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Discover the latest news and updates from the island break. Please keep us up to date with your industry updates and drop us a line at press@visitjersey.je. From new hotel openings, refurbishments and quirky accommodation stories, new restaurant and nightlife openings and examples of trends from eating and drinking to shopping and wellness, we're keen to share your story.  Download previous issues of the Visit Jersey industry e-news here.

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Trends in domestic overnight tourism in England - March 2019

VisitEngland has released the latest findings from the Great Britain Tourism Survey which measures the volume and value of overnight tourism within Great Britain.

May Passenger Arrivals Data 2019

The number of passengers arriving by air continued its positive trend, with a 2.1% increase and in total. Air passenger arrivals are 5.2% up compared with the first five months of 2018.

Two hotels in Jersey recognised at the World Travel Awards 2019

The World Travel Awards serves to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across the global travel, tourism and hospitality industries. Since 1993 the World Travel Awards have recognised the world’s best hotels across a variety different categories. This year, the 26th World Travel Awards took place at Belmond Reid’s Palace, Maderia, Portugal on 08 June 2019.

Young Gorillas Released Into The Wild

On the 09 July, 43 sculptures which have been designed and decorated by Jersey’s children and community groups, will appear in shop windows and indoor locations all over the island to launch Go Wild Gorillas; this summer’s biggest community event.

Exit Survey Analysis - April 2019

A positive story, in part courtesy of the favourable timing of Easter. One milestone to note is that there has been three-quarters of a million visits in the past twelve months (2005 was the last calendar year when this was achieved).

Creative Agency Tender

Visit Jersey is seeking to appoint a creative agency. We are inviting experienced and suitably qualified providers to submit expressions of interest.

Picnic in style with L’Horizon Beach Hotel & Spa

L’Horizon Beach Hotel & Spa has got picnic season all wrapped up in a wicker basket this summer. To celebrate National Picnic Week from 21st to 30th June, the kitchen team at the AA Four Red Star L’Horizon Beach Hotel & Spa has created a fantastic feast to enjoy al-fresco.

Take off for Blue Islands’ new ground handling team

Blue Islands’ new ground handling team has got off to a flying start, immediately improving the operator’s turn-around times in its first busy weekend of operation.