Welcome to Investing in Alnwick
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Investing in Alnwick is a not-for-profit organisation with charitable aims. It was first established in June 2018 as a Community Group and then registered as a Company Limited by Guarantee on 17th October 2019 Company. No. 12268869. The organisation is managed by a ….. The organisation is managed by a team of volunteer local residents. Our primary concept of investment is the investment of time, energy and enthusiasm by our members to make Alnwick an attractive and welcoming place to live, work and play.
Alnwick is situated close to the A1 with easy road and rail links to Scotland, and the South of England. It sits at the heart of Northumberland in the North East of England with Alnwick Castle, Alnwick Garden and Barter Books being key tourist attractions. The district of Alnwick stretches from the North Sea Coast between Low Newton to Amble and south west to Elsdon near Otterburn and takes in one third of the Northumberland National Park.
Alnwick is undergoing exciting times and Investing in Alnwick’s vision is to ‘make Alnwick a Destination of Excellence’, that means having a mission of delivering excellence in everything we do.
We will work with the local community to identify need and using a community development approach, plan and deliver a broad range of social, leisure and environmental projects that address the needs and promote community cohesion thereby enhancing the quality of life for local residents and visitors.
With new cafes, restaurants and shops catering to a new generation of residents and visitors, the town is now attracting leading companies to locate/relocate and invest in the opportunities that Alnwick has to offer. Our focus, with our partners will be to maintain this momentum and ensure that Alnwick Town develops a commerce that encourages new enterprises to flourish in the town, supports innovation and delivers the supporting infrastructure to unlock growth and increase the attractiveness for visitors and residents.
Through working in partnership and collaboration, we bring people together, support each other to develop ideas for improvement in the town and with a focus on customer experience, the built environment, training and creating a skilled volunteer workforce we can enable people to fulfil their potential and develop resilience to the inevitable challenges.
By providing key information and support it will enable our community to come together to celebrate, improve and entertain.