Walpole Book of British Luxury 2018 launch party
Monday 12th March saw the launch of the 2018 Walpole Book of British Luxury at Simpson's in the Strand. Our biggest publication to date, this year's book includes compelling editorial from 11 of the UK's best-known writers, gorgeous stories from 48 of Walpole's finest members, and a stunning cover designed by Rory Dobner, a former Walpole Brand of Tomorrow.
Chinese visitor numbers reach record highs | UKCVA briefing
In 2012, when the UK China Visitor alliance was founded by Walpole, the New West End Company, London First, Global Blue and McArthurGlen to work with the government to grow significantly Chinese visitors, the UK issued just 210,958 visitor visas in China. 2017 figures released by the Home Office this month show that figure has risen to 531,967, a 152% increase since 2012.
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