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Tower of London

Annual VisitBritain survey reveals England’s most popular attractions

VisitBritain’s annual study on the number of visits to different attractions has been released, with two London sites taking first place in the top ten paid and free places to go. 

Airth castle exterior CREDIT Airedale Tours

Airedale Tours launches its biggest programme to date for 2020

Airedale Tours has released more than 40 new group tours across the UK, Europe and worldwide.

1. The Jacobite, Scotland

In pictures: The UK’s top 6 steam railway journeys

It’s full steam ahead as vintage trains from Scotland, England and Wales all make the list, perfect for a group day out on the tracks.

Lovell Telescope at Jodrell Bank Observatory, Cheshire

8 of the most stunning new UNESCO World Heritage sites for 2019

A total of 29 new UNESCO World Heritage sites have been added to the official list for this year, including one for the UK. Here are 8 of our favourites. 

Hull & Beverley Reader Club Trip

Hull & Beverley: A Reader Club trip full of surprise for GTOs

More than 70 group travel organisers headed to Hull & Beverley for a three-day Reader Club trip to explore the area. Keeley Rodgers reports back on our huge familiarisation trip. 

Wales, Scotland & Ireland Inspiration

1. The Jacobite, Scotland

In pictures: The UK’s top 6 steam railway journeys

It’s full steam ahead as vintage trains from Scotland, England and Wales all make the list, perfect for a group day out on the tracks.

Aberdeen Art Gallery

What’s new for groups in… Aberdeen

In the first installment of a new series looking at the latest attractions, events and exhibitions for groups, we focus on Aberdeen, a haven of culture just north of the border.

Snowdon Mountain Railway Traditional Diesel Service

Snowdon Mountain Railway announces group packages for this season

Snowdon Mountain Railway in Wales has revealed its latest group booking information including details of its train journeys with a difference.

Snowdonia

8 reasons to visit Wales this year

Find out what’s new in Wales in 2019, from museum experiences to guided tours and a choice of accommodation.

A glass of whisky

Head to Scotland for all things whisky

We take a look at some top whisky themed experiences for groups exploring Scotland.

Pembrokeshire coast

TV and film locations you can visit in Wales

It might be small, but Wales’ rolling hills, sandy beaches and cities have still frequently been seen on screen playing a starring role in Blockbuster hits and popular TV series.

  • Airedale Tours launches its biggest programme to date for 2020

  • Princess Cruises announces longest ever sailing season from the UK & Europe

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