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Graphic showing annual review results - £951m in additional visitor spend generated as a result of our activities in 2018-19
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VisitBritain/VisitEngland reports on year of tourism growth

21 Jan 2020

Visitors spent £951 million in Britain in the last financial year as a result of activity by national tourism agency VisitBritain/VisitEngland latest figures show.

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New Events Are GREAT creative promotes UK as top destination for business events

8 Jan 2020

VisitBritain has refreshed its Events Are GREAT creative to highlight to global meeting and incentive planners why the UK is a leading destination for international business events.

View along Hadrian's Wall on a frosty morning, England
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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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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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VisitEngland announces winners of 2019 ROSE Awards

22 Oct 2019

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