There is a lack of proper financial management or scrutiny – while second home owners can dodge paying Council Tax by registering properties as holiday lets.
Posts Tagged: Tourism
Chris Whitehouse: A small, sleepy backwater? No, with a Conservative council the Isle of Wight is fizzing with enterprise and innovation
Improvements for tourism, the environment and road works … and we’re proposing to go big on beach huts.
Local authorities don’t always appreciate the potential of special exhibitions to develop tourism – as well as the opportunities for schools and colleges.
Councils should do more to promote marine tourism. Partnership deals could also improve the environment and public health.
We will champion grammar schools, as well as promoting engineering, manufacturing and construction training, and information technology.
Starting with creating a designated channel for them, and continuing by heavily promoting the Registered Travellers Service.
Tourism in Sussex is being hit – an industry many poorer residents rely on.
Charlie Elphicke: How to fund and gain better border control post-Brexit. I propose a visa waiver system.
It should raise some £250 million a year – enough to increase the UK’s borders budget by 50 per cent.
Britain has many natural advantages. We should make the most of them.
Nigel Evans: Airport expansion. If prevarication was an Olympic sport, we would win the gold, silver and bronze medals
Now is the time to copy what the rest of Europe is doing and make a decision on capacity at Heathrow and Gatwick without further delay
40 per cent of the adult population is classed as inactive.
Andrew RT Davies: It’s time for change in Wales – and a government that doesn’t just focus on Cardiff
Labour’s been in charge here since 1999. That’s 16 years of the same old faces and the same tired mantra.
It rose with the recession and is now declining with the recovery. The Treasury ought to be concerned.
Theodora Dickinson: The future of the arts and tourism is a better partnership between public and private sectors
The sensible response to a time of austerity is for us to move away from unaccountable quangos and towards an entrepreneurial approach.
One nation means the poor as well as the rich being able to afford a family break.