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Tourism sector deal update

27 Nov 2018

BTA chair Steve Ridgway welcomes today’s news that an official negotiation for a tourism sector deal has been confirmed by the UK Government.

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VisitEngland re-launches Entry Level and Taste Schemes nationally

26 Nov 2018

VisitEngland has today, 26 November, re-launched its Entry Level and Taste accreditation schemes for accommodation and food businesses, making them available to businesses across England.

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VisitBritain collaborates with China-based internet company Tencent on new racing game ‘QQ Speed’

20 Nov 2018

National tourism agency VisitBritain has collaborated with leading China-based internet technology and cultural enterprise Tencent on a new 3D racing game ‘QQ Speed’ to inspire more Chinese visitors to book a trip to Britain.

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UK could expect boost in visits from the United States during Thanksgiving week

16 Nov 2018

The UK could look forward to a rise in visitors from the United States (US) during Thanksgiving week with flight bookings showing a rise of 20% compared to the same period in 2017.

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Best of destination Britain on show as VisitBritain hosts 10th annual travel trade event to China

15 Nov 2018

More than 90 travel trade and industry suppliers are set to show why Britain is the must-go-now destination to buyers from China, Japan and South Korea at VisitBritain’s annual Destination Britain China and North East Asia event.