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Support the ‘home advantage’

June 19, 2012

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Loving 2012.  It’s the year to underline, showcase and celebrate what is Great about Britain.  And now British Airways have firmly nailed their colours to the mast (as well as their aeroplane’s tails) As they say ‘This summer, the greatest sports event on Earth comes to London. And our best sportsmen and women have a once in […]

Tourism – more than a bucket and spade!

January 26, 2012

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At last, the chance to write a blog about the importance of tourism and how those in the industry need to do as much as possible to profile it. I followed a very interesting discussion on the South West England Tourism Forum on Linkedin, where rationale’s for and against the new ‘English Tourism Week’ were […]

Holding out for a hero.

January 22, 2012

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I’ve worked in ‘tourism’ for quite a few years now.  During that time I have come across lots of dedicated, passionate, tourism professionals who go above and beyond the call of duty to make a difference to tourism in general and not just their product or service. These individuals are rarely recognised and applauded. They […]