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  • York looks ahead to the ‘next chapter in tourism’ at VYCON 2020

    York looks ahead to the ‘next chapter in tourism’ at VYCON 2020

    Visit York’s annual tourism conference, VYCON 2020 will be taking place on Thursday 16th January at York Racecourse where 300 delegates from across the tourism sector in York, Yorkshire and beyond, are expected to attend.  The focus for this year’s conference will be on the ‘next chapter of tourism’ in York – looking ahead to the ambitions for tourism in the city as we enter a new decade and how businesses can take advantage of developments happening on a national level. The latest tourism statistics for York will also be revealed and speakers will be presenting on a diverse range of topics relating to the tourism sector.  

  • Call for York’s Tourism Superstars to enter the Oscars of the North…

    Call for York’s Tourism Superstars to enter the Oscars of the North…

    Entries are now open for the prestigious Visit York Tourism Awards, which recognise, congratulate and celebrate businesses and individuals that deliver amazing experiences for visitors. Returning on Thursday 23 April 2020, the event which is sponsored by LNER, shines a spotlight on excellence and innovation in the tourism industry and offers eligible winners across a number of categories the chance to be automatically put forward to the national VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2020.

  • Delving deeper into York's unique experiences: #OnlyInYork 2019

    Delving deeper into York's unique experiences: #OnlyInYork 2019

    Unique experiences sit at the heart of a new campaign to attract more people to the city of York, as tourism chiefs invite visitors to uncover secret venues and tours that even life-long residents will not have seen. Only In York 2019 is set to reveal unseen, unforgettable and unmissable experiences to attract new and returning visitors alike.

  • Winners Announced – Visit York Annual Tourism Awards

    Winners Announced – Visit York Annual Tourism Awards

    Sixteen of York’s top tourism businesses celebrated a win in the Visit York annual Tourism Awards last night (Thursday 20 June). Supported by headline sponsor LNER, a prestigious Black Tie awards ceremony was held in the Station Hall of the National Railway Museum, compered by breakfast show hosts Ben Fry from Minster FM.

  • Ambitious plans outlined for positioning York on a world stage

    Ambitious plans outlined for positioning York on a world stage

    Plans for marketing and developing York will be outlined today (Wednesday 15 May) at the annual Make It York stakeholder meeting, to be held at the Principal Hotel.  300 business leaders from across the digital, railtech, bioscience, creative, food and drink and tourism sectors will meet to network and to hear from Sean Bullick, Make It York’s new Managing Director.

  • Media - Blog - Only In York Campaign

    New Tourism Drive – #Only in York

    Issue date: Thursday 9 May Issued by: Visit York York woos visitors from London Promotions for York have appeared across the London Underground today, as part of Visit York’s latest tourism drive t..

  • York’s mini Bloom! Celebrates York’s Producers and Growers

    York’s mini Bloom! Celebrates York’s Producers and Growers

    Bloom! York’s infant horticultural festival will return as a mini festival this summer and organisers are now calling on Yorkshire’s green fingered growers and producers to take part.  Can you grow York’s longest broadbean? Create a vegetable self-portrait? Or bake the most delicious Fat Rascal?

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