§ Baroness Anelay of St Johns
asked Her Majesty's Government:
What is the value of sports tourism to the economy of the United Kingdom; and on what research they base their estimate of that value. [HL1843]25WA
§ Baroness Blackstone
A recent study by the Sports Tourism Unit at the University of Luton has found sports tourism to be worth some £2.5 billion annually. This year, for the first time, the ONS is researching sports tourism to provide a clearer picture of its value to the economy of the United Kingdom.