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Visits from Japan to the UK expected to grow in 2019

9 Jan 2019

Japanese tourism to the UK is expected to grow this year to its highest level since 2007, as the two countries continue to strengthen economic and cultural ties.

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Millions of Brits plan a trip in the UK during festive season bringing £2.6 billion boost to the economy

20 Dec 2018

VisitEngland’s Christmas Trip Tracker Survey released today shows that more than 13 million Brits (26%) are planning an overnight trip in the UK during the Christmas and New Year period, bringing an estimated £2.6 billion boost to the economy.

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UK expecting a boost in overseas visitors during festive season

19 Dec 2018

The UK is expecting a rise in overseas visitors during Christmas and into the New Year.

Ian Edwards joins BTA board
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Ian Edwards appointed to represent Wales on the British Tourist Authority board

17 Dec 2018

Lord Elis- Thomas, Minister for Culture Sport and Tourism for the National Assembly for Wales has appointed Ian Edwards as the British Tourist Authority Boards’ (BTA) newest board member.

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Season's Greetings

11 Dec 2018

Thanks to everyone who worked with us and supported us over the past year. Wishing you a festive holiday season and a prosperous New Year.