Tourism insights

 

August 12th, 2020

Catapult PR Launches Castles & Historic Homes Research Survey Findings »

Hugely creative and strategically on-point tourism, heritage and cultural PR agency, Catapult PR, has further strengthened the credentials of this side to its business, whilst building upon its national CIPR Excellence Award 2020 finalist position in the ‘Best Arts, Culture, […]


April 6th, 2020

Post-It Notes’ 40th Birthday, Lockdown & Positivity »

It’s the 40th birthday of the Post-it Note today. For me, Post-It Notes have been intrinsically linked with the movie ‘Romy & Michele’s High School Reunion.’ This year, in lockdown, they’ve been turned to a different purpose. I am lucky […]


October 1st, 2019

8 Things a Visitor Attraction Can Do This October »

With half term school holidays on the horizon and Christmas relatively few ‘sleeps’ away, what can a visitor attraction do to attract more families over the rest of the year. Getting inside the mind of the tourist or visitor can […]


July 8th, 2018

Plaudits for the County Day People »

It is just over a month since Catapult PR pulled off one of the greatest achievements – if not the greatest – in its 20-year history. Despite our local paper, the Blackpool Gazette, choosing to ignore our David v Goliath […]


If You Can’t Beat The Creative …

April 9th, 2015

If You Can’t Beat The Creative … »

It’s hard to believe it’s a week since I was hobbling home after a horrific journey back from Bologna, which started with a passenger getting on board the plane and then deciding they were unfit to fly led to over […]


Verbals and Vivacità: Domenica a Bologna!

March 29th, 2015

Verbals and Vivacità: Domenica a Bologna! »

A very strange thing happens when I step foot on Italian soil.  I suddenly a female Caesar, having come, seen and thus being damned determined to conquer the Italian language.  Blackpool’s very own Boudicca becomes more fluent in Italian that […]


Tourism Attractions Need To Pay Attention To Their Servicescape

October 23rd, 2012

Tourism Attractions Need To Pay Attention To Their Servicescape »

One thing that always amazes me in the world of tourism PR is the way in which so many tourism attractions get it wrong when it comes to ‘delighting’ the customer.  I use this word cautiously, as I am frequently […]