South West is performing, we would be grateful if you could take a few minutes to answer the following series of questions. This is the only survey that provides a real time indication of business levels in our region. The…

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Enter the Biffa Change Makers Competition

Are you leading the charge in waste reduction through innovative practices? The Biffa Change Makers competition is searching for businesses or nascent business ideas that are paving the way in turning waste into a resource. This is an opportunity to showcase your commitment to sustainability and…

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Digital training for core sectors

More than 440 training places are available through a newly launched digital skills programme. The Core Sector Digital Training programme has been designed to support the key growth sectors of creative industries and clean growth as well as the region’s bedrock sectors of health and adult social…

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Water efficiency business innovation fund

Has your business got an idea to help save water but needs funds to get it going? We're encouraging new and innovative ideas to reduce water-use in businesses – big or small, hairdressers or farmers, cafes or factories - the funding support can be applied to by all. We’re looking for projects that…

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Destination Plymouth Annual Conference

Join us for the Destination Plymouth Annual Conference proudly sponsored by The University of Plymouth, City College Plymouth, The National Marine Aquarium and PL1 Events on Tuesday, November 28, 2023. Generously hosted by The National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth, celebrating 25 years of Ocean…

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Taking the Road to Sustainable Travel

Inspiring Coast & Country initiative aims to make East Devon a sustainable tourism leader East Devon's captivating countryside and stunning coastline have been attracting visitors to the area for years. A groundbreaking collaboration is now working together to ensure that the region's beauty can…

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