Purple Tuesday 2022

1 Nov, 2022

Suffolk Growth is proud to be supporting Purple Tuesday 2022 and committing to work with all of Suffolk’s visitor economy stakeholders to enable Suffolk to develop as an accessible tourism destination.

One in five people in the UK have an impairment, which may affect where they choose to stay or visit.

There is a compelling business case for making tourism destinations, venues and experiences inclusive. People with health conditions & impairments and their travelling companions spend around £303 million on trips to Suffolk each year, and the value of the ‘purple pound’ is set to grow.

Read more about our initial research findings here Suffolk Growth – Accessibility and Inclusion Report final v