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English Tourism Week 2021 – Twitter Q&A

The annual VisitEngland campaign, which runs from 22-31 May 2021, highlights the importance, value and vast contribution of the sector to the UK economy, and celebrates its diversity and vibrancy.

English Tourism Week is an annual celebration of the English tourism industry. With the easing of restrictions Folkestone and Hythe District is ready to welcome back visitors and to showcase what is on offer.

Making up 80% of the UK’s visitor economy, English tourism in 2019 generated over £100 billion a year and supported 2.6 million jobs and is a major employer of school leavers and young people, as well as an incubator for entrepreneurs and innovation

Whether you are exploring somewhere new or revisiting a favourite attraction, support the local economy during this week and share your photos and social posts using #EnglishTourismWeek21.

Join Business Support Twitter Q&A

Visit England is holding a live Twitter Q&A on Thursday 27 May at 2pm focusing on business support resources to help you get businesses get back on track.

Tune in to their Twitter channel @VisitEnglandBiz for answers with their Head of Business Support, Ross Calladine.

If you have a question about business support, you can send your question in the following ways:

  • Tag your question on Twitter  with #ETWQA
  • Send a private message on Twitter
  • Send an email
  • Comment your question on LinkedIn

Keep up to date and follow the week on the Folkestone Works social channels and join the conversation.

Download the ETW21 toolkit here

English Tourism Week 2021 - Twitter Q&A