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COVID-19 Updates – week commencing 19/10/20

COVID-19 Updates - week commencing 19/10/20 More updates of developments from the government and various links to interpretation and guidance. Go to date: 19 October 2020 21 October 2020 22 October 2020 23 October 2020   19 October 2020 ...   CPT updates: LANCASHIRE MOVES TO TIER VERY HIGH ALERT STATUS Lancashire moved to Very [...]

By |2020-10-23T08:25:35+00:00October 20th, 2020|News|Comments Off on COVID-19 Updates – week commencing 19/10/20

Dick Wood remembers Ian Stuart, Stuart Line Cruises

Dick Wood, chairman, Devon Association of Tourist Attractions, remembers Ian Stuart: "Ian was a good friend of mine and a very loyal, supportive member of the Devon Association of Tourist Attractions (DATA) too, and we worked together frequently attending various tourism trade shows for national and international audiences flying the flag for Devon and the [...]

By |2020-10-14T11:29:33+00:00October 14th, 2020|Attractions, News|Comments Off on Dick Wood remembers Ian Stuart, Stuart Line Cruises

COVID-19 Updates – week commencing 12/10/20

COVID-19 Updates - week commencing 12/10/20 More updates of developments from the government and various links to interpretation and guidance. Go to date: 12 October 2020 13 October 2020 14 October 2020   12 October 2020 ...   Tourism Alliance updates Further details have been published on the restrictions related to the three tier Covid [...]

By |2020-10-14T16:15:37+00:00October 13th, 2020|Covid-19 Update, News|Comments Off on COVID-19 Updates – week commencing 12/10/20

Save the Date – Scotland Reconnect 2020

Scotland Reconnect 2020, a virtual B2B workshop, takes place on Monday 23 to Wednesday 25 November. Having missed everyone at this year’s VisitScotland Expo and in these challenging times of Covid-19, the VisitScotland team are working hard to bring you and our Scottish suppliers together under one-virtual roof for Pre-selected 1-2-1 appointments Ad hoc on-the-day [...]

By |2020-10-13T08:53:30+00:00October 13th, 2020|News, Partner|Comments Off on Save the Date – Scotland Reconnect 2020

New groups video inspiration from Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole

Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole Tourism has recently created a new group travel video showcase which aims to share positivity in these testing times for everyone in our industry. It has also created a Travel Trade & Group Travel Hub to offer ideas and inspiration for 2021 and beyond. BCP is advising all group organisers to please contact accommodation, [...]

By |2020-10-13T08:52:08+00:00October 13th, 2020|Attractions, News|Comments Off on New groups video inspiration from Bournemouth, Christchurch & Poole

Windermere Lake Cruises welcomes coach groups

Windermere Lake Cruises is continuing to warmly welcome group travel and coach parties on all services. It has attractive incentives for all pre-booked groups and coach drivers at the Boatman’s Café in Bowness. For passengers, these include 10 per cent discount vouchers to use in the café and gift shop, along with new menus, table [...]

By |2020-10-13T08:48:31+00:00October 13th, 2020|Attractions, News|Comments Off on Windermere Lake Cruises welcomes coach groups

Accor launches revised leisure groups offer

Accor has launched a new B2B group offering, ‘Re-Group with the Love of Leisure’. The promotion aims to give group organisers the confidence and assurance that booking a group visit to one of Accor’s European hotels comes with extra peace of mind and added value. The promotion will offer group organisers additional value such as [...]

By |2020-10-13T08:45:26+00:00October 13th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Accor launches revised leisure groups offer

New Flexitours from Hilton

Hilton has launched Flexitours, a group tour campaign with new flexible terms and conditions in order to provide additional security to group tour operators. With Flexitours the following terms & conditions will apply to more than 400 participating Hilton properties, all brands across EMEA. Minimum group as from 5 pax using a minimum of 5 rooms [...]

By |2020-10-13T08:44:50+00:00October 13th, 2020|News|Comments Off on New Flexitours from Hilton

George Michael’s estate brings John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ piano to Liverpool’s Strawberry Field to mark Lennon’s 80th birthday

The world-famous ‘Imagine’ piano that John Lennon used to compose and record one of the great peace anthems of the 20th century is on loan to Liverpool’s Strawberry Field exhibition courtesy of the estate of the late George Michael. The piano has been delivered to the Liverpool institution to mark what would have been Lennon’s [...]

By |2020-10-13T08:43:58+00:00October 13th, 2020|Attractions, News|Comments Off on George Michael’s estate brings John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ piano to Liverpool’s Strawberry Field to mark Lennon’s 80th birthday

Black Greenwich Pensioners exhibition at Old Royal Naval College

The Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, is delving into its rich and complex past, shining a light on the Black mariners that played a crucial role in its history. A new exhibition Black Greenwich Pensioners explores the hidden histories of the black Royal Navy personnel who formed one of Britain’s earliest black communities when they [...]

By |2020-10-13T08:39:46+00:00October 13th, 2020|Attractions, News|Comments Off on Black Greenwich Pensioners exhibition at Old Royal Naval College