Adding value to Local Identity, Natural & Cultural Resources Theme
Visitor Information Project
This project aims to develop a more sustainable visitor information across the Vale of Usk area. Activities will include a review of current provision and support and identify and develop appropriate local solutions.
The project will also development and deliver ambassador training to support the new arrangements as well as establishing a group to share good practice and network within the region.
The project will also develop an initiative to help local businesses capitalise on the opportunities of coach tourism and development and promotion of new coach tourism itineraries and toolkit for businesses and ambassadors.
This project has been awarded £49,000 of RDP Leader funding.
Our other projects
Take a look at our completed and ongoing projects in Monmouthshire.
Pen y Cae (off grid energy study)
The aim for this funding is to produce a costed feasibility study for an off-grid property which will become a small bothy-style centre for residentia
Master Planning for Heat Networks
To undertake an energy mapping and modelling study of The Vale of Usk area to identify potentially useful heating, cooling and power demand loads and
IoT and Independent Living
To pilot digital solutions enabling individuals with care needs to live safely and independently at home. At the same time, there are still areas w
Robotics in the Community
The aim is to carry out a pilot for an outreach community education programme to help technologically-vulnerable people adjust to new technologies and
Tintern Abbey Trail Project
This project will develop and install a iBeacon trail around Tintern. Locations, with stories relating to Tintern Abbey, will be identified for a shor
St Mary’s Priory Centre Project
The Priory Church of St Mary was originally a Benedictine priory founded in 1087 dissolved in 1538 then became the Parish Church of Abergavenny by gif