The day to day business affairs of the association are overseen by a management group comprising:

  • Bernard Bloodworth (Matfen Hall), Joint Chair
  • Ken Ellington (Copthorne Newcastle), Joint Chair
  • Norrie Oswald (Holiday Inn Gosforth Park), Treasurer
  • Ross Grieve (Seaham Hall)
  • Lisa Crocker (Staybridge Suites)
  • Anna Wadcock (Mercure Newcastle County Hotel)
  • Andrew Fox (Crowne Plaza Newcastle)
  • Andrew Glover (Marriott Metro and Sunderland)
  • Nick Holmes (British Hospitality Association)

The Association Members, Management Group and People Management Group meet every 6 to 8 weeks around the region.
Meetings take place in Member properties with a busy agenda and speakers.

If you would like to speak to the Association please use the contact details below.



New Marketing Campaign for the North of England

Richard Spencer - Monday, March 23, 2015
The Government is committing £10 million to a new marketing campaign to promote the "North of England" for 2015. It is anticipated the c ..

Governments Tourism Agencies to change

Richard Spencer - Monday, March 23, 2015
The Governments Triennial Review has just been published with some significant changes for the 2 key tourism organisations responsible for domesti ..



Richard Spencer and Peter Sloyan

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