Sporting Events and Activity based Tourism

On Monday 14th of November, MLAs debated the following motion:

“That this Assembly welcomes the success that the Executive has had in attracting major sporting events in recent years and attracting visitors engaged in sports tourism; notes the high value economic benefit that can arise from events-based and activity-based sports tourism; and calls on the Minister for the Economy, through his Department, agencies and the new tourism strategy, to promote and encourage growth in this sector.”

You can read the full transcript on our website.