Winner of the GTO Special Recognition Award 2018

On 22 March (GTO Day), BTTS presented its first GTO Special Recognition Award, in partnership with the AGTO. The award was launched to help acknowledge the hard work and dedication of group travel organisers within the tourism sector.  After a number of nominations to consider, the award went to Mary Gotts, GTO for Ver-Colne Valley […]

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Angela Rippon at BTTS18

We caught up with the legendary Angela Rippon after her Keynote at the show. Here she talks about her love for the English countryside and why the British Tourism & Travel Show is a great event for the industry.

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British Tourism & Travel Show reports 10% increase in attendees

Confirming its position as the leading domestic travel trade event in the country, the 2018 edition of British Tourism & Travel Show was buzzing with activity last week on 21-22 March at the NEC Birmingham. Thanks to its fresh content, new show features, and quality vendors, this ‘must-attend’ event welcomed 2866 attendees, including some of […]

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British Coach Tourism Awards 2018 winners

British Coach Tourism Awards 2018: Winners announced

The UK’s best coach tour operators, destinations, visitor attractions, hotels, and tourism industry suppliers, were honoured last night (21 March) at the 2018 British Coach Tourism Awards. The prestigious awards ceremony, which took place at the National Motorcycle Museum in Birmingham following the first day of the British Tourism & Travel Show, brought together nearly […]

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Speaker Q&A with Angela Rippon

The legendary Angela Rippon CBE will be speaking today at The British Tourism & Travel Show about her venturesome 50 year career. In this exclusive speaker Q&A, Angela talks about her most memorable work moment and the best advice she’s ever been given. What has been your most memorable career moment? When I was working […]

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See you tomorrow!

BTTS is almost ready. Here’s a little look behind the scenes today.  We can’t wait to welcome you to the show tomorrow. Doors open at 10am – see you there! The British Tourism & Travel Show 2018 – Build up from Diversified UK on Vimeo.

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British Tourism & Travel Show 2018 back in Birmingham this week

Doors open at 10am on Wednesday at the NEC Birmingham British Tourism & Travel Show is set to welcome thousands of domestic travel trade professionals when doors open at the NEC Birmingham later this week, on 21-22 March. Domestic tour operators, travel organisers and leading tourism operators from across the country will be packing the […]

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British Tourism & Travel Show confirms line-up for 2018

The largest tourism event for the UK and Ireland’s travel trade opens at the NEC next week Encore Tickets founder and CTA’s chairman John Wales, Visit Heritage’s founder Sarah Greenwood, and transport and travel consultant Allan Edmondson, are set to appear in The Tourism Society’s annual Question Time panel discussion at British Tourism & Travel […]

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