Saturday, January 29, 2022

Tag: Domestic tourism

Domestic tourism set to deliver £14.6bn

Domestic tourism staycation scarborough
Travel agency Butter has reported that a 33 percent increase in “staycation” bookings could deliver an extra £3.6bn to UK destinations this year, adding to the £11bn already delivered by domestic tourism pre-pandemic.

Bacta president celebrates the role of amusements in supporting domestic tourism

Anne Martin, Chief Executive Officer, The Brighton Pier Group plc, receives the Bacta Community Award from Bacta Chief Executive, John White (left) and Bacta President, Gabi Stergides
Bacta’s national president Gabi Stergides was flying the flag for the amusements industry at last week’s Parliamentary Reception held to mark the annual celebration of English tourism.   English Tourism Week, which ran from 17-25 March, served to highlight the importance of the visitor economy which is the country’s third largest employer supporting 2.6 million jobs and is worth £106...

Optimistic signs for domestic tourism across UK

Coinslot - Domestic tourism
Domestic tourism figures are showing a rise pollsters are saying, which gives further cause for optimism around the UK’s leisure and amusements sector.   The latest evidence can be found in the second Domestic Tourism Industry Snapshot Survey which indicates positive signs for the year ahead. The survey, conducted before and during the British Tourism & Travel Show, found 67 percent of...