LOCAL businesses that can benefit from the tourism industry are invited to a networking event to be held in Holmfirth.
Visit Peak District and Derbyshire is coming to The Old Bridge Hotel on 8 August Wednesday for a tourism business networking event.
Developed in partnership with Kirklees Council, tourism businesses in the Holme and Colne Valleys have the opportunity to meet industry leaders and experts, learn about new developments in the Peak District tourism sector, and discover 10 top tips to boosting business online. Large sections of the Holmfirth and Meltham areas are in the Peak District National Park.
Clr Donna Bellamy said: "The visitor economy is very important to businesses in the Holme and Colne Valleys who welcome millions of visitors each year.
"This is a great opportunity to find out how the powerful Peak District destination brand could support business growth here over the next three years, and there are great opportunities to get involved."
The event takes place from 9.30am to 1pm – businesses can book places by contacting Jess Newbould, at jess.newbould@ kirklees.gov.uk 01484 221686.