Squeezed families find fun near home

People struggling in the current economic situation are choosing to spend holidays in Britain and rediscovering the attractions that London has to offer.

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St Paul's sees visitor numbers double as more people holiday at home

Visitor numbers are up nearly 50 per cent at St Paul's Cathedral compared to last year as financially squeezed families choose to holiday at home. Figures from the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions said that nationally numbers at leading attractions were up 22 per cent.

More than 300,000 people have visited the V&A museum to see the _David Bowie is ..... _exhibition which ends this weekend and The British Museum in London has also seen big business.

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