Jobs fears: Harrogate council faces calls to rethink overhaul of tourism and museum services

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Jobs fears: Harrogate council is facing calls to rethink a major overhaul of how it runs tourism and museum services.

Jobs fears: Harrogate council is facing calls to rethink a major overhaul of how it runs tourism and museum services.

The council is consulting with staff on plans to merge its various tourism bodies – including Visit Harrogate, Harrogate Convention Centre’s marketing team and tourist information centres – into one organisation in a move it says will help make the district a “must-visit” destination for tourists.

However, while Unison Harrogate has expressed support for some changes, the trade union has raised concerns that jobs losses could equate to “nearly 50%” of staff in visitor, cultural and museum staff, and those

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Musk’s Loop system begins transporting people underground

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The system “resembles an underground highway” and is designed to transport people to their destination using Tesla cars.

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Elon Musk’s Boring Company on Wednesday opened its Las Vegas Convention Centre Loop, an all-electric, underground public transportation system.

The LVCC Loop consists of 1.7 miles of tunnels and three stations – West and South on the surface, while Central is underground. The system “resembles an underground highway” and is designed to transport people to their destination using Tesla cars.

Also

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Phuket Hoping $1 Hotel Rooms Lure Travelers To Thailand

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If traveling to Thailand sounds appealing in the first place, does the prospect of getting hotel rooms for $1 per night sound even more tempting?

Seriously: $1 per night. Now that Thailand is reopening, the country’s tourism board has proposed offering hotel rooms on the resort island Phuket for $1 as part of a campaign called “One-night, one-dollar.”

The proposal calls for participating hotels to offer foreign tourists room rates at $1 USD per night — for rooms that typically sell for between $32 and $96 per night, Chamnan Srisawat, president of Tourism Council of Thailand (TCT) explains, TTG Asia

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Stephen Ames wins Champions Tour event, Mike Weir comes 2nd

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Vancouver’s Stephen Ames won the Principal Charity Classic on Sunday for his second PGA Tour Champions title, taking advantage of Tim Herron’s final-round collapse.

Seven strokes behind Herron entering the round, Ames shot a 5-under 67 for a one-stroke victory over fellow Canadian Mike Weir.

“Everybody else kind of faltered coming in, unfortunately for those, but fortunate for me,” Ames said. “I had a second Atlanta and I had three other top-10s on top of that, so things were starting to shape up. It’s just a matter of putting things together and obviously getting fortunate, which is what happened this

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