This major initiative, supported by all the local authorities along the route and Arts Council England, seeks to establish how the route can serve as a key driver in cultural and economic development through the auditing of what exists, the creation of an identity and a blueprint for what could be future developments.

The notional study areas are:

  • Culture
  • Infrastructure – routes, destinations, assets
  • Economy – tourism
  • Heritage (pending an award from HLF)
If you would like to declare an interest in this work please apply in writing enclosing a CV and, in no more than 1,500 words, describe how your experience, professional networks and aptitude would enable you to fulfil one or more of these roles effectively, identifying an indicative fee. (We would welcome video/images/weblinks).

Terms are negotiable but value for money will be one of our considerations when contracting to these freelance roles.

Deadline for expressions of interest: 9am, 27 August

Please e-mail all completed declarations of interest to