New research from VisitBritain shows the power of the Premier League in driving inbound tourism amongst overseas football fans, with more than three-quarters of those surveyed intending to visit the UK during the next two years.
Business delegates are likely to double their spend in Britain if they extend their stay for leisure following their event, according to new research by tourism agency #VisitBritain/VisitEngland - @VisitBritainBiz
Official statistics show that in the first nine months of 2017 there were a record 12.7 million visits to English regions outside London, up 4% compared to the same period in 2016. @VisitBritain #lovegreatbritain
More international tourists are travelling across English regions than ever before with some areas showing double digit growth in visitor numbers. And they are spending more too.