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VisitEngland announces launch of virtual English Tourism Week

21 May 2020

VisitEngland has today announced that this year’s English Tourism Week to highlight the economic importance and value of tourism to local economies across England is going virtual.

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VisitBritain launches virtual business events showcase ‘MeetGB Virtual’

14 May 2020

VisitBritain has today announced that its flagship annual Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) event MeetGB, will this year be run as a virtual educational event due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and will take place on the 17 and 23 June 2020.

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Grant applications re-open for VisitBritain’s Business Events Growth Programme, supporting the growth of international business events in the UK

20 May 2019

Following a highly successful three years, VisitBritain is once again dedicating funds to support development of international business events in the UK.

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VisitBritain/VisitEngland highlights importance of gardens to tourism at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

16 May 2019

The importance of British gardens to tourism is being highlighted by VisitBritain/VisitEngland during the RHS Chelsea Flower Show as part of the national tourism agency’s 50th anniversary celebrations in 2019.

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VisitEngland and the National Autistic Society launch guide to help tourism businesses

2 May 2018

VisitEngland and the National Autistic Society and England’s Inclusive Tourism Action Group are today launching a web-based guide to help tourism businesses overcome barriers to welcoming autistic people.