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DCMS announce the new Chair of British Tourist Authority (BTA) and the Chair of the VisitEngland Advisory Board

26 May 2020

The Secretary of State has appointed Rt Hon Sir Patrick McLoughlin CH as Chair of the British Tourist Authority and Nick de Bois as Chair of the VisitEngland Advisory Board.

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New industry standard in development in response to COVID-19

5 May 2020

A clear ask of us from the industry is to develop a common industry standard quality mark that would provide a ‘ring of confidence’ for tourism businesses, attractions and destinations, as well as reassurance to visitors that businesses have clear processes in place as restrictions are lifted.

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BTA and VisitEngland Advisory Board Chairs

31 Mar 2020

Announcement on the Chairs for BTA Board and VisitEngland Advisory Board

BTA Chairman, Steve Ridgway CBE
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Message from our Chairman Steve Ridgway CBE: Interim changes to our senior team

30 Mar 2020

Interim changes to our senior team and our five priorities during the COVID-19 outbreak

We want to reassure you that you will still be able to visit the UK. Here’s some practical information so that you can book your trips with confidence. Nothing will change until at least 2021. We look forward to welcoming you soon. For more questions and
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EU Exit Reassurance assets available for industry

31 Jan 2020

As the UK leaves the EU on 31 January, VisitBritain has launched reassurance assets including a film, instastories and an infographic in multiple European languages that are being used across all our social media channels.