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

Destination Management Plan

Find out more about our work to pormote the Nene Valley as a competitive and sustainainable destination as we prepare a Destination Management Plan for the next 5 years. Email for more information.

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Accommodation start up event

Looking to set up as a tourist accommodation business. This event will include a tour around Lower Farm B&B with Caroline Marriot and experts will be on hand to answer your questions on planning permission, environmental health, fire regulations, funding opportunities and tourism marketing support.

Nene Valley Festival 15-23 September 2018

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.


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.

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

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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.

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.

Add your events to the website

If you would like to include your tourism event on the website please send your event details to with the following information:

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  • Short description of the event
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  • Contact telephone and email / website address
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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.

Destination Nene Valley annual tourism event - Tuesday 20 March

Find out more about our work to promote the Nene Valley as a competitive and sustainable destination as we celebrate English Tourism Week.