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GREAT China naming campaign wins another award

15 Apr 2016

Our GREAT China naming campaign won the Marketing Campaign of the Year SME at the CIM Marketing Excellence Awards.

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UK tourism hoping for global social media shout-out during US President’s visit

14 Apr 2016

Britain as a tourism destination will be in the global social media spotlight with the arrival of US President Barack Obama next week.

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VisitBritain wins gold award in Beijing for its work in getting businesses in the North of England ‘China-ready’

13 Apr 2016

VisitBritain’s work to increase the welcome and services that Chinese visitors to England experience has been recognised with a gold award in the service quality category of the Chinese Tourist Welcome Awards 2016 held today (Wednesday 13 April) in Beijing.

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New campaign highlights Great Britain & Northern Ireland as home of amazing moments to encourage Brits to holiday at home.

13 Apr 2016

VisitEngland is launching its largest domestic marketing campaign for 2016 next month to promote memorable ‘moments’ that can only be experienced across the nations and regions of Great Britain & Northern Ireland.

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New figures show increase in domestic tourism for 2015, with overnight trips up 11% and record breaking spending

11 Apr 2016

The latest results from the Great Britain Tourism Survey (GBTS) published today reveal strong growth in domestic tourism in 2015 with record-breaking spending and the highest trip numbers since 2012.