Business

Destination Nene Valley is a partnership project which builds on existing activities to better position and promote the Nene Valley. 2017 promises to be another busy year for the Destination Nene Valley Team.

Find out how you can get involved in some of our key activities below. For more information on the Destination Nene Valley project, please contact Karen Williams on 01832 742064 or kwilliams@east-northamptonshire.gov.uk

Add your events to the website

If you would like to include your tourism event on the website please send your event details to info@nenevalley.net with the following information:

  • Date and time
  • Title
  • Short description of the event
  • Time
  • Cost
  • Contact telephone and email / website address
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Business newsletter

Check out our latest newsletter with information about our activities for 2017.

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Destination Nene Valley business network

Join our business network to engage with Nene Valley businesses and explore opportunities. Two meetings will be held per year.

Download the Destination Nene Valley Strategy Document

To find out out more about Destination Nene Valley and its long term vision, please click here to download our strategy document.

Itineraries

We are currently developing itineraries for days out in the Nene Valley. If you have an idea for an itinerary, please contact Karen Williams on 01832 742064.

Nene Valley Festival 16-24 September 2017

The Nene Valley Festival celebrates the natural and historic assets of this beautiful landscape with a diverse programme of events aimed at both residents and visitors to the region. Get involved by including an event in the festival programme or include a special food and drink / overnight stay offer.

Marketing workshop - 18 May

Attendees will create interesting and engaging content for their individual social media channels with this 2 hour interactive marketing workshop. The sessions will enable attendees to create video assets and get started with live streaming via platforms such as Facebook Live, Twitter / Periscope and creating effective graphics and animation.To book your space please contact Ian Fletcher on 01832 742052.

East Northamptonshire Council, Cedar Drive, Thrapston, NN144LZ
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Nenescape Landscape Partnership

Destination Nene Valley is a partner in the Nenescape Landscape  Partnership Scheme which is supported by Heritage Lottery and aims to reveal the hiddent stories of the Nene Valley by promoting, protecting and preserving the River Nene and its heritage.To get involved in the project please contact Alison Cross.

Nene Valley stakeholder event - 29 March

Come along to our annual event and find out more about our work to promote the Nene Valley as a competitive and sustainable destination. Businesses will also benefit from a free marketing workshop.

Nene Valley brochure swap and networking event - 31 March

Come along and network with other tourism businesse in the Nene Valley at our brochure swap event . 1pm - 3pm. For more information contact Ian Fletcher on 01832 742052.

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Sense of place toolkit

This toolkit is being developed to help visitors discover the special character of the Nene Valley. It aims to give businesses a greater understanding of the special qualities that make up the areas special character, from its spectacular landscape and views, rich nature, deep heritage and varied traditions. To get involved in the development of the toolkit please contact Ian Fletcher ifletcher@east-northamptonshire.gov.uk

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