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World Travel Awards gears up for silver anniversary

World Travel Awards gears up for silver anniversary

World Travel Awards has begun preparations for its 25th anniversary – honouring a quarter of a century recognising leaders in the international hospitality sector. Celebrations for the silver anniversary will kick off this April in Ras Al Khaimah.

Rogers takes over as chief executive of Farnborough International

Rogers takes over as chief executive of Farnborough International

Farnborough International has appointed former Southampton FC chief executive, Gareth Rogers, as its new chief executive. The organisation is the owner of the Farnborough International Airshow and operator of the Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre.

Birmingham tourism industry welcomes Commonwealth Games 2022 decision

Birmingham tourism industry welcomes Commonwealth Games 2022 decision

Tourism bodies across Birmingham have welcomed the news that the city will host the Commonwealth Games in 2022. The announcement was officially made by the Commonwealth Games Federation at a special event at the Arena Academy school near the Alexander Stadium, the centrepiece for the Games in five years’ time.

Lady Gaga set for Las Vegas residency

Lady Gaga set for Las Vegas residency

Six-time Grammy Award-winner, Golden Globe Award-winner and superstar entertainer Lady Gaga will bring her one-of-a-kind talent and creativity to the stage at Park Theatre at Park MGM in Las Vegas beginning in December 2018.

Line up unveiled for Edinburgh Wellbeing Festival

Line up unveiled for Edinburgh Wellbeing Festival

The final line up has been announced for Edinburgh’s first ever wellbeing festival. The event will bring together some of the biggest names in health and fitness in the capital, from Michelin starred chef Tom Kerridge and Shona Vertue to global influencers Chloe Madeley and Jasmine Hemsley of Hemsley + Hemsley fame.