Tag Archives: Visit Somerset

Great escapes in Somerset

Dark skies, poets and starlings are among the attractions being used to tempt green tourists to Somerset in a new publication. The magazine promoting Somerset as a sustainable rural tourist destination has been distributed this month in the national BBC Countryfile magazine. The publication, ‘Somerset & Exmoor – Great Escapes’, was made possible after Somerset […]

Boost for flood-hit tourism

Somerset County Council is encouraging flood-hit tourist businesses to take advantage of free workshops being run next week. The Council has been working with Visit Somerset and Visit England who are running the workshops in Dunster (27 March), Ilchester (28 March), Glastonbury (31 March) and Weston-super-Mare (1 April). They are aimed at tourist business, from […]