SEP 00] COVENTRY AND WARWICKSHIRE PROMOTIONS NEWS
Coventry Gets In With The Glossies
has taken a step into the glossy league with the production of a
high-quality guide for tourists.
32-page colour publication is the first of its kind detailing
the attractions of the city.
has been produced by guidebook publishers Jarrold of Norwich and
will sell across the country.
book will also be available from the Tourist Information Centre
in Bayley Lane, which is managed by Coventry and Warwickshire
guide features a city centre walk, designed to reveal the best
of Coventry’s historic buildings. There are also sections on
the motor industry and the medieval history and details of the
city’s story from Roman times to the present day.
Walters of Coventry and Warwickshire Promotions said:
great to see it at last. Jarrold have been publishing these
high quality guides for historic cities like York and Chester
for many years, and now we have one for Coventry.
think it shows what wonderful heritage this city has and what
a marvellous story we have to tell.
Tourist Information Centre staff have been saying that this is
what they need to fill a gap in promoting the city and now
they have it.”
Crampton, sales and marketing manager for Jarrold Publishing,
guide costs £2.50. More information on it from the Tourist
Information Centre on 024 7683 1326.
have a particular image of Coventry, which is plainly a
mistaken one in many ways.
is clearly a lot here to interest visitors and local residents
alike and at Jarrold we’ve all found it quite an eye-opener
to work on the guide.”