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Nessie campaign returns with new monster-hunting tips to lure international visitors

5 Oct 2016

A VisitBritain campaign based on the legend of the Loch Ness Monster is returning with a new set of monster-hunting tips to inspire European visitors to visit Inverness and Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands outside of the summer season.

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New winners announced for fund to grow English tourism offer

30 Sep 2016

VisitEngland has today announced a further nine successful applicants to secure year one funding from the £40 million Discover England Fund.

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August highest month recorded for tourism spend on day trips across England

30 Sep 2016

New figures from VisitEngland show that Brits spent a record-breaking £5.5 billion on day trips across England in August, the highest spend ever for a single month, and 25% up on the same period last year.

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Get involved in our twitter chat on 5 October

28 Sep 2016

Last week, the global social media spotlight was on Inverness as nearly 50 of the world’s top travel bloggers arrived for a social media conference.

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Britain could expect boost from Chinese visitors during China National Day and Golden Week

27 Sep 2016

Britain could expect boost from Chinese visitors during China National Day and Golden Week