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    Changes to the BTA Board

    2 Aug 2021

    Lord McLoughlin has stepped down as Chairman of the British Tourist Authority (BTA). We are delighted that Dame Judith Macgregor has been appointed as interim chair with immediate effect, the first female chair of the BTA.

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    UK-wide campaign to boost domestic breaks ramps up as summer holidays get underway

    21 Jul 2021

    VisitEngland in partnership with the tourism organisations of London, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales is stepping-up its UK-wide ‘Escape the Everyday’ campaign to drive domestic day trips and overnight breaks as the summer holidays begin.

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    Tourism Recovery Plan

    11 Jun 2021

    Tourism Minister Nigel Huddleston has today announced the government’s Tourism Recovery Plan.

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Download the new spring toolkit for the Escape The Everyday campaign

20 May 2021

Get involved in our new Escape The Everyday summer campaign

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DCMS announce the new Chair of British Tourist Authority (BTA) and the Chair of the VisitEngland Advisory Board

26 May 2020

The Secretary of State has appointed Rt Hon Sir Patrick McLoughlin CH as Chair of the British Tourist Authority and Nick de Bois as Chair of the VisitEngland Advisory Board.

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Showcasing Britain at ILTM Latin America

16 May 2018

We engaged with 350+ luxury travel buyers from across Latin America through activity at ILTM Latin America.

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New appointments in China and North East Asia

16 May 2018

We are delighted to announce two new appointments in the China and North East Asia region – Manuel Alvarez as Director, China and North East Asia and Misha Kim as South Korea Manager.

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Our Social Travel Summit won the PR Week Global Award for 'Best Global Partnership'

14 May 2017

The awards recognise global achievements in PR.