The Boards of Destination Bristol and Visit Bath have proposed the formation of a new destination management organisation (DMO) that can provide a full range of services to tourism and leisure businesses across the two areas. The local consumer brands Visit Bath and Visit Bristol would continue to be actively maintained, along with the programmes and services that underpin them. Support will include both travel trade and consumer marketing, a convention bureau, business support and development.
Date: 27th July 2020
If you are passionate about tourism and the key role it plays in your area and would like to be involved in helping to shape tourism for the future as we reset, rethink and rebuild after Covid-19, you could be perfect as a TMI Regional representative or part of a TMI regional team. Every year, each region has the opportunity to elect a TMI member to represent them on the TMI National Council.
Date: 27th July 2020
Recover Renew Rebuild Alexander Rushton, Hospitality Programme Manager, from Be the Business is our guest speaker at the next TMI zoom discussion on Thursday 6th August at 11am. Be the Business is here to help your business get through the impact of coronavirus.
Date: 24th July 2020
Government has consistently failed to recognise scale of challenge facing culture, sport and tourism
Government ministers have consistently failed to recognise the scale of the threat of Covid-19 to the tourism, culture, sports and media industries, say MPs in a damning report published today. The TMI submitted eveidence and was quoted in the report. See more below:
Date: 23rd July 2020
11am Thursday 23rd July with Will Hide Will Hide will be talking about his work as a travel writer and copywriter, and we will be discussing how DMOs can benefit from working with travel writers.
Date: 7th July 2020
The TMI wishes everyone the very best of luck with risk assessments and safe reopening, if you are able to open. We know you will all be very busy but we are holding some more of our TMI zoom discussions and would love to see you there if you can join us. We have had some extremely interesting and informative guests and noteworthy discussions.
Date: 6th July 2020