Latest news & media centre

Explore our news archive

You can filter by category and date

Applied filters:

22 Results found

VBVE joint logo - left VB Union Jack, right VE Tudor Rose
Our News
26 Nov 2020

VisitBritain/VisitEngland priorities for 2021/22

We have received confirmation that VisitBritain/VisitEngland will have a rollover budget for next year plus an...

ExploreGB logo with VisitBritain logo
Press Releases
25 Nov 2020

VisitBritain announces flagship international trade event ‘ExploreGB’ will go virtual in 2021

VisitBritain has today announced that its flagship annual travel trade event ExploreGB will run as a virtual event...

SAlly Balcombe, English Destinations Forum
Our News
28 Nov 2018

English Destinations Forum 2018

The English Destinations Forum took place today to update industry on our activities.

Our News
27 Nov 2018

Tourism sector deal update

BTA chair Steve Ridgway welcomes today’s news that an official negotiation for a tourism sector deal has been...

Press Releases
27 Nov 2018

VisitBritain welcomes Eurostar and Virgin Trains partnership to drive international business events to the UK

VisitBritain today welcomes a new Eurostar and Virgin Trains partnership to offer a united travel service for the...

Afternoon tea
Press Releases
26 Nov 2018

VisitEngland re-launches Entry Level and Taste Schemes nationally

VisitEngland has today, 26 November, re-launched its Entry Level and Taste accreditation schemes for accommodation...

Press Releases
20 Nov 2018

VisitBritain collaborates with China-based internet company Tencent on new racing game ‘QQ Speed’

National tourism agency VisitBritain has collaborated with leading China-based internet technology and cultural...

Coppa Club
Press Releases
16 Nov 2018

UK could expect boost in visits from the United States during Thanksgiving week

The UK could look forward to a rise in visitors from the United States (US) during Thanksgiving week with flight...

Delegates sitting at meeting tables discussing business at DestinationBritain China
Press Releases
15 Nov 2018

Best of destination Britain on show as VisitBritain hosts 10th annual travel trade event to China

More than 90 travel trade and industry suppliers are set to show why Britain is the must-go-now destination to...

Chef holding lobster pot by the coast in Yorkshire
Press Releases
7 Nov 2018

VisitBritain welcomes leading USA travel agents to discover Britain’s food and drink culture

VisitBritain will this week welcome 21 travel agents to the UK after partnering with a leading USA travel operator...

Tree-lined landscape
Tourism News
28 Nov 2017

Tourism Sector Deal: the latest

The Government has now published the next stage of the Modern Industrial Strategy, with tourism now recognised and...

People on the coast in summer
Press Releases
17 Nov 2017

August highest month ever for overseas visitor spending in the UK

August highest month ever for overseas visitor spending in the UK

Page 1 of 2