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Moffat Centre to help transform Edinburgh city centre

Tourism experts from Glasgow Caledonian University are to play a key role in helping to transform Edinburgh city centre.

Brexit could spell the end of cut-price holidays

Professor John Lennon, Director of the Moffat Centre for Travel and Tourism at Glasgow Caledonian University, has warned the days of cheap travel insurance could also be over as travellers will need cover for flight delays and medical repatriation

Prestigious EPAS re-accreditation for GSBS programmes

A suite of Glasgow School for Business and Society programmes have been awarded prestigious EPAS re-accreditation by the European Foundation for Management Development.

Late night opening would make heritage attractions more appealing to young people

Late night opening hours, special events and historical re-enactments, would help make heritage tourist attractions more attractive to young people.

Scottish tourist attractions welcome two million visitors for first time

Two Scottish tourist attractions each welcomed more than two million visitors for the first time in 2017.

Student who suffered broken spine celebrates two community sports awards

A GCU student who learned to walk again after breaking her spine is celebrating winning two awards recognising her commitment to community sports.

Chief executive of VisitScotland delivers 2017 Moffat Lecture

Malcolm Roughhead OBE discusses the need to attract new talent into the industry.

Inaugural Common Good Award presented to student

GCU student Joanna McAleer has become the first recipient of a Common Good Award digital badge for 'Active and Global Citizenship'.

Hidden Gems to be discovered through Tourism App

A new tourism app is set to open up the rural heartlands of Scotland, as part of the A9 Dualling programme.