CONKERS is managed by Planning Solutions Ltd on behalf of The National Forest Charitable Trust
Planning Solutions Limited creates opportunities in the tourism, leisure and regeneration sectors.
Planning Solutions was established in 1995 and traces its history back to the Rank Group, where it was formerly The Rank Holidays and Hotels Developments division. This division was responsible, amongst many other projects, for the development of the Oasis Forest Holidays product (subsequently acquired by Center Parcs) and the rebranding Warner Leisure Hotels.
Since then, Planning Solutions Limited, has invested in, developed and managed a number of tourism businesses, other than CONKERS, including Kent Life, The National Brewery Centre (the former Bass Museum in Burton upon Trent), a Super-Tubing adventure experience in Ebbw Vale, the Royal Esplanade Hotel, Vertigo Adventures and Onboard TV an onscreen advertising service on Wightlink Ferries. See Planning Solutions Limited for more details of these operations.
Planning Solutions sister company, Planning Solutions Consulting Ltd, is a specialist tourism, leisure and economic development consultancy offering five core services:
Business planning (including Heritage Lottery Fund projects)