News archive - pre-July 2013

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Sunday 02/06/2013

Visitors to enjoy Scottish landscapes [Tourism]

£0.5 million for roadside viewpoints

Friday 19/04/2013

North American spend by visitors on the rise [Tourism]

Domestic visitors increase.

Wednesday 03/04/2013

New funding announced for Lews Castle Museum [Tourism]

£1.8 million to complete financial package.

Tuesday 12/03/2013

Accessible tourism at the Games [Tourism]

Moves to give disabled visitors to Glasgow the best ever welcome.

Wednesday 13/02/2013

Funding for science programme [Tourism]

Events and exhibitions announced to celebrate the Year of Natural Scotland.

Wednesday 21/11/2012

Business tourism fund supports 18 conferences [Tourism]

Events expected to generate £56m.

Thursday 15/11/2012

Gearing up for Year of Natural Scotland [Tourism]

Tourism Minister tells top attractions about the benefits.

Monday 29/10/2012

Businesses get ready for Year of Natural Scotland [Tourism]

Highlands and Islands to feel the benefits.

Thursday 11/10/2012

Increased number of visitors to Scotland [Tourism]

Tourism Minister welcomes rise in domestic and international figures.

Tuesday 11/09/2012

VisitScotland [Tourism]

Chair and Board Members Reappointed

Thursday 12/07/2012

Visitor numbers to Scotland increase [Tourism]

Tourism Minister comments as spend also rises.

Tuesday 24/04/2012

Wind farms and tourism research welcomed [Tourism]

Energy and Tourism Minister welcomes positive research.

Thursday 12/04/2012

Scottish Canadian links celebrated [Tourism]

Energy Minister highlights mutual benefits of relationship

Scottish Tourism Boost [Tourism]

Staycationers drive tourism growth.

Monday 12/03/2012

New John O'Groats development [Tourism]

Tour of £6 million project to revitalise destination during Scottish Tourism Week.

Wednesday 18/01/2012

Funding for Scottish Maritime Museum [Tourism]

£1 million to carry out repairs to Irvine visitor attraction.

Thursday 12/01/2012

Visitor boost for Scotland [Tourism]

Tourism Minister welcomes increase.

Wednesday 07/12/2011

China and tourism [Tourism]

First Minister hails Scotland's Chinese tourism 'ambassadors'.

Tuesday 29/11/2011

Direct route between Glasgow and Toronto [Tourism]

Global connection with valuable tourism market to attract more visitors to Scotland.

Wednesday 09/11/2011

St Andrew's Day celebrations [Tourism]

Visitor attractions gear up to mark Scotland's national day.

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