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VisitBritain launches campaign to grow inbound tourism from the Gulf

26 Oct 2016

Britain’s national tourism agency, VisitBritain, has today (26 October) launched a major campaign to inspire more visitors from the Gulf to visit the UK.

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Winner of The GREAT Britain #OMGB Home of Amazing Moments award for Landscape Photographer of the Year announced.

24 Oct 2016

The GREAT Britain #OMGB ‘Home of Amazing Moments’ Award was offered for the photograph judged to best capture the spirit of the campaign

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Highest August ever for overseas visits to UK

21 Oct 2016

New figures released today show that it was a record-breaking August for inbound tourism to the UK with 3.8 million visits, up 2% on the same month last year.

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Final winners announced for fund to grow English tourism offer

19 Oct 2016

VisitEngland has today announced the final five successful applicants to secure year-one funding from the £40 million Discover England Fund.

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VisitEngland announces ROSE Award winners

18 Oct 2016

VisitEngland today announces the winners of the second annual ROSE Awards at the Independent Hotel Show.