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A young boy and dad walking onto a football pitch wearing red shirts.
Press Releases
20 Oct 2021

VisitBritain research highlights football’s importance in boosting inbound tourism

New research from national tourism agency VisitBritain demonstrates the increasing importance of football in driving...

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Our News
8 Oct 2021

Days Out campaign to boost domestic tourism goes live

The National Lottery Days Out campaign launched to promote off-season day trips to UK-wide attractions

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Press Releases
8 Oct 2021

Applications open for VisitBritain’s flagship international trade event ‘ExploreGB’

Applications have now opened for VisitBritain’s flagship international trade event ‘ExploreGB,’ being held virutally...

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Business Support
7 Oct 2021

COVID-19 (new coronavirus) - latest information and advice for businesses

Update on the COVID-19 including advice and support for businesses

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1 Oct 2021

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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.

A still from Episode 1 of Mission Accessible 2: Left - Big Zuu and Right - Rosie Jones at a restaurant table
Our News
25 Aug 2021

Channel 4's Mission: Accessible is back for series 2

Comedian Rosie Jones is back with a new series of Channel 4's Mission: Accessible, this time exploring accessible...

Posukuma Bear at bLenheim Palace tweet
Press Releases
19 Aug 2021

VisitBritain launches social media campaign to highlight experiences that visitors (including bears) can only have in Britain

VisitBritain launches social media campaign to highlight experiences that visitors (including bears) can only have...

Dinosaur in the Natural History Museum
Press Releases
19 Aug 2021

VisitEngland survey shows scale of impact on visitor attractions from COVID-19

VisitEngland survey shows scale of impact on visitor attractions from COVID-19

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