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English Tourism Week logo + VisitEngland logo
Press Releases
21 May 2020

VisitEngland announces launch of virtual English Tourism Week

VisitEngland has today announced that this year’s English Tourism Week to highlight the economic importance and...

MeetGB Virtual  and visitbritain logo
Press Releases
14 May 2020

VisitBritain launches virtual business events showcase ‘MeetGB Virtual’

VisitBritain has today announced that its flagship annual Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE)...

VisitEngland Accolades
Press Releases
11 Mar 2020

VisitEngland announces winners of Visitor Attraction Accolades

VisitEngland has today announced the winners of its 2019 Visitor Attraction Accolades recognising the outstanding...

VisitEngland Awards for Excellence trophy
Press Releases
3 Mar 2020

VisitEngland unveils new Awards for Excellence 2020 event to be held in Hull

VisitEngland has announced that its revamped Awards for Excellence 2020 will be held in Hull on Tuesday 16 June.

Off to Work event photography awards logo
Press Releases
18 Feb 2020

VisitBritain invites nominations for the Best of British category at the Off To Work Event Photography Awards 2020

VisitBritain is sponsoring the new Best of British category at the Off To Work Event Photography Awards 2020.

Twilight view of the Tower of London from across the Thames River with a pink sky
Press Releases
10 Feb 2020

British Tourist Authority to celebrate 50th anniversary at Tower of London event with Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall

The contribution of tourism to the UK economy is being highlighted this week as Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of...

Image showing cartoon characters Peppa Pig and her family in a real forest setting with VisitEngland and Peppa Pig branding
Press Releases
28 Jan 2020

VisitEngland launches Peppa Pig inspired campaign to encourage families with young children to take a break at home

VisitEngland has this week launched a digital campaign to promote family-friendly experiences in a bid to get more...

Tower of London against blue sky
Press Releases
24 Jan 2020

Figures released today show a record October for inbound tourism spending

Figures released today show a record October for inbound tourism spending

Graphic showing annual review results - £951m in additional visitor spend generated as a result of our activities in 2018-19
Press Releases
21 Jan 2020

VisitBritain/VisitEngland reports on year of tourism growth

Visitors spent £951 million in Britain in the last financial year as a result of activity by national tourism agency...

Aerial view of Oxford University with Unlock Knowledge creative for Events are GREAT
Press Releases
8 Jan 2020

New Events Are GREAT creative promotes UK as top destination for business events

VisitBritain has refreshed its Events Are GREAT creative to highlight to global meeting and incentive planners why...

View along Hadrian's Wall on a frosty morning, England
Press Releases
19 Dec 2019

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

VisitEngland’s Christmas Trip Tracker survey released today shows that 14.5 million Brits are definitely planning an...

Nighttime scene of Belfast Lough
Press Releases
24 Oct 2019

VisitBritain’s global travel trade event to be held in Belfast in 2020

VisitBritain has today announced that its flagship annual travel trade event ‘Explore Great Britain (GB) and...

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