Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Tag: British

Unseasonal wet weather hits Southend’s amusements trade

Coinslot - Southend happidromes wet weather
Southend has provided the seaside sector with a reminder of how vulnerable it can be to the British weather, with recent periods of prolonged rain proving problematic for businesses on its seafront.   Martin Richardson, owner of the resort’s Happidrome Arcade, has reported that the unseasonal wet weather has already had a negative impact on his business at a time when...

Barclays’ Mike Saul explores British tourism prospects

Coinslot - Mike Saul Barclays British Tourism
In an extract from his Executive Summary, Mike Saul, head of hospitality and leisure at Barclays, explores the biggest opportunities for British tourism and leisure providers in his company’s recent Tourism Report 2017.   An attractive holiday destination 2017 is set to be another record-breaking year for the UK’s hospitality and leisure sector, with both domestic tourist expenditure and international visitor numbers...