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Record numbers of Brits plan trip in UK during festive season, bringing £2.9 billion boost to economy

19 Dec 2019

VisitEngland’s Christmas Trip Tracker survey released today shows that 14.5 million Brits are definitely planning an overnight trip in the UK during Christmas and New Year, bringing an estimated £2.9 billion boost to the economy.

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Millions of Brits plan a trip in the UK during festive season bringing £2.6 billion boost to the economy

20 Dec 2018

VisitEngland’s Christmas Trip Tracker Survey released today shows that more than 13 million Brits (26%) are planning an overnight trip in the UK during the Christmas and New Year period, bringing an estimated £2.6 billion boost to the economy.

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UK expecting a boost in overseas visitors during festive season

19 Dec 2018

The UK is expecting a rise in overseas visitors during Christmas and into the New Year.

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Tourists to UK forecast to spend record level in 2018

26 Dec 2017

It has been a record year-date for inbound tourism to the UK with growth set to continue in 2018 according to forecasts from national tourism agency VisitBritain

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VisitBritain, Newcastle Airport and NewcastleGateshead Initiative announce partnership to promote region to overseas visitors

11 Dec 2017

VisitBritain announces new partnership to promote NewcastleGateshead to overseas visitors