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Tourism News
27 Sep 2021

Shining a light on accessibility on World Tourism Day 2021

Statement by our Deputy CEO, Patricia Yates

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Press Releases
16 Sep 2021

VisitBritain’s Domestic Support Fund awards a total of £200,000 to help kick-start the UK business events industry

Applications have now closed for VisitBritain’s Domestic Support Fund, an initiative that was designed to help kick-...

Nadine Dorries SOS for DCMS
Tourism News
15 Sep 2021

Nadine Dorries MP appointed as the new Secretary of State for DCMS

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appointed Nadine Dorries MP as the new Secretary of State for Department for...

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Tourism News
14 Sep 2021

The de Bois review: an independent review of Destination Management Organisations in England published

The de Bois review of Destination Management Organisations in England, commissioned by DCMS has been published.

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Press Releases
16 Sep 2020

UK-wide Escape the Everyday campaign launches to boost domestic breaks through autumn and winter

VisitEngland in partnership with the tourism organisations of London, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales has...

TXGB logo
Our News
18 Sep 2019

Access new distributor channels on TXGB

VisitBritain Shop and Marketing Manchester have both joined as distributors on Tourism Exchange GB (TXGB), a new...

Helen Whatley MP
Tourism News
11 Sep 2019

Helen Whately MP appointed as new Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Arts, Heritage and Tourism

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has announced Helen Whately MP is the new Minister for...

VisitBritain VisitEngland Logos
Our News
4 Sep 2019

Our funding for 2020/21 announced

The Government has today given its spending review statement and DCMS has confirmed the top line figures for our...

Press Releases
4 Sep 2019

VisitEngland steps up campaign to get young Brits to holiday at home

VisitEngland has launched the next phase of its campaign to get more young Brits to take a short break at home with...

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...

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