VisitEngland has today announced a further nine successful applicants to secure year one funding from the £40 million Discover England Fund.
New figures from VisitEngland show that Brits spent a record-breaking £5.5 billion on day trips across England in August, the highest spend ever for a single month, and 25% up on the same period last year.
Last week, the global social media spotlight was on Inverness as nearly 50 of the world’s top travel bloggers arrived for a social media conference.
Britain could expect boost from Chinese visitors during China National Day and Golden Week
Figures released today show that July was the highest month ever for inbound tourism to the UK with 3.8 million visits, up 2% on July last year.