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YouGov report shows domestic still beating international travel

International Travel & Tourism Report 2021 Not a single industry has been halted by the pandemic more so than travel & tourism. But as the pandemic begins to subside, what does the road back to normality look like? Turbulent conditions are forecast and competition to attract consumers will be fierce ‘ that much is certain. YouGov’s International Travel & Tourism Report 2021 analyses consumer travel preferences and identifies the emerging opportunities that will prove most lucrative for industry players. The study connects data from our syndicated solutions YouGov DestinationIndex and…

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Bradford named second most entrepreneurial city in UK

Research has revealed Bradford is the second most entrepreneurial city in the UK. The report, by workplace comparison site Instant Offices, found Bradford has a ‘entrepreneur index’ of 32 per cent, behind only Portsmouth in the UK. It compared the number of new businesses created in the 2020 according to Companies House to the population of the city, with the number of businesses launched going up by 32 per cent. In 2020, 4,786 new businesses were created in the district. Kersten England, chief executive of Bradford Council, said the figures show…

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Dundee travel hub

Travel hub to help Dundee community and tourists alike to stay active

Work on the city’s first “active travel hub” at Waterfront Place is under way. The building will serve as a meeting point and source of information, promoting cycling and other forms of sustainable low carbon travel to residents and visitors. It will have immediate access to the National Cycle Network that runs alongside the Tay and across to Fife and will be run by Angus Cycle Hub Community Interest Company (CIC), a not for profit social enterprise dedicated to supporting cycling and active travel. Angus Cycle Hub project director Scott Francis…

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