Archive for January, 2011

Be part of British Tourism Week

Now is the time to start thinking about how you can get involved in British Tourism Week, 12th – 20th March 2011. Maybe you could organise your own event, support an existing event, or invite your MP or local Councillors to visit your tourism business in the run up to, and during the week. Whatever […]

A great new website

In December we launched our new tourism website, developed by Lichfield District Council. It contains new features including interactive google mapping, enhanced listings and more! If you haven't seen it yet, take a look at www.visitlichfield.co.uk

A fantastic Christmas Festival weekend

Lichfield Christmas shoppers and visitors were treated to a weekend of Christmas themed fun as part of Lichfield Christmas Festival on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th December. Officially opened by Cllr Bernard Derrick, Vice-Chairman of Lichfield District Council, the Christmas Festival weekend saw entertainment, stalls, and activities take place in and around Lichfield City centre. […]

A festive treat

It was lovely to see so many of our members turn up to LDTA Christmas drinks and nibbles on the 9th December. Christmas cheer. We would like to thank LDTA members, Hindleys Bakery for supplying the lovely mince pies and to Lichfield District Arts Association for supplying the well received bottles of wine. We look […]

Farewell to Peter – we'll miss you!

The Visit Lichfield team are sorry to be losing a much valued member of the team. Green Badge Guide, Peter Thomas, has decided to retire after 15 years of guiding for Lichfield District tourism. He trained as a ‘Heart of England’ Green Badge Guide after retiring from teaching, after an intensive training course his guiding […]

Farewell to Peter – we’ll miss you!

The Visit Lichfield team are sorry to be losing a much valued member of the team. Green Badge Guide, Peter Thomas, has decided to retire after 15 years of guiding for Lichfield District tourism. He trained as a 'Heart of England' Green Badge Guide after retiring from teaching, after an intensive training course his guiding […]

A fantastic Christmas festival

Lichfield Christmas shoppers and visitors were treated to a weekend of Christmas themed fun as part of Lichfield Christmas Festival on Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th December. Officially opened by Cllr Bernard Derrick, Vice-Chairman of Lichfield District Council, the Christmas Festival weekend saw entertainment, stalls, and activities take place in and around Lichfield City centre. […]

A networking success

Our November networking meeting took place on Wednesday 24th November at Tempest Ford dealership on St John Street, Lichfield. Chairman, Brian Carruthers, gave a presentation about the business, LDTA members were then shown the current range of new Ford vehicles including the technically brilliant C-Max, rounding the evening off with a tasty buffet and glass […]

Join us and boost your business

Tourism is one of Lichfield District’s most important industries. It generates over £x million every year for businesses across the district, and employs hundreds of local people in tourist related roles.   Lichfield attracts over 4 million visitors, which when compared to similar cities such as York (7.1 million), we are building our reputation as a significant destination nationally. Visit Lichfield works to […]