English tourism forecast to outgrow general economy for 10 years
The English tourism industry is booming and is predicted to grow faster than the overall economy every year for the next decade, according to new research.
The Local Government Association (LGA) said councils that harness new powers given to them through devolution stand to gain the most from the growing industry.
Domestic tourism is predicted to grow 2.9% every year over the next decade, outpacing the overall economy which is expected to expand 2.5% yearly, according to research commissioned by the LGA.
Tourism is thriving in part due to holidaymakers who are reportedly taking advantage of... read more
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