Castle and fort projects

Events at visitor attractionsSteeped in history, the excitement and romanticism of castles and forts attract a wide variety of different visitor segments. However, in this competitive climate, it is essential that these incredible sites are utilising their resources effectively to maximise potential.

Find out more about our castle and fort projects here and other projects here.

Planning Solutions Consulting Limited has helped operators to boost performance on a number of projects, offering services including:

  • Business cases to support funding applications
  • Castle feasibility studies
  • Audits to assess the current visitor experience
  • Research to understand the behaviour and aspirations of current users
  • Production of operational strategies and income generation plans
  • Design and costing of transformational projects

Some of the clients we have worked with include:

  • Cadw – Caerphilly Castle
  • Blarney Castle and Gardens
  • Breathe Barbury CIC – Barbury Castle (Iron Age Fort)
  • Historic Environment Scotland – Caerlaverock Castle
  • Monmouthshire County Council – Caldicot Castle
  • Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council – Margam Castle
  • Pembrokeshire County Council – Haverfordwest Castle
  • Sunderland City Council – Hylton Dene Castle

Photos kindly supplied by Monmouthshire County Council

Contact us
If you have any questions or would like to discuss our work within the castles and fort sectors please don’t hesitate to call Richard Linington on 07866 742628 or email