Organisations we work hand in hand with to support tourism on The Suffolk Coast
The Suffolk Coast DMO's Founding organisations include: Adnams PLC, Snape Maltings, Suffolk Coast & Heaths (AONB), Suffolk Secrets Ltd, The Hotel Folk, Suffolk Coastal District Council and Waveney District Council.
More recently we have welcomed the Yeo Group to our Board and Attain Solutions Ltd, see our list of Directors below.
We share the vision that, by working together, we can build a more compelling package of reasons for a visitor to choose the Suffolk Coast as a holiday destination over and above other places.
With an eclectic mix of stunning scenery, quality accommodation, world-class culture and a rapidly growing reputation for excellent food & drink, this part of the UK is a superb choice for any visitor, aspiring to sample some great experiences and build some exquisite holiday memories.
Other organisations who work with and support The Suffolk Coast DMO are:
Aldeburgh Business Association
Beccles Business Association
Halesworth Tourism Group
Ipswich Town & Waterfront
Visit East of England
Wickham Market Partnership
The Suffolk Coast DMO Board
Our Directors include:
Harry Young - (Chair) Britten Pears Arts
David Scott - The Hotel Folk
Alex Paul - Bury St Edmunds and Beyond DMO
Nick Attfield - Adnams Plc
Nick Collinson - National Trust
Julian Evans - Attain Solutions Ltd
Tim Yeo - The Yeo Group
DMO Board Associate Members:
Simon Amstutz - Suffolk Coast and Heaths AONB
Neil Cockshaw - East Suffolk Council
We have received funding awards from:
The Suffolk Coast Ltd DMO has been a recipient of grant funding in 2021 from New Anglia LEP and the European Regional Development Fund Business Growth Programme to promote the Flexible Booking terms and conditions of tourism businesses in light of Covid-19 to visitors, building confidence with customer to book future breaks and days out in the destination.
Planning to do some R&D, grow, expand, or diversify or need any other business support? New Anglia LEP and Growth Hub offer free business support and grants from £1,000 up to £500,000 to support businesses in Norfolk and Suffolk. Contact the New Anglia Growth Hub on 0300 333 6536 or visit newangliagrowthhub.co.uk
The Suffolk Coast Ltd DMO has been a recipient of grant funding in 2015 from the Coastal Communities Fund. This was funded by the Government with income from the Crown Estate’s marine assets. It was delivered by the Big Lottery Fund on behalf of UK Government and the Devolved Administrations in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.