UCLan Dark Tourism Research Institute Launch

Date: 07/05/12
Preston - Preston

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Launch of new Dark Tourism Research Institute

Recently, academics from across the world gathered at Preston's Westleigh Conference Centre for the launch of the UCLan Institute for Dark Tourism Research.  

Lancashire One caught up with the institute's Executive Directer, Dr. Philip Stone and Richard Sharpley, Professor of Tourism and Development at the UCLan school of Sport, Tourism and the Outdoors, to find out just what Dark Tourism is.