Watersports, activity centres and adventure tourism

Watersports Centre Options Appraisal and Market Assessment

Watersports Centre Options Appraisal and Market Assessment

Working for a Trust, we were commissioned to carry out a watersports centre options appraisal for a quarry site to assess the opportunity of introducing a watersports centre and associated water sports uses. Our work included: Carrying out a site assessment and review...

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Residential Activity Centre, Impact Assessment

Residential Activity Centre, Impact Assessment

Client: Youth Organisation Working with a leading youth organisation which manages a residential activity centre we were commissioned to advise on the impact which a nearby development would have on the business operation. This included a detailed programme of primary...

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Economic Feasibility Study Stanley Park Lake, Blackpool

Economic Feasibility Study Stanley Park Lake, Blackpool

Client: Blackpool Council Stanley Park Lake sits within a 260-acre public park that was designed by Thomas Mawson & Sons in 1922 and built-in 1926. The park is Grade II listed and has been voted by the public as ‘UK’s Best Park’ at the annual Fields in Trust...

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Marina Demand Study – Gwynedd, Conwy and Isle of Anglesey

Marina Demand Study – Gwynedd, Conwy and Isle of Anglesey

Working alongside Newidiem, the leading economic development consultancy in Wales, we were commissioned to carry out a market marina demand assessment to gauge the future demand for marina berths in Gwynedd, Conwy and Isle of Anglesey. The marina demand study involved...

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Coastal Watersports Feasibility Study, Hartlepool

Coastal Watersports Feasibility Study, Hartlepool

Planning Solutions Consulting was commissioned by Hartlepool Borough Council to carry out a feasibility study for a coastal watersports hub. The regeneration of Hartlepool is established as a key strategic priority of the council with the aim of bringing wealth...

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Feasibility Study Calshot Activities Centre, Hampshire

Feasibility Study Calshot Activities Centre, Hampshire

Client: Hampshire County Council PSC worked with the senior management team at Calshot Activities Centre, one of the south coast’s leading multi-use activity centres. Our work is focussed on identifying and assessing product development opportunities for the internal...

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Outdoor Activities Feasibility Study, Vale of Glamorgan

Outdoor Activities Feasibility Study, Vale of Glamorgan

Client: Vale of Glamorgan Council The Vale of Glamorgan Council commission Planning Solutions Consulting to carry out a feasibility study into viable commercial opportunities related to the outdoor activity marketplace. The commercial feasibility study identified and...

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Feasibility study to reopen a residential activity centre

Feasibility study to reopen a residential activity centre

We worked with a private sector investor and developer to assess the opportunity of reopening a closed residential activity centre in England. The work focussed on: Carrying out an assessment of the previous operation to identify the key strengths, weaknesses,...

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Surrey Docks Watersports Centre Cafe Business Plan

Surrey Docks Watersports Centre Cafe Business Plan

We prepared a business case for the catering offer at Surrey Docks Watersports and Conference Centre. This was used to secure an operating contract for the catering activity. How can we help? If you would like to find out more about our catering projects please call...

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Park in the Past  Lake Feasibility Study

Park in the Past Lake Feasibility Study

Clients: Cadwyn Clwyd and Park in the Past Community Interest Company Park in the Park is a developing country park located in the Alyn Valley midway between Wrexham, Mold and Chester and near the villages of Hope, Caergwrle and Penyffordd. Park In The Past is being...

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Feasibility Study Cremorne Riverside Centre

Feasibility Study Cremorne Riverside Centre

Client: Doug Rose Smith Leisure Consultants Working with Doug Rose Smith Leisure Consultants we carried out a study for a new watersports offer which is located adjacent to the River Thames. The focus is on providing access to canoeing and kayaking for young people....

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Beach Club Feasibility Study, Ramsgate

Beach Club Feasibility Study, Ramsgate

Client: Thanet District Council PSC led a study to assess the feasibility of developing a Beach Club providing wet and dry side activities in Ramsgate. The work focused on addressing four interconnecting stages: Defining the concept, particularly the range and mix of...

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