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15.06.16 - Great British Coastal Conference announced

Communities Minister announces conference to help the Great British Coast reach its enormous economic potential.

A conference to help the Great British Coast reach its enormous economic potential will be held in Brighton on 30 June 2016, Communities Minister Mark Francois announced today.

The conference will feature top tips and practical advice from people working day in day out to improve our much-loved seaside areas.

Aimed at coastal community teams, council officials, MPs and other interested groups, the Conference is the latest initiative from the government to rebalance the economy and help all areas of the country thrive.

Alongside a keynote speech from Communities Minister Mark Francois, representatives from the Big Lottery Fund, council leaders and MPs, the conference will feature interactive workshops on:

  • community engagement
  • managing multiple regeneration projects
  • connecting the shorefront to the town centre
  • attracting inward investment

Please visit the Gov.uk website for further information.

Source: Gov.uk