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3rd November 2010

Shropshire Winners in the Heart of England Excellence in Tourism Awards

The very best of the Heart of England’s tourism industry were celebrated at an awards ceremony held in Birmingham on October 21st, which saw a number of Shropshire businesses receive well deserved accolades.

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3rd November 2010

New member benefit - Shropshire Tourism secures 20% off fire and health and safety services

Shropshire Tourism is delighted to report that Unicorn Fire & Safety Solutions based in Shrewsbury is now offering 20% off its comprehensive range of fire and health and safety services to Shropshire Tourism members.

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3rd November 2010

There’s Packaging then there’s ‘dynamic packaging’...

The Package Travel Regulations, with a few exceptions, apply to the sale of all packages that contain two of the following three elements – transport, accommodation and significant activities. So, what’s the difference between packaging and ‘dynamic packaging’? Dynamic Packaging is the term used to describe customers that build their own packages. How could this affect your business?

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3rd November 2010

VisitEngland and VisitBritain here to stay

On October 14th The Department for Culture, Media and Sport confirmed that the marketing bodies VisitBritain and VisitEngland are not included in the 192 public bodies to be scrapped or merged together as part of government spending cuts.

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3rd November 2010

Visit the Heart website under review

The regional tourism website www.visitheartofengland.com is being reviewed by BHMG, the private company who operate it, following the demise of Advantage West Midlands (AWM). What impact does this have on Shropshire Tourism members?

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3rd November 2010

‘Staycations’ still popular

Destination UK has reported that “the staycation phenomenon is showing no signs of slowing down” – which is great news for Shropshire.

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