Benefits for Tourism Businesses

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Promoting your business

  • Enhanced web entry and link to your site from the award-winning, now one of the leading tourism websites in the UK, attracting over 5 million visitors each year
  • Welcome to Yorkshire plaque and branding materials to show you're part of the Welcome to Yorkshire success story, for use on your premises, website and print material
  • Free copy of our Experts Guide packed with tips and information from leading industry experts for growing your business
  • Free access to Welcome to Yorkshire's amazing image library for use on your website or in your promotional activities
  • Yorkshire events calendar which can be adapted for use in your own promotions
  • Opportunity to be included in WTY's award winning marketing and PR campaigns
  • Opportunity to feature your products in WTY's monthly consumer e-newsletter, received by over 100,000 subscribers every month, check out the opportunities here.
  • Opportunity to raise your profile with additional digital marketing and social networking activities
  • Opportunity to participate in business tourism marketing and PR campaigns, as well as being able to partner Welcome to Yorkshire at key domestic and international exhibitions
  • Opportunity to be included in press and travel trade familiarisation visits, working with the WTY Public Relations team.

Making your job easier

  • Free invitations to monthly networking events, updates and workshops, where you can meet WTY staff and fellow members, and share ideas.
  • Free monthly tourism industry e-newsletter keeping you up to date with events, research and marketing opportunities
  • Free quarterly digest of WTY research and market intelligence
  • Opportunity to be included in press and travel trade familiarisation visits, working with the WTY Public Relations' team
  • Opportunity to enter (free) the White Rose Awards and gain recognition for your business, with reduced rates for the White Rose Award dinner, attended by over 1,000 people
  • Reduced rate participation in a range of marketing courses and events offered by WTY industry supplier members
  • Opportunity to be included in the Yorkshire Pass.

Saving you money

  • Reduced rate advertising for members in WTY publications and websites
  • NEW OFFER Take advantage of the preferential rates for accepting credit and debit card payments with Global Payments. Call 0345 600 4273 quoting code WY14, find out more.
  • Free initial consultation and discounted rates on the legal helpline offered by Ware & Kay solicitors. Access to a dedicated telephone number and a member of staff to deal with your enquiry; face-to-face support - access to a free 30 minute consultation for enquiries that are too complex to be handled over the telephone. A discount of 10% is then given against further legal work undertaken
  • Special member discounts at Crown Decorating Centres across the UK
  • £1000s of savings and enhanced offers from WTY's tourism industry supplier members such as creative agencies, laundries, food producers, consultants...

Y Quality Charter

*Accommodation providers must agree to the Y Quality Charter when signing up to membership.

Read our Y Quality Charter.

Membership fee details

Join now and we'll help you to market your business, make your job easier and help you save money!

For more information, please contact Libby Lawrence, 0113 322 3564,




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World Travel Awards - Winner 2011 - World's Leading Marketing Campaign
Winners of Best Tourist Board website and Best Use of Video for at the TravelMole Awards 2010
We are a Social Buzz Finalist 2011
Green Tourism - Gold