Industry reacts to Theresa May’s Tourism Sector Deal

EIB chairman Michael Hirst and UKinbound chair James Aitken react to today's big news from 10 Downing Street.

UKinbound welcomes scrapping landing cards

As of today, 20 May, international visitors to the UK will no longer be required to complete landing cards before arrival. Those travelling from outside the European Economic Area have previously been required to complete the cards, which details reasons for visiting and conditions of entry. The move will “help meet the challenge of growing passenger numbers,” said Border Force director general Pa...

UK Tourism industry confident despite Brexit, says UKinbound research

UKinbound has released its latest Business Barometer Figures, which show confidence levels across the tourism industry are on the rise. The research, which was collected by Qa Research, found that 59% of UKinbound members stated they were confident about business in the upcoming 12 months. This was the highest rate recorded since October 2017. The increase in confidence was influenced by an influx...