Brits will be given days out vouchers and new rail pass to travel around UK after Covid

Brits will be given days out vouchers and new rail pass to travel around UK after Covid

Brits will be able to claim money-off vouchers for tourist attractions as part of a £10million boost to the tourism industry. The scheme is being launched by the National Lottery later this year as part of the government Tourism Recovery Plan. Through the initiative, lottery players will be able to gain entry to UK attractions between September 2020 and March 2022. A new rail pass will also be launched, offering flexible travel across the country and discounts to certain tourist places. Sky News reports how the rail pass will work in the same way to the BritPass, which is aimed at international tourists visiting the UK on holiday. Will you be taking advantage of the voucher scheme? Let us know in the comments below The tourism industry has been hard hit by the coronavirus crisis with thousands of museums, galleries and other attractions forced to close for large parts of the last 12 months. Tourism, hospitality and leisure businesses have received more than £25billion in grants, loans and tax breaks to help keep businesses afloat, the government said. The Department …
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