VisitEngland Business Recovery Webinar Programme
VisitEngland’s have developed a free webinar programme. New topics and dates are being regularly added, check to see the webinars available throughout July. With the UK travel industry being forced to evolve in response to a constantly changing landscape, the webinars are designed to give practical insight and valuable information from within VisitBritain/VisitEngland and across the wider travel industry. The webinars will address tourism business needs to support, guide and engage, ultimately helping to drive the nation’s tourism recovery, together. For more information and the full list of webinars please see here.
Launching Bounce Back Digital - Webinars and Short Courses
Bounce Back Digital is a free programme of webinars and short courses for small businesses to help trading during Covid-19. With more businesses moving online, businesses can learn about; collaboration tools and channels to reach customers, learn how to set up their own e-commerce website, how to use Worldpay, Stripe & other payment gateways, digital photography & how to use video, plus how to keep their business secure online. Course are running thoughout June and July. Please see the link on Heart of the South West.
Visit Somerset Webinar Events Programme
Industry Surveys & Research
WishTrip Global Insights Survey
VisitBritain Covid-19 Consumer Sentiment Tracker
Camping in a Post-Coronavirus World
Campsites.co.uk conducted an anonymous survey of 7,021 campers over a 24 hour period on the 27th and 28th May to help understand their expectations and concerns for camping in 2020. Read the survey results here.
North Devon Tourism Survey
An online toursim survey was launched to North Devon residents from 4th-7th May. There were 1031 submissions received. Please find here the report and analysis from this survey.
Better Business for All (BBfA) COVID-19 Toolkit
The Better Business for All (BBfA) partnership has used their knowledge and expertise to bring together resources from trusted organisations to help guide through the steps to restarting your business safely. The BBfA COVID-19 Toolkit provides useful documents such as a risk assessment template and action plan, buisness checklists and useful guides. Download the kit here.
COVID-19 Business Toolkit
Prepred by AM+M Marketing Relations. This document contains guidelines, social media tips, practical tools and useful resources for local tourism businesses. AM+A Marketing Relations Business Toolkit
Rural Tourism Kit
This toolkit is a fully featured resouce, packed with useful information and advice for rural tourism businesses. It is desiged to help with business evaluation, marketing identification, effective communication and marketing, and to encourage initiatives that offer great visitor experiences, whilst nurturing the environments that create them. More information.
Cosmic - Business Support Helpline & Toolkit
The helpline and toolkit aim to provide advice and support on home working and managing a business during periods of disruption. The helpline is designed to support small businesses, charities and local organisations in the south west - helping them to prepare for the impacts of Covid-19. Steps to ready your business
Local Takeaway & Service Listing
Are you offering any takeaway, deliveries or services? If so please ensure you let us know at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will add your service details to our Visit Exmoor website listings please include any opening hours, delivery areas and any click and collect details that apply. We are now including garden centres and will continue to gather details for local businesses reopening, in line with Government guideance, as they do so.
Also, you may be interested in having your takeaway or delivery service added to this local Food Delivery listing.