Lancashire and Blackpool is to showcase over
20 of its conference and events venues and related services to UK
buyers later this month.
The Lancashire and Blackpool Venue Show 2010 takes place at
Park Hall Hotel Leisure and Conference Centre at Charnock Richard, near
Chorley, 25 March. The event is part of a
national marketing drive by the area’s tourism
Venue capacities range from 100 (Oswaldtwistle Mills) to
5,000 (Pleasure Beach Resort).
Park Hall itself has capacity for 700
During the conference season Blackpool’s meetings team assists over 38,000 conference
delegates with venue, accommodation and social
The Hilton Hotel on North Promenade held more than 400
events last year.
Director of marketing at Lancashire and
Blackpool Tourist Board, Tony Openshaw, says: “The Venue Show is playing a big
part of our high-profile campaign to highlight Lancashire and Blackpool to a wide audience of businesses and