August 14, 2014

Ufi Ibrahim

Investing in tourism & hospitality talent

The latest Labour Market Statistics published yesterday has seen the largest youth unemployment annual fall since records began alongside the steepest annual fall in unemployment in 25 years. We hear from Chairman of the Tourism Alliance and Chief Executive of the British Hospitality Association Ufi Ibrahim on how the sector is promoting careers in tourism and hospitality.

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August 12, 2014

Brigid Simmonds

Great British Beer Festival opens

As the Great British Beer Festival gets underway in Olympia, London, British Beer & Pub Association Chief Executive Brigid Simmonds discusses the role traditional British pubs and beer are playing in attracting tourists to the UK.

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August 05, 2014

Lord Bates

Walk for Peace

In his first guest blog for DCMS, Lord Bates looks forward to his 1,000 mile walk from London to Berlin to commemorate the First World War.

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July 23, 2014

Fiona Woolf

Inspiring Women ‘Women who make London’


In her second blog as Women's Business Council (WBC) member of the month, Fiona Woolf meets pupils from the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School as part of the Inspiring Women campaign.

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Fiona Woolf

AudaCITY – Talent Rising Conference


The Lord Mayor of the City of London and Women’s Business Council Member, Alderman Fiona Woolf, discusses the importance of widening diversity in the talent pool.

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