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Businesses invited to be part of Escape the Everyday campaign

Businesses invited to be part of Escape the Everyday campaign

VisitBritain/VisitEngland is inviting businesses to: “Be part of our domestic marketing campaign – Escape the Everyday and Escape the Everyday… responsibly – for a chance to highlight your business to consumers”. What are the advantages for businesses? Be part of a movement to keep UK short breaks top of mind for when people can travel...

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New £1m development for Love2Stay

New £1m development for Love2Stay

The award-winning Love2Stay resort on the outskirts of Shrewsbury is launching a new £1 million luxury glamping development.  Resort owner, Salop Leisure, has invested in 11 new luxury woodland lodges which join 11 existing safari lodges in a glamping village. Each of the new lodges has its own private hot tub, firepit with grill plate...

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Willerby invests £750k in new holiday home showground

Willerby invests £750k in new holiday home showground

Holiday homes manufacturer Willerby has opened its third showground as the popularity of staycations continues in the UK. Willerby has invested £750,000 in its latest showground at Southport, on the North West coast.  The latest dedicated, Willerby-managed site builds on the success of the company’s showgrounds at its headquarters in Hull, and at Livingston, in...

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Camping magazine celebrates its 60th birthday

Camping magazine celebrates its 60th birthday

Warners Group Publications has announced a major milestone in the company’s history with the celebration of Camping magazine’s 60th Birthday. The first-ever issue of Camping magazine was published in February 1961 when it was called Popular Camping. It is the UK’s only magazine purely devoted to life under canvas.  The May issue of Camping will...

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English Tourism Week 2021 – 22-31 May

English Tourism Week 2021 – 22-31 May

Save the date for English Tourism Week (ETW) – this annual celebration of English tourism will take place on 22 – 31 May 2021. English Tourism Week highlights the importance, value and vast contribution of the sector makes to the UK economy to stakeholders including, government, MPs and ministers. The week provides an essential opportunity to raise awareness...

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VisitBritain plans campaign to drive tourism recovery

VisitBritain plans campaign to drive tourism recovery

VisitBritain says that its role in 2021/22 is to “drive immediate tourism recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic by building back visitor spend as quickly as possible and supporting the industry”. The organisation has been planning its marketing activity for the coming year and the Escape The Everyday campaign will be back in the coming months...

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VisitScotland launches responsible tourism campaign

VisitScotland launches responsible tourism campaign

VisitScotland has today (22 March) announced a responsible tourism campaign to raise awareness of the importance of exploring the outdoors responsibly with the focus on asking people to leave no trace of their visit and protect Scotland’s stunning countryside.  The £124,000 campaign, which looks to counteract some of the issues seen as a result of...

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VisitBritain invites businesses to be part of its Escape The Everyday campaign

VisitBritain invites businesses to be part of its Escape The Everyday campaign

VisitBritain is inviting tourism businesses to be part of their Escape The Everyday at Home consumer marketing campaign, which is running in response to the current lockdown in England. VisitBritain explains what participants get, namely to: Be part of a collective message to shine a spotlight on England businesses turning their offers virtual during this time Be...

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HERCMA postpones Holiday Home Expo until 2022

HERCMA postpones Holiday Home Expo until 2022

The Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire Caravan Manufacturers’ Association (HERCMA) show had been due to take place at the Great Yorkshire Showground in Harrogate in September this year. Now HERCMA has announced the event has been re-scheduled to 2022, with public days from 2 to 4 September and trade-only days from 6 to 8...

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