The National Coastal Tourism Academy (NCTA) was established in 2013 with funding from the Coastal Communities Fund to create a centre for excellence, share best practice and analyse the nature of coastal tourism to boost jobs and economic growth in the visitor economy.
The NCTA now has an in-depth knowledge of the visitor economy on the coast and have available to review a number of very interesting and insightful research reports presented in their ‘resource hub’ that identify growing business potential for coastal businesses.
Valued at £8bn for Domestic overnight and day trip spend
A snapshot of performance of tourism businesses on England’s coast.
Results from Wave 5 – School summer holidays in July and August 2017
Barclays Industry Research
Barclays Bank have provided numerous research on Tourism and Leisure industries, please see below.
- To the end of September it is estimated that approximately £191 million of anticipated tourism …More »
- To the end of August it is estimated that approximately £184 million of anticipated tourism …More »
- In July, 91% of businesses said they had now re-opened, 6% hadn’t re-opened but planned …More »
- In June, 90% of businesses said their business was closed for the whole month as …More »
- In May 2020, 96% of businesses said their business was closed as a result of …More »