The Value of Tourism to the UK Economy

Chair:

Nigel Huddleston MP, Culture Media and Sport Select Committee

Speaker:

Bernard Donoghue, Director, Association of Leading Visitor Attractions


Date:

Wednesday, March 01, 2017

Time:

8:30 AM

Location:

House of Commons

IPT Event Contact:
Jess Goldsack

Jessica Goldsack

Events and Training Officer

0207 839 9410

IPT Breakfast Meeting
The tourism industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the UK; with overseas visitors spending an annual average of over 21bn in Britain. This year, the UK government released the Tourism Action Plan and the Discover England Fund, pledging 40m to strengthen regional tourism. This breakfast meeting will: 
  • Explore how UK visitor attractions play a pivotal role in increasing inbound tourism
  • Consider how the tourism sector can adapt and nurture growing markets 
  • Discuss how regional tourism providers can develop and contribute to industry-wide growth.
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