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Applications open for VisitEngland Awards celebrating best of English tourism

24 Aug 2016

Applications are open for the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence with three new categories announced for 2017.

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June inbound tourism figures available

19 Aug 2016

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) have released the number of international visits to the UK for June 2016.

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#OMGB Home of Amazing Moments event in Rio

17 Aug 2016

On 17 August we are hosting a reception for the Brazilian travel industry to showcase our #OMGB (Oh My GREAT Britain) ‘Home of Amazing Moments’ campaign, which uses images of authentic experiences and activities shot on locations across the UK to inspire visitors to come and find their own amazing moment.

Mr. Dingyi Meng, Deputy General Manager EMEA of GZL International Travel Service, Ltd. Ms. Charlene Zhang, VisitBritain B2B Executive, South China & HK Ms. Minyan Chen, Director of Marketing and Branding of Diadema Travel Ms. Della Zhang, VisitBritain B2B Manager, China & HK Mr. Biao Luo, Vice General Manager of Guangdong  Nanhu  International Travel Service  Co., Ltd.
Press Releases

VisitBritain opens new office in Guangzhou, China

17 Aug 2016

Britain’s national tourism body VisitBritain has today (August 17) opened a new office in Guangzhou, China to attract more Chinese visitors to Britain.

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Gardens, farms and theme parks see greatest increase in visitors

10 Aug 2016

England’s gardens, farms and leisure and theme parks experienced the most significant growth in visitor numbers in VisitEngland’s Annual Attraction Survey published today.