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VisitEngland launches Blue Monday ad campaign

VisitEngland launches Blue Monday ad campaign

15 January 2018 Videos

VisitEngland has today, launched a digital campaign to promote round-the-clock activities and experiences across the UK, encouraging Brits to beat the January blues by taking a holiday at home. Today, January 15th, has been identified by the tourism body as Blue Monday, nominally the most depressing day of the year.

UK revels in record year of tourism growth

UK revels in record year of tourism growth

An extra £872 million in visitor spending was generated across the UK in the last year as a result of work by national tourism agency VisitBritain/VisitEngland latest figures show. This means for every pound invested in the organisation, £20 of additional visitor spend was generated for the economy.