Posts Tagged ‘ football tourism ’

The value of sport to us

Oct 22nd, 2012 | By

This morning Visit Britain has released figures showing that nearly one million overseas visitors watched a game of football here last year. More importantly, they spent £706 million which is the equivalent of £785 per fan…

Football Visitors

Aug 20th, 2011 | By

I’ve never really considered the impact of football tourism. Up until yesterday when I would thought they were just people visiting the grounds of their rivals that week, buying the odd pie and pint and not much more than that. But some research from Visit Britain has made me think again