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Tourism facts and figures in Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds.

Gloucestershire County Council

Tourism facts and figures in Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds.

by Gloucestershire County Council

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Published by GCC in Gloucester .
Written in English


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Gloucester Tourist Information Centre in the city centre provides a wealth of information about Gloucester for both visitors and locals alike, as well as selling a range of maps, books and gifts. books and gifts. 9 of the most affordable wedding venues in Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds. Oasis Events expert insight: How to make. Gloucestershire is a historic county mentioned in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle in the 10th century, though the areas of Winchcombe and the Forest of Dean were not added until the late 11th century. Gloucestershire originally included Bristol, then a small town. The local rural community moved to the port city (as Bristol was to become), and Bristol's population growth accelerated during the.

Undulating gracefully across six counties, the Cotswolds region is a delightful tangle of golden villages, thatched cottages, evocative churches and honey-coloured mansions. In it was designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, surpassed for size in England by the Lake District alone.   Civic chiefs also heard that tourism in Gloucester is growing faster than any other area of the county – in visitors spent more than £ million, a massive increase of 71 per cent from

Museums that transport you back to the Domesday Book, yellow-stone Cotswold hamlets straight from a chocolate box and manors perched on rolling, emerald hills. If you like the great outdoors, you'll love these west-central hills. After trekking escarpments, swap hiking boots for top hat and tails at race days in elegant regency Cheltenham. If you haven't spotted buzzards sweeping across the.   Born in Stroud, Gloucestershire, the scribe remained faithful to the Cotswolds until the end: he passed away in the village of Slad, just two miles from .


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Tourism facts and figures in Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds by Gloucestershire County Council Download PDF EPUB FB2

Cotswolds Tourism, as the official Destination Management Organisation for the area, conducts an annual Economic Impact Study. Other Cotswolds data Cotswolds website statistics - Unique visitors: - 1,(up 11% on ) - Unique visitors: - 1,(up 42% on ) - Unique visitors: -Cotswolds social media.

Gloucestershire Tourist and Travel Information Guide. Gloucestershire splits into three areas, major part of the Cotswolds, the Royal Forest of Dean and the Severn Vale with a total population ofGloucestershire lies on the northern edge of the South-West of England, famous for the many beautiful Cotswold towns and villages such as Bourton-on-the-Water, Cheltenham, Stow-on-the-Wold.

The Cotswolds covers a huge area – almost square miles – and runs through five counties (Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, Wiltshire and Worcestershire).

One of the delights of visiting the Cotswolds is exploring the different areas, each with its own identity, yet all with those defining Cotswold features: golden stone and rolling hills, the ‘wolds’. CLEEVE HILL RURAL GEOLOGY TRAIL (Cotswolds) Gloucestershire Geology Trust ISBN 12 pp, 11x24cm, 17 colour plates, 5 maps and figures £ Cleeve Hill is the highest point of the Cotswolds, with views across the Severn Vale to the Malverns, and west across the rolling Cotswold Hills.

Scheduled Walking Tours: Our Tour Guides operate a schedule of walking tours in Cheltenham and Tewkesbury. Choose your tour and book online to join us now. Private Tours: Our Tour Guides can also provide tailor-made tours. Find a guide to suit your needs, or see our suggestions of coach or walking tour routes.

Talks & Presentations: Many of our Tour Guides also provide talks, lectures and. We have information on visitor attractions in Gloucestershire, places to eat in the county, the best shops and businesses and also towns and villages in Gloucestershire including Cirencester, Cheltenham, Gloucester, Tewkesbury, Moreton-in-Marsh, Stow-on-the-Wold, Bourton-on-the-Water, Bibury, Tetbury and South Cerney.

Gloucestershire Quick Facts & Figures. Gloucestershire is located in South West England, prominent cities and towns in the area include Gloucester, Cheltenham and Cirencester. The Cotswolds are the best known and most recognisable attraction in the county.

Gloucestershire has a long and varied history and is the birthplace of many notable figures. So its no surprise it is the centre of many a factoid.

Here are 71 for you to peruse. Book to get a test. Schools reopening - FAQ. Facts and figures. Joint ventures. Gloucestershire Health and Wellbeing Board. Grow Gloucestershire. EU Settlement Scheme. Get Ready for Brexit. Watch Council meetings. Winston Churchill was born and brought up at Blenheim Palace, found in the Oxfordshire town of Woodstock.

Blenheim Palace was designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor and Sir John Vanbrugh. Winston Churchill is buried in the cemetary of the church at the small village of Bladon which is a a few miles away from Blenheim Palace and Woodstock. LLP, High Street Broadway Cotswolds England UK WR12 7AJ Managing Partner, Richard Pinder, Tel E-Mail @ Established A Postcard from the Cotswolds.

A nostalgic, vivid historical guide lavishly illustrated with old postcards. From Gloucester and the Five Valleys to Bath and the North Cotswold’s, Jan Dobrzynski delves into the past of one of Britain’s most picturesque area’s.

Cirencester is the largest town in the Cotswolds and lies in east Gloucestershire. This lovely market town sits on the River Churn, the first tributary river of the River Thames. It rises in the Cotswolds at Seven Springs near Cheltenham, Gloucestershire and flows south across the Cotswold dip slope, passing through Cirencester and joining the.

Cotswolds Tourism Chief Executive Robin Tjolle said: “The figures from our recent research underlines the importance of tourism to the Gloucestershire economy. Organisations such as Cotswolds Tourism and the Forest and Dean and Wye Valley Tourism Association are a really important way of managing and promoting tourism to the area in a joined.

The cathedral city of the Cotswolds, Gloucester has its roots stretching back to Roman times and has continued to be an important English city, boasting over 2, years of history. The country's most inland port, the city has seen unprecedented regeneration in the last decade, most visibly at the city's.

Cirencester Facts & Figures. Cirencester, known as "The Capital of the Cotswolds" is situated in the county of Gloucestershire in England. Even though it is situated in the heart of the Cotswolds, it still enjoys a relatively central position, with London, to the East, only 90 minutes away via the M4 motorway, Birmingham to the North is 75 minutes away, and Cornwall only 2 hours down the M5.

30 fascinating facts you didn't know about Cheltenham Festival Discover 30 fun facts and figures about Cheltenham Festival™ presented by Magners, including the millions of pounds spent, number of helicopters hovering over town and even how many tons of salmon and cheese are consumed. Take the time to discover the medieval towns and castles, glorious countryside and pretty villages of South Gloucestershire, all just a short distance from Bristol and Bath.

Thornbury. This quaint ancient market town provides an ideal base for touring the Cotswolds and Severn Vale. Deep in the heart of the Cotswolds countryside you’ll find the unexpected – a dazzling year old Mogal Indian palace. Yep, really. Sezincote House, built in the “Indian Style” is a feast for the eyes, with its weathered-copper onion dome and elaborate curving orangery.

Berkeley Castle. Berkeley Castle is a grade I listed castle in the south-west of Gloucestershire. Dating back to the 11 th century, it has been a popular filming location for tv and film, in particular for historical dramas.

The castle sits within a sprawling 6, acre estate- large enough to comfortably house 18 tenant farms, a medieval deer park, offices, a hotel, and two pubs. Tourism Statistics Get the latest and most up-to-date tourism statistics for all the countries and regions around the world.

Data on inbound, domestic and outbound tourism is available, as well as on tourism industries, employment and complementary indicators.Coordinates The Five Valleys are a group of valleys in Gloucestershire, England, which converge on the town of Stroud at the western edge of the Cotswolds.

The Five Valleys are notable both for the landscape, which attracts visitors, and their role in industrial development of Britain starting with the wool trade in the 11th Century, and.Gloucestershire. Gloucestershire Tourist and Visitor Information with links to heritage, nature and tourist attractions, many with brief details of disabled access.

Gloucestershire and the Cotswolds – An area known for its picturesque countryside and buildings of honey gold Cotswold stone. It is a favourite destination of both British and.