Hotels across the South are offering special discounts to encourage holidaymakers to stay at home. This comes as Bournemouth is voted the best beach in the South. A TV campaign is being launched today.
Hotels across the country will be offering discounts to help boost business in some of the most popular tourist destinations, including the South's holiday hotspots in Kent, Oxford, Sussex and Dorset. It comes as Bournemouth has been named best British beach in a new survey.
There is a warning one hundred and forty thousand jobs are at risk unless Heathrow expands. The GMB and Unite unions, supported by the Institute of Directors say tourism, exports and foreign investment will also be hit over the next decade if a third runway is not built.
Unions are warning of major job losses if Heathrow Airport does not expand.