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Melanie Sensicle

Chair, England’s Historic Cities

Melanie Sensicle
Chair, England’s Historic Cities

English Tourism Week 2018: Discovering England’s historic cities

March 20, 2018 — Tourism

Chair, England’s Historic Cities

Do people under 40 want to visit places that have existed for centuries? When your interests are shaped by social networks and celebrity endorsement what is the appeal of heritage? In an age of immediate gratification and 24/7 news does history hold any interest for the young? These are questions that the tourism directors of…