Do go along if you can - but let them know if you're going:
Annual Forum Wednesday 17 September
Invitation to all to come to the free AONB Forum
East Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Partnership
Annual Forum – subject 'Landscape & tourism'
Date: Wednesday 17th September
Time: 6pm - 9pm
Venue: Colyford Village Hall, EX24 6QJ
Limited places so please RSVP to secure your place - firstname.lastname@example.org
This is a once a year chance to meet the AONB team, hear what your AONB has achieved in the last year, mix and mingle with like minded people from countryside organisations and individuals in the area and enjoy a free buffet.
Hear how to get the balance right between tourism and the countryside from Alistair Handyside who has his finger on the pulse of what guests want as he runs his own accommodation business in East Devon.
Then listen to Jim Smyllie from Natural England talking about the big picture of protected landscape, markets and customers http://www.naturalengland.org.uk/
See who is awarded our bronze Acland Award for being a shining example of an AONB Ambassador.
We will be providing a buffet on arrival of:
Sandwiches, mini Cornish pasties, quiche, spring rolls, salad crudités and herb dip.
Fresh fruit platter, mini meringues, chocolate brownies and mini carrot cake.
Free car parking at Colyford Village Hall but do car share if possible as not enough room for 100 cars.