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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.

Nigel Huddleston MP
Tourism News
15 Feb 2020

Nigel Huddleston MP appointed as new Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Sport, Tourism and Heritage

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has announced Nigel Huddleston MP as the new Minister...

Rt Hon Oliver Dowden CBE MP
Tourism News
14 Feb 2020

Rt Hon Oliver Dowden CBE MP is the new Secretary of State for DCMS

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has appointed Rt Hon Oliver Dowden CBE MP as the new Secretary of State for Department...

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...

We want to reassure you that you will still be able to visit the UK. Here’s some practical information so that you can book your trips with confidence. Nothing will change until at least 2021. We look forward to welcoming you soon. For more questions and
Our News
31 Jan 2020

EU Exit Reassurance assets available for industry

As the UK leaves the EU on 31 January, VisitBritain has launched reassurance assets including a film, instastories...

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...

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Our News
20 Jan 2020

New Board Members Appointed to BTA and VisitEngland Advisory Boards

DCMS has announced the new members for both the BTA and VisitEngland Advisory Board.

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...

Still of Christmas Card greeting
Our News
11 Dec 2019

Season's Greetings from VisitBritain

Thanks to everyone who worked with us and supported us over the past year. Wishing you a festive holiday season and...

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