Saturday, November 27, 2021

Tag: coastal towns

Clacton tops hotel search ranking

Clacton tops hotel search ranking
A study by travel retail analyst Salesfire has revealed that Google searches for hotels in Clacton-on-Sea increased 175 percent in April and May, with the Essex resort topping the list of most searched UK holiday destinations.

Coastal towns worst-hit by lockdown, new study suggests

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As Britain enters its sixth week of lockdown, new economic data has suggested that two of Lincolnshire’s most popular seaside resorts are now at risk of bankruptcy due to ongoing shelter- in-place orders.

Toilet-gate: Britain’s bogs going down the drain

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As recent statistics highlight a sharp reduction nationwide in council-maintained public toilets, the weight of facilities provision is increasingly being borne by high-street and coastal business. Evidence once again that the industry tends to get the shit end of the local authority stick, or that public convenience has become too great an inconvenience? New figures released under the Freedom of Information...

New look Skegness seafront planned to boost tourism

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  The area of Skegness seafront that hosts its amusement park, FECs and pier is in line for an uplift under plans announced by the local authority.   Last week, East Lindsey District Council held an initial meeting with key partners and organisations to discuss drawing up a “Skegness Foreshore Design Manual”. The aim of the manual is to provide a more consistent...

Post-Brexit anxiety boosting British seaside stays

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Tourism experts say British holidaymakers are being “more cautious” with their money as the UK's staycation trend becomes the status quo.   Tourism industry experts and stakeholders are expecting a surge in British seaside holidays as post-Brexit anxiety causes consumers to tighten their spending. They agree that the staycation trend will only get stronger as 2018 sees another boost in domestic...