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Literary attractions a holiday draw for more than half of Brits

21 Feb 2017

To mark the 20th anniversary of World Book Day on 2nd March 2017 new research from VisitEngland shows that more than half of British holidaymakers would visit a literary attraction on holiday in England.

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UK tourism industry gathers to sell destination Britain to world

21 Feb 2017

VisitBritain is gearing up to host its largest ever global tourism trade event to promote destination Britain to the world.

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New figures show 2016 a record-breaker for inbound tourism

17 Feb 2017

New figures out today show more overseas visitors came to the UK last year than ever before.

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VisitBritain First Western Tourism Board to Open Office in Saudi Arabia

13 Feb 2017

Britain’s national tourism body VisitBritain has today (13 February 2017) opened a new office in Riyadh to attract more visitors from Saudi Arabia to the UK, making it the first Western tourism board to establish a presence in the country.

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Vote for England’s Tourism Superstar 2017

7 Feb 2017

Vote for England’s Tourism Superstar 2017