A 79-year-old grandmother has been named the winner of a VisitBritain competition to find China’s biggest Premier League fan and bring them on a dream football trip to the UK.
The best of English tourism is on show as the nation celebrates English Tourism Week with events and activities across the country.
The latest IPS figures released by the Office for National Statistics show that the UK received 2.9 million overseas visits in January, up 11% year-on-year, to set a new January record.
VisitBritain has launched a competition to find America’s biggest Premier League fan and send them on a dream trip to the UK to attend a Premier League football match.
Opera star Katherine Jenkins and literary hero Jane Austen are among the cultural icons helping to promote Britain to the world in VisitBritain’s new international ‘Imagination’ magazine.