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4 Nov 2013
Cornwall takes British Travel Award for fifth consecutive time
Cornwall has been named Best UK Holiday County or Region for the fifth year in a row at the British Travel Awards. The popular des...
1 Nov 2013
Prodigy and Chemical Brothers to headline Snowbombing
Electronic superstars Prodigy and The Chemical Brothers have been announced as the headline acts for next year's Snowbombing festiv...
31 Oct 2013
Georgians to be celebrated in 2014
VisitEngland is hopeful that the 300th anniversary of George I's accession to the throne next year will give a boost to historic at...
30 Oct 2013
Legoland water park opens in Malaysia
Legoland has opened its largest water park resort in Johor, near Singapore in Malaysia. Asia's first Legoland water park has 2...
28 Oct 2013
Astronaut to star at Jasper Dark Sky Festival
Chris Hadfield, Canada's first astronaut to walk in space, has been named as the special guest at next year's Jasper Dark Sky F...
24 Oct 2013
Indian Ocean most popular honeymoon destination
The Indian Ocean is the most popular honeymoon destination among British couples, it has been revealed.  Islands such as the Maldi...
African countries working on blanket visa for wildlife tourists
Enjoying Africa's wildlife is soon going to become easier for holidaymakers, with the East African Community (EAC) planning to intr...
22 Oct 2013
Costa del Sol 'best value' for half-term holidays
It's already a favourite with Brits booking low-cost holidays, but there's likely to be an even greater influx of tourists to t...
21 Oct 2013
World Puddle Jumping Championships set to commence
The inaugural World Puddle Jumping Championships is set to make a splash later this month. Young and old alike will be attempting ...
Sir Cliff gives big airport send off to seriously ill children
When Sir Cliff Richard was asked to sing for a group of seriously ill children preparing to jet off on the holiday of a lifetime to Flo...