In present circumstances, 1.9m UK Travel & Tourism jobs already lost – Worst forecast can be avoided through international cooperation.
UK millennials are the most likely to book an international trip in 2020 – with 49% agreeing* that they would rebook in a survey by GlobalData.
After three months of lockdown, and a 155th birthday, the iconic, five star London luxury hotel, The Langham, London reopens in the first of many stages that will see the hotel consciously evolve back into a fully operating ‘Resort in the City’ for its guests.
VisitEngland partners with national tourist organisations to launch industry standard for UK tourism
VisitEngland in partnership with the national tourist organisations of Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales has today launched a UK-wide industry standard and consumer mark to provide a ‘ring of confidence’ for tourism as the sector works towards reopening.
WTTC believes the recovery of the wider Travel & Tourism sector desperately needs a clear timeline for when overseas travel can resume.
Delayed reaction to slow the spread and buffer the economic impact of COVID-19, combined with current rules regarding social distancing and quarantining is significantly delaying the recovery of the UK travel sector.