Tourism industry to get back on feet through flood fund

Tourism businesses affected by the floods are to be given £2 million of Government support fund to "get back on their feet as quickly as possible", the Culture Secretary said.

Maria Miller said: "Experts will be put on the ground to help small businesses with practical advice and communications while a bespoke Easter marketing will bring people back to the areas hit."

Culture Secretary Maria Miller. Credit: PA

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Tourism industry to receive £2m in flood support funds

Tourism businesses affected by the floods are to get a £2 million Government support fund. Announced by Culture Secretary Maria Miller today, the fund will enable experts to visit flood-hit areas to give practical advice and support to tourism firms.