BBC World News feature on the worldwide Chinese tourism phenomenon. Interview with Gary Grieve of Capela China, presented by Lucy Hockings. Broadcast live on 5 June 2014.
Gary Grieve introduces Capela China, the COTRI (China Outbound Tourism Research Institute) Country Partner for England and Wales.
Jo Lloyd, Commercial Director of Birmingham Airport, discusses the summer 2014 flight programme from Beijing and the Chinese Welcome with Gary Grieve from Capela China
Sally Hogg of Chatsworth talks to Gary Grieve of Capela China about their boom in Chinese visitors and the steps taken to welcome them.
York is a city really going to town to make its Chinese visitors feel welcome. Michelle Brown of Visit York tells us about all the great measures they are taking.
Adam Ficken owns a number of souvenir stores – Fancy That of London – in prime locations in London, Bath and Canterbury. He talks to Gary Grieve of Capela China about the impact of Chinese visitors on his business.
Helen Peters, Deputy Tourism Director of Bicester Village, in conversation with Gary Grieve of Capela China about and the outlet centre and its lasting appeal for Chinese visitors.
We interviewed Keith Beecham, interim CEO of VisitBritain, about Chinese tourism into the UK, tourist visas for the Chinese, the GREAT China Welcome and much more. He is in conversation with Gary Grieve of Capela China in glorious sunshine by the Houses of Parliament.