Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Tag: Holiday

Boom time: Skegness and Scarborough bank on summer bonanza

Skegness and Scarborough bank on summer bonanza
Scarborough and Skegness are just two resorts reporting bumper bookings for this summer, as more than 30 percent of UK residents plan a domestic holiday. However, staff shortages still loom large.

Blackpool reveals plans for £300 million game changing leisure investment

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Blackpool hasn’t been top of the seaside resort charts without reason. And it intends on staying there with a £300 million reinvention for the amusements capital of the UK. Hi-tech regeneration plans released by Blackpool Council aim to pump £300m into a new leisure complex, in what will be the single largest investment in the resort’s tourist industry for over...

All-weather piers defy bank holiday wash-out

Clacton Pier
Although the August bank holiday spelled rain for most seaside resorts across the UK, all-weather piers such as Clacton and Felixstowe still achieved strong numbers throughout the weekend. All-weather attractions showed their worth over the August bank holiday as the popularity of both Clacton and Felixstowe piers proved “resilient” to the wet weather. In Clacton, a wash-out on Sunday failed to...

Butlin’s plans creative ad campaign to support five year marketing plan

Bourne Leisure Butlin's Haven
One of the most recognisable brands in the UK holiday market is intending to become that little bit more recognisable, with Butlin’s planning an extensive advertising campaign to support its five year brand repositioning strategy. The historic holiday chain is looking to break trend with what has been a relatively quiet period of media outreach and has invited a number...

Eight million Brits to choose staycation due to plummeting pound

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The UK’s seaside resorts could be the destination of choice for many British holidaymakers this year due to the current value of the pound.   The seaside sector could get a boost this summer after new research claimed an estimated eight million Brits will change their travel plans and holiday in the UK due to the post-Brexit fall in the value...