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.
The UK is expecting a rise in overseas visitors during Christmas and into the New Year.
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.
The English Destinations Forum took place today to update industry on our activities.
BTA chair Steve Ridgway welcomes today’s news that an official negotiation for a tourism sector deal has been confirmed by the UK Government.