ABOUT US

Royal Tunbridge Wells Together is a Community Interest Company, incorporated in January 2016. As a town centre management organisation we provide leadership, co-ordination and resources to reinforce Tunbridge Wells’ reputation as a town of substance and importance in the region. Our Board consists of key business leaders in the town including Royal Victoria Place, Thomson Snell and Passmore, Cripps, AXA PPP and Markerstudy.  Tunbridge Wells Borough Council are represented by an elected member and a senior council officer. We are a membership organisation, you can find details of membership here. For a full list of directors please see ‘Board and Staff’.

OUR VISION

Royal Tunbridge Wells Together (RTWT) is working collaboratively to make Royal Tunbridge Wells a destination for retail, business, leisure and culture, always maintaining a competitive edge over other locations in the south east. RTWT will be focused on increasing the vitality of the whole town, not on individual business or single sector aims and aspirations.  We have a Business Plan which you can see here

RTWT will work hard to deliver:

  • A well connected Town
  • A forward-thinking place to do business
  • A stunning, historic leisure destination
  • A clearly defined and unique brand

OUR PROGRESS SO FAR

We have 2 full time staff in place, they are busy talking to, engaging with and helping businesses of all sizes and types in Tunbridge Wells.  The information and insights that businesses provide to RTWT, help in shaping our future plans and projects, if you haven’t met our Town Centre team yet, please contact us.

Some of the projects we are working on in 2017 are:

  • Working with TWBC on ongoing tourism initiatives
  • Quarterly Business Intelligence Reports – view here
  • Christmas retail projects
  • Best dressed window competition
  • Business Improvement District feasibility
  • A month of food events celebrating local hospitality businesses and producers
  • Small Business Saturday pop ups for small businesses
  • Town Centre Parking Audit
  • Advice sessions for small businesses
  • Networking events

We send out monthly newsletters to businesses in Tunbridge Wells updating them on news, training, events, projects and any other information they need to know – you can sign up here

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