The Dorset LNP Forum launched the Dorset's Environmental Economy Study on 25 February at the Lighthouse in Poole.
Over 70 people attended the Forum which was chaired by Will Bond, vice chair of the Dorset LNP Board.
Simon Hooton, Ash Futures consultants, presented the findings from the report (see the presentation here). The full details of the study are available here.
Simon Cripps, chair of the Dorset LNP, gave an LNP response to the study (see the presentation here).
Jim Stewart, Dorset LEP Board member, gave an LEP response to the study.
Simon Cripps then chaired a panel discussion. Panel members include: Doug Hulyer (Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site), Jim White (Dorset AONB), Cllr Hilary Cox (Dorset County Council), Tony Williams (Bournemouth Borough Council) and Simon Hooton.