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Record numbers of Brits plan trip in UK during festive season, bringing £2.9 billion boost to economy

19 Dec 2019

VisitEngland’s Christmas Trip Tracker survey released today shows that 14.5 million Brits are definitely planning an overnight trip in the UK during Christmas and New Year, bringing an estimated £2.9 billion boost to the economy.

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Press Releases

VisitBritain forecasts record year for inbound tourism in 2020

18 Dec 2019

Forecasts from VisitBritain, the national tourism agency, indicate that 2020 is set to be a record year for inbound tourism to the UK.

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Press Releases

VisitBritain’s global travel trade event to be held in Belfast in 2020

24 Oct 2019

VisitBritain has today announced that its flagship annual travel trade event ‘Explore Great Britain (GB) and Northern Ireland’ is to be held in Belfast, Northern Ireland in May 2020.

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Press Releases

VisitEngland announces winners of 2019 ROSE Awards

22 Oct 2019

VisitEngland today Tuesday 22 October revealed the winners of the fifth annual ROSE Awards.

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Press Releases

VisitBritain announces flagship business event ‘MeetGB’ to be held at ICC Wales in 2020

8 Oct 2019

VisitBritain has today announced that its flagship annual Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) event MeetGB is being held at the Celtic Manor Resort and the recently opened International Convention Centre (ICC) in Wales in April 2020.