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Thursday December 13, 2018

The Tourism Society is reviewing its operations and is considering outsourcing certain administrative functions to a single company with experience in handling such work. Applications will close on 31 December 2018 and the deadline for tendering proposals

Wednesday December 05, 2018

On behalf of the Tourism Society’s board of directors and staff, we are thrilled to announce the 2019 event sponsorship catalog. We will be hosting five major events next year with unique sponsorship opportunities tailored to each event. This is a chan

Tuesday November 27, 2018

Event Recap: Tourism Consultants Network (TCN) Event in Manchester on November 22, 2018.

Wednesday November 21, 2018

Event Recap: Panel discussion at WTM hosted by the Tourism Consultants Network.

Thursday October 25, 2018

TCN Conference - Manchester: Speaker Bios

Tuesday October 16, 2018

The National Tour Guiding Conference 2018 is the first annual conference to bring together tour guides and businesses who employ, utilise and support tour guides from across the country. The event will be held at Drapers Hall in London on November 9, 2018

Thursday October 11, 2018

The Tourism Society Scotland presents Looking to the Future: Economics and Consumer Behavior Impacting Trends in Scottish Tourism on October 25, 2018 at the Novotel in Glasgow.

Monday September 10, 2018

Gender Equality and Tourism: Beyond Empowerment on Thursday 13 September, 2018 from 5-8pm at the Intrepid in London.

Thursday August 16, 2018

The Tourism Management Institute's Annual Convention will take place on October 15 and 16 in Bristol. Tickets are available now!

Thursday August 16, 2018

It is with sincere regret that we announce the passing of Professor Victor T.C. Middleton OBE, FTS.

Tuesday August 14, 2018

Check out this week’s The Boss from BBC with quotes from TS Board Member Mike Bugsgang with Bugsgang & Associates.

Tuesday August 14, 2018

The Tourism Society Yorkshire is hosting The Future Tourism Experience event on September 14 from 10-13:30 BST. Tickets are available now!

Thursday August 09, 2018

The Tourism Society is now settled into its new office space located on London South Bank University’s campus.

Thursday August 09, 2018

Cheryl McCain recently joined the Tourism Society as the new executive director. With over ten years of marketing, communications and membership experience, she brings a variety of skills to her new role, including business development, e-commerce, public

Wednesday August 08, 2018

One of the industry’s most brilliant and creative individuals has died after a battle with cancer. Chris Martins, aged 71, died last week after a career full of creative ideas. Chris worked for the British Tourist Authority and British Transport Hot

Tuesday March 27, 2018

Fellows, Members and guests of The Tourism Society gathered at the Royal Garden Hotel, Kensington High Street.

Tuesday January 16, 2018

There were no crystal balls required when a panel of top industry practitioners came together at Google's Kings Cross HQ to share their thoughts and expectations on UK and global tourism trends for 2018.

Tuesday November 14, 2017

Don't let Brexit rock the tourism boat!

Monday October 02, 2017

There was a full house at stately Trinity House London when The Tourism Society working in partnership with TravMedia brought together a top Travel Media Panel at its annual Media Masterclass.

Monday September 18, 2017

Corks were popping when members, their guests and Chairmen past and present gathered at Trinity House London for The Tourism Society’s 40th Anniversary Celebration.

Monday June 19, 2017

The purpose of the 2017 Symposium was to consider the importance of linking Heritage and Innovation in safeguarding the future success of tourism. We were delighted to be holding the event in an award-winning UNESCO World Heritage City.

Thursday May 04, 2017

Juliana Delaney joins speaker line-up at the Tourism Symposium

Wednesday March 29, 2017

‘Team London’ receive Tourism Society Award at Annual Dinner

Thursday February 23, 2017

Nicolas Petrovic, CEO, Eurostar International, to speak at Tourism Society Annual Dinner

Thursday January 19, 2017

Tourism Society welcomes VisitBritain and VisitEngland appointments

Tuesday January 17, 2017

Panel highlights strong outlook for inbound tourism

Friday December 09, 2016

Tourism Society confirms ongoing sponsorship of Association for Tourism in Higher Education awards

Friday November 11, 2016

Tourism Society Scotland: Edinburgh to host Tourism Society 2017 Annual Symposium

Wednesday November 02, 2016

Edinburgh to host Tourism Society 2017 Annual Symposium

Tuesday October 18, 2016

Media Masterclass 2016

Friday September 30, 2016

Christopher Rodrigues CBE awarded honorary Fellowship of Tourism Society

Monday September 12, 2016

Mariella Frostrup confirmed on panel for Media Masterclass

Friday July 08, 2016

New Tourism Society board members elected

Thursday June 02, 2016


Saturday April 09, 2016

New Speakers Added To Tourism Symposium In June

Friday March 25, 2016

Winner of the 2016 Tourism Society Scotland Award Announced

Friday March 11, 2016


Thursday February 18, 2016

Chris Browne receives hon. Fellowship of Tourism Society

Friday December 18, 2015

Tourism Management Institute presents Awards

Thursday December 10, 2015

Tourism Society elects new Chairman

Wednesday November 04, 2015

The Tourism Society Executive has written to all members on the subject of the TS and TMI.

Friday July 17, 2015

The Prime Minister’s announcement today that an inter-ministerial group on tourism is to be established is very welcome news.

Tuesday July 14, 2015

Two new board members were elected to the Tourism Society board at its AGM held at the

Wednesday June 03, 2015

New tourism minister makes her debut at symposium

Thursday May 14, 2015

Tourism society welcomes new government appointments

Friday March 13, 2015

BoBI 2015: Politicians should walk and talk tourism!

Wednesday March 04, 2015

TCN members to speak at Saudi event

Tuesday January 20, 2015

Prospects for 2015 event review

Tuesday November 11, 2014

Simon Calder receives Honorary Fellowship of The Tourism Society

Friday October 10, 2014

Three great prizes available

Monday September 15, 2014

Date announced for Tourism Symposium 2015 ‘Connecting to the Future’

Thursday July 24, 2014

The Tourism Society welcomes the announcement today of VisitBritain’s new Chief Executive.

Friday July 18, 2014

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Tuesday June 17, 2014

Sandra Matthews-Marsh, Chairman of Tourism Society, Awarded MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Saturday June 14, 2014

New members of Tourism Society Board elected

Thursday June 05, 2014

Tourism Society welcomes launch of new Tourism Industry Council

Wednesday June 04, 2014


Monday June 02, 2014

Tourism Society Scotland Welcomes a New Chair

Monday June 02, 2014

Don't Axe Tourism GCSE