Wednesday 7th & Thursday 8th March 2018 - J36 Rural Auction Centre, Crooklands


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2018 Workshops

  • Want to get your stories heard on radio and TV? This workshop will focus on what broadcast journalists are looking for and give you some practical tips and advice to help you make the most of topical news opportunities. 

    ... read more

  • Want to know how to get the best out of your social media marketing? This workshop will focus on how to properly utilise each social media channel including Facebook, Twitter & Instagram and discuss what content works best to help market your business and build... read more

  • Are you making the most of the Lake District World Heritage Inscription? Get tips and advice on how to make the most of the Lake District and Cumbria being a world-class destination.

    Sue Clarke, Marketing Manager,... read more

  • The new Global Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is due to come into effect in May 2018. There are so many myths and misunderstandings around what this will mean for small and medium sized businesses as the legislation is so complex. This workshop should help bust... read more

  • HIT will be showcasing the talent of their apprentices by doing a live cooking demo and talking about how they strive to tackle the chef shortage through their apprenticeship programmes and their new chef academy.  There will also be the opportunity to sample some of the food produced.

  • Does this sound familiar?

    Is your business scalable?

    Are you really first in the market?

    What’s different about your product?

    Have you got your Patents and IP sorted?

    What is your net margin going to be after tax and before... read more

  • 4 Stages of Business Growth

    SURVIVAL   - Start Up
    LIFESTYLE  - It’s All About You
    SCALABLE  - Breakthrough Growth
    SALEABLE  - Freedom To Choose

    What stage is your business at and how far do you want to take it?

    Whatever stage you happen to be at, we want to... read more

  • Kate Willard, Head of Corporate Projects at Stobart Group, will focus on the opening of Carlisle Airport in June of this year. She will talk about their plans, routes, package partnerships and how surrounding businesses and stakeholders must come together to ensure the success of the airport for... read more


The Original Lakes Hospitality Trade Show

Proudly supporting the regions hospitality industry for over 50 years

As the regions original trade show, we are committed to ensuring all profits raised from our event are re-directed into promoting the county's hospitality sector.


How to Find Us

  • J36 Rural Auction Centre
  • Crooklands
  • Cumbria
  • LA7 7NU

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