· Nominal spending by overseas visitors to the UK was up by 1% in April 2015 against the same month last year. It was the second highest April spending overall, down 8% against the record set in 2013. Taking a longer term view, spending in the rolling twelve months to April 2015 was on par with the previous 12 months, whereas year to date posted a 7% reduction. · The UK welcomed 3.14 million visits in April, 6% more than in the same month last year. Visits were tracking at record levels for the four months to April, having exceeded 10... Read More
Dwyfor Meirionnydd’s MP and Assembly Member were impressed by the start of £2 million investment in a caravan holiday home park in a prime location in the historic Welsh seaside resort of Harlech. MP Liz Saville-Roberts Liz and AM Lord Dafydd Elis Thomas viewed the first phase of work at Castle View Holiday Home Park – previously known as Beach Road Caravan Park - which was completed at the weekend. The park is being totally redeveloped by the new owners at the cost of around £2 million, with the aim of making it one of the best in the UK. Nestling between... Read More
Chris Osborne and Adrian Greason-Walker, WTA gave evidence to the Stage 2 review panel on Designated Landscapes in Wales on the 17th June in Cathays Park, alongside Iestyn Davies & Mark Lang of FSB. Discussion centred on issues of transparency; local representation and planning powers. Read More
Make sure you don’t miss HMRC's July deadlines!! If you pay expenses or provide benefits to directors or employees be sure you know what HMRC needs you to do.
Deadline for submitting P11D (b), P11D & P9D is 6th July and you must give your employee a copy of the P11D. Deadline for payment of Class 1A National Insurance on certain benefits is 22nd July if paid electronically otherwise it is 19th July.
Did you know that if you pay some non-taxable expenses you can apply for a dispensation and then you won’t have to report them?
There is support on the HMRC website Expenses and Benefits Read More
Discover Wales workshop to meet inbound tour operators 1-2 October Venue: Quay Hotel and Spa, Deganwy
Discover Wales is hosted by Visit Wales in partnership with UKInbound and VisitBritain as part of the...
1-2 October 2015
Welsh Association of Visitor Attractions annual meeting 6 October WAVA annual attractions meeting
6 October 2015
World Travel Market Excel London Docklands 2-5 November To register http://dotmailer-surveys.com/67gc7cd-1d18y787...
2-5 November 2015