Visitor Centre Feasibility Advice

Visitor centre advice, September 2017

Working with the Shropshire Wildlife Trust, PSC has been commissioned to provide advice and assess the opportunity of introducing a modular ...

Cemetery Heritage Lottery Fund

Visitor experience planning West Norwood Cemetery, July 2017

PSC has been working with the London Borough of Lambeth advising on the visitor experience and operational elements of the Heritage Lottery Fund ...

Wibit Feasibility

Wibit feasibility assessment, June 2017

We carried out an assessment to introduce a Wibit floating leisure experience within the Cotswolds Country Park and Beach operated by our sister ...

Cafe feasibility study

Country park cafe feasibility study, June 2017

PSC has been commissioned by Rushcliffe Borough Council to carry out a feasibility study to assess the financial viability of introducing an ...

Visitor experience planning

Visitor experience planning at Butser Ancient Farm, May 2017

Butser Ancient Farm is the UK's leading centre for experimental archaeology. The farm displays ongoing constructions of ancient buildings based ...

Cotswold Country Park and Beach

Keynes Country Park under new management, April 2017

Cotswold Water Park Trust Press Release 7 April 2017 Keynes Country Park under new management The Cotswold Water Park Trust is delighted ...

Paddleboarding Feasibility Study

Scoping study for events project, April 2017

Scoping study for events project - PSC is preparing a scoping study to review and assess the current local authority-led provision of events and ...

Feasibility study for a 4D Cinema, April 2017

Feasibility study for a 4D Cinema - we have been working with our sister company advising on the development of an 80-seat 4D cinema at CONKERS, ...

Activity Centre Feasibility Study

Feasibility study Calshot Activities Centre, March 2017

Feasibility study Calshot Activities Centre - PSC are working with the senior management team at Calshot Activities Centre, one of the south ...

Leisure Centre Catering Review

Leisure centre catering review, February 2017

Leisure centre catering review - PSC are working with the Horizon Leisure Trust, who manage two successful multi-use leisure centres in Havant ...

Brewery visitor experience

A brewery heritage visitor experience, January 2017

A brewery heritage visitor experience - PSC has been advising a brewery on developing a small-scale heritage visitor experience to work ...

Demographic Analysis

Demographic analysis, January 2017

Working with a private sector client PSC has been commissioned to carry out a demographic analysis of different residential population drivetime ...

Country Park Future Vision

Developing a future Vision for Hollingworth Lake Country Park and Visitor Centre, November 2016

PSC has been commissioned by Link4Life, the Rochdale Borough-wide Cultural Trust, to develop a future Vision for Hollingworth Lake Country Park ...

Options appraisal visitor experience

Opportunity assessment, October 2016

PSC has been commissioned to work with the Forestry Commission to identify and assess opportunities at one of their main forest sites in the ...

Annie Horne

Planning Solutions Limited Appoints Annie Horne as New Managing Director, September 2016

Brings over 35 years’ experience in leisure, hospitality and tourism sectors including Isle of Wight Festival, English Heritage and Isle of ...

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Education heritage theme days, September 2016

We have been working with the Education Team at CONKERS to develop an education theme day package based on the Anglo-Saxon period.  The first ...

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Enhancing visitor experiences at country parks, August 2016

PSC are working with Buckinghamshire County Council at Black Park, Langley Park and Denham Country Park to identify ways to enhance the visitor ...

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Self-catering feasibility study, August 2016

Working with a private landowner, PSC has been commissioned to identify the most appropriate option to introduce self-catering accommodation on ...

Funding application, July 2016

PSC were invited to work with The Charleston Trust to support a funding

Feasibility study for a new country park, June 2016

PSC has been commissioned by Hampshire County Council to carry out a feasibility study for a new country park in the north of the county. This ...

Vertigo Adventures

The adventure continues, June 2016

Planning Solutions has just opened its second high and low-ropes thrill experience, in Hertfordshire’s Welwyn Garden City. Planning ...

Impact assessment, May 2016

Planning Solutions Consulting Limited has been commissioned by Warwickshire County Council to undertake an impact assessment of two country ...

Visitor research, April 2016

Working with a local authority we have been commissioned to develop and analyse a module of visitor research at three parks to build up a ...

Visitor centre review, March 2016

PSC has been commissioned to carry out a review of an existing visitor centre to identify new revenue generating

Kent Life has re-opened, February 2016

After a period of closure Planning Solutions Limited has reopened Kent Life, a leading heritage and farm park visitor attraction located in ...

Royal Esplanade Hotel Isle of Wight

Royal Esplanade Hotel, Ryde, Isle of Wight, February 2016

The Royal Esplanade Hotel a historic seafront hotel located in Ryde on the Isle of Wight has re-opened after a programme of refurbishment.  The ...

Developing our network of associates

At Planning Solutions Consulting Limited we are expanding our network of Associates we work with in the UK. We work with a great range of ...

Kent Life

Kent Life, December 2015

Planning Solutions Limited, our sister company has taken over the operating contract for Kent Life Heritage Farm Park in

Heritage Lottery Fund Business Plan

The new Ditherington Flax Mill Maltings Visitor Centre opens in November 2015

The new Ditherington Flax Mill Maltings Visitor Centre opens in November 2015 Ditherington Flaxmill visitor centre will be opening in ...

Royal Esplanade Hotel

Royal Esplanade Hotel, Isle of Wight, October 2015

Our sister company Planning Solutions Limited have acquired the 72 bed Royal Esplanade Hotel in Ryde on the Isle of Wight. [caption ...

Coastal Feasibility Study Vale of Glamorgan

Coastal feasibility study, September 2015

Coastal feasibility study, September 2015 Planning Solutions Consulting has been commissioned by the Vale of Glamorgan Council to carry out a ...

William Worthington Brewery

William Worthington Brewery, September 2015

Our sister company, Planning Solutions Limited, has purchased the brewing equipment at the William Worthington Brewery and will start to brew ...

Country park visitor experience and theatre catering assessments, July 2015

Working with Montfort Consultants a specialist catering consultancy we have been commissioned by Eastleigh Borough Council to assess the ...

Visit to the United Nations World Tourism Organisation, Madrid June 2015

As part of a Tourism Society event we visited the United Nations World Tourism Organisation’s headquarters in Madrid. This was a form of trade ...

Visitor research, stakeholder engagement and missed audience research, May 2015

Commissioned by Hampshire County Council, English Heritage and the University of Reading to carry out a module of primary visitor research among ...

CONKERS welcomes three millionth visitor, May 2015

CONKERS, the award-winning visitor attraction at the heart of The National Forest, has welcomed its three millionth ever visitor during the May ...

Burnbake Forest Lodges opens, May 2015

We have been working with the Rempstone Estate developing the concept and financial model for the Burnbake Forest Lodges. These have just ...

Winter Garden income generation and options, April 2015

Following on from our earlier work at the Winter Gardens in 2014 we were asked to provide additional financial advice looking at the viability ...

Museum staffing structure and operational considerations, March 2015

Commissioned to carry out a review of a proposed staffing structure for new museum

Space use and needs assessment, March 2015

Commissioned by the South Downs National Park Authority to carry out a space use and needs assessment for volunteers and staff (in terms of ...

Big Parks Project Opens, March 2015

The Big Parks Project in Peacehaven has opened. A brilliant project we worked on with a great client team. Find out more here about Big ...

Coastal destination development, January 2015

Commissioned by Bridgend County Borough Council to prepare a development strategy for Porthcawl and the wider coastal

Heritage Lottery Fund Business Planning Success, January 2015

Houghton Hall Park, a heritage park has successfully secured Heritage and Big Lottery Funding (£2.2 million) to restore the Park. Planning ...

Producing an annual marketing plan, November 2015

Commissioned by a private sector client to prepare the annual marketing plan for an leading visitor

Visitor centre feasibility study

Visitor centre feasibility study, Natural Resources Wales, November 2014

Commissioned by Natural Resources Wales to carry out a feasibility study and options appraisal related to a visitor centre ...

Visitor experience development at country parks and a National Nature Reserve, October 2014

Commissioned by Hampshire County Council to identify opportunities to enhance the visitor experience and income generation at four country parks ...

Strategic development advice, tourist accommodation, September 2014

Commissioned to provide strategic advice on the development of a holiday accommodation

Steart Peninsula wetland habitat, September

Steart Peninsula a unique wetland habitat has now opened, which has created a salt marsh nature reserve. We were commissioned by the Bristol ...

Income generation at a heritage site, September 2014

Commissioned by a local authority to provide commercial advice to increase income at a Winter Gardens site in

Coastal regeneration, August 2014

Commissioned by Tendring District Council to carry out a feasibility study to identify opportunities to enhance the offer of Clacton-on-Sea, a ...

Visitor experience planning, August 2014,

Commissioned by Hampshire County Council to assess development opportunities of the visitor experience at Lepe Country

Heritage Lottery Fund Business planning consultancy

Heritage Lottery Fund consultancy project, July 2014

Working with an activity planning team we have been commissioned to carry out a financial assessment for a Round 2 Heritage Lottery Fund project ...