Month: October 2014
British Destinations’ VisitBritain and VisitEngland Triennial Review submission can be found at: https://britishdestinations.net/consultation-responses/
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) compares the average data from the 2011 census across 273 coastal communities with the averages for England and Wales as a whole. See the report at: https://britishdestinations.net/1194-2/content/2011-census-coastal-communities-2014/
Is anyone aware of research into the economic value of beach awards or anything associated with this? If so British Destinations and UK Beach Management Forum colleagues need your assistance: http://ukbeachmanagementforum.wordpress.com/2014/10/28/economic-value-of-beach-awards/
Marketing Wales in 2015 – come and find out more: Visit Wales will be on the road during the end of November for a series of roadshows to share with you our plans for marketing Wales in 2015. We’ll be joined by colleagues from VisitBritain who’ll explain about the work they do on PR and how this links in to our own PR teams in Visit Wales.
- Monday 24 November, St Pierre St. Pierre Marriott Hotel & Country Club, Chepstow
- Tuesday 25 November, Machynys Golf Club, Llanelli
- Wednesday 26 November, Elephant & Castle Hotel, Newtown
- Thursday 27 November, Quay Hotel, Deganwy
Places are limited, please book your place online now.
Have you packed for Wales? Autumn phase of the campaign now Launched: The Visit Wales UK & Ireland autumn campaign is the second phase of the Have you Packed for Wales campaign launched initially on 1 March 2014. The autumn phase gives a flavour of what makes autumn in Wales so special with the focus very much on food. Full details of the the campaign is now available on our industry website
British Destinations have also added details of the new Regional Teams in Wales to the protected member’s section on VisitWales: https://britishdestinations.net/members-area/content/wales-visitor-survey-2013/
The TMI Convention is in Stoke-on-Trent, starting in the afternoon of Monday 10th November and continuing through Tuesday 11th. Discounted prices are still available to British Destinations members until 24th October:
A Christmas cracker of an offer from Mirror Group Newspaper, to help you promote your Christmas events, attractions, your retail offer or simply your destinations. Details available in the member’s area on the following webpage: