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Britain expecting boost in visits from China as Chinese New Year approaches

25 Jan 2017

Britain could expect a boost in visitors from China as Chinese New Year gets underway from this Saturday 28 January.

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Records set for inbound tourism across UK’s nations and regions

19 Jan 2017

International tourists are travelling across English regions in record numbers, and they are spending more too.

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VisitBritain hosts first tourism mission to India in three years

10 Jan 2017

VisitBritain is this week hosting its first tourism mission to India in three years.

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Britain gets set for best ever Chinese New Year

10 Jan 2017

As Britain gears up to host some of the largest Chinese New Year celebrations outside of Asia, VisitBritain is enticing overseas visitors with a special preview of the upcoming festivities.

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January to November 2016 highest recorded for tourism spend on day trips across England

5 Jan 2017

New figures from VisitEngland show that Brits spent a record-breaking £45.3 billion on day trips across England in the first 11 months of 2016, setting a new record for the survey.