Entries with tag tourism .

Final countdown to popular Worcester Show

The popular annual Worcester Show, which regularly attracts over 10,000 people, is coming back to Gheluvelt Park in Barbourne on Sunday 11 August (10.00am – 5.00pm).   “We’re looking forward to welcoming people from far and wide to our fun and action-packed family event,” says Gerry Leith, Chair of the Worcester Show.   “There are a number of new features for this year,...
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Worcester History Month: Immerse yourself in city’s compelling past

A plethora of engaging events is lined up for the first-ever Worcester History Month (1-30 September 2018). Events taking place throughout September will include historical walking tours, informative talks, open weekends and exhibitions. “Worcester’s rich and diverse history and heritage warrants a whole month to explore and celebrate,” says Councillor Lucy Hodgson, Chair of...
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New branding for Worcester unveiled at tourism show

New branding designed to strengthen Worcester’s identity as a tourist destination has been unveiled at this month’s British Tourism & Travel Show. Developed in partnership with Worcester BID , the brand is based on Edgar Tower, the historic landmark that sits between the Cathedral and King’s School. The new brand carries the tagline “Cultural City, Historic Heart” – focussing...
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City Council promotes Worcester at British Tourism & Travel show

Worcester will have a strong presence at a prestigious event for the tourism industry, to be held at the Birmingham NEC on 21 and 22 March 2018. It is the first time that Worcester City Council has exhibited at the British Tourism & Travel Show (www.tourismshow.co.uk) - the UK’s largest annual event for the tourism industry. “We’re attending to showcase the impressive range of...
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ITV4 to screen every minute of OVO Energy Tour of Britain live

Cycling fans will be able to watch every moment of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain live this September as ITV4 screen all eight stages from Start to Finish in their entirety for the first time. Thanks to ITV4 and OVO Energy fans won’t miss any of the action between Sunday 3 and Sunday 10 September, as the channel will have exclusive rights to the full live coverage of all eight days,...
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£50K investment considered to put Worcester on the map

New Christmas lights for Cathedral Square, enhanced promotion for Worcester’s waterways and a new website for visitors are just three of the tourism initiatives the City Council is considering financial support for. Councillors will vote on whether to invest up to £50,000 in these and other tourism projects when the Place and Economic Sub-Committee meets on 10 July. The current estimated...
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Have your say on Worcester’s tourism offer

Worcester City Council is ramping up its efforts to entice more visitors to the city, and is looking for your views on how it can improve its current offer to tourists. A quick, easy-to-complete online survey seeks views from members of the public on the quality and quantity of Worcester’s cultural, heritage and sporting attractions and events – and whether more could be done to improve or...
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New strategy will give major boost to Worcester’s tourism industry

Worcester City Council is ramping up its efforts to entice more visitors to the city, with the creation of a new five-year tourism strategy. Tourism is estimated to be worth over £160 million[1] to the local economy, and over 3,000 people are currently employed either directly or indirectly in Worcester’s tourism sector.  There has been a substantial increase in the number of visitors...
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Drive to attract tourists to enjoy sizzling Summer in the City

Worcester City Council is ramping up its efforts in a bid to entice more tourists to the city this summer. A new dedicated website ( www.summerinworcester.com ) has launched and a comprehensive marketing and advertising campaign starts this week including a social media campaign via Facebook (www.facebook.com/summerinthewoo) and Twitter #SummerinWorcester and @Summerinthewoo). ...
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