....The surge in tourist numbers during the spring has kept the annual rate of growth at 8%, but analysts believe there will be no repeat of the double digit increases seen earlier in the year because of terror attacks in Manchester and London and the recent weakness of the dollar, which has deterred some American tourists from travelling to London. Guy Ellison, an analyst at Investec Wealth & Investment, which monitors leisure firms such as London Eye and Madame Tussaud’s owner Merlin, said: “The pick up in inbound tourism
is welcome, with London likely to have been the prime beneficiary. ...
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