That volunteers make an important contribution to the success of the heritage tourism sector in the North West, and;
That this could be enhanced further
The number of volunteers in the sector across the region, and;
Their level of training and support
Key Questions Volunteer Numbers ? Volunteer Hours? Which North West heritage attractions use volunteers? What roles do volunteers take on? Who takes responsibilities for the volunteers? What skills does the sector want its volunteers to have? What methods are used by organisations to engage new volunteers? What do attractions and visitors gain from volunteers contributions? What do the volunteers themselves gain?