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People walking with alpacas in the Lake District
Press Releases
24 Oct 2018

#MyMicrogap campaign launches urging young Brits to take more short-breaks in the UK

VisitEngland is today launching a campaign to inspire more young Brits to discover the UK by taking mini gap-year...

VisitEngland Rose Awards logo 2018
Press Releases
16 Oct 2018

VisitEngland announces winners of 2018 ROSE Awards

VisitEngland has today Tuesday 16 October revealed the winners of the fourth annual ROSE Awards at the Independent...

Wast Water, Lake District, Cumbria, England. Person standing at the edge of the lake, watching a rainbow in cloudy sky.
Press Releases
16 Oct 2018

VisitEngland launches online programme to support tourism businesses sell their products globally

VisitEngland has launched a digital education programme to support tourism businesses in England sell their products...

In 2017/18 our domestic and international activity generated over £1 billion in additional visitor spend
Press Releases
9 Oct 2018

VisitBritain/VisitEngland reports on year of tourism growth

Visitors spent more than £1 billion in Britain last year as a result of activity by national tourism agency...

VisitBritain staff pictured with social media award
Our News
2 Oct 2018

Our social media activity in France wins award

VisitBritain has won an award in France locally for our outstanding work using social media platforms, coming third...

Map of 151 Buckingham Palace Road
Our News
2 Oct 2018

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Couple in the grounds of Waddesdon Manor
Press Releases
1 Oct 2018

UK could expect a boost in visits from China as Golden Week gets underway

The UK could look forward to a rise in visitors from China in the coming week as the Golden Week holiday gets...

Michael Ellis speaking at MeetGB China
Press Releases
27 Sep 2018

Best of UK’s business events industry on show to Chinese meeting and incentive planners

VisitBritain is this week showcasing to the Chinese business events market why the UK should be its destination of...

Business performance chart for accommodation: 50% seeing an increase, 28% same, 22% down mid-July-end August compared with 2017. Confidence for upcoming period (until end of Oct 18): 47% very confident, 45% partly confident,
Press Releases
25 Sep 2018

Following a strong summer accommodation businesses feeling confident about the coming months

Accommodation providers in England saw an increase in bookings during the summer school holiday period compared to...

Group of influencers st Social Travel Summit
Press Releases
18 Sep 2018

World's top travel bloggers and influencers to put Belfast in the global spotlight

Belfast is set to feature in the social media spotlight next week as the world’s leading travel bloggers meet in the...

Press Releases
13 Sep 2018

New projects chosen to gain funding from £40 million Discover England Fund

VisitEngland has today announced the latest successful applicants to receive funding from the £40 million Discover...

Alum Bay Isle of Wight
Press Releases
22 Aug 2018

More than seven million Brits holidaying at home this August Bank Holiday, bringing £1.75 billion boost to economy

More than seven million Brits are planning a holiday at home for the August Bank Holiday weekend according to a...

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