news! has joined forces with This Week Media to build a new geotemporal web platform dedicated to tourism in Wales. It will feature over 3,000 Welsh towns and villages with day-to-day information on

festivals, events, entertainment, attractions, and accommodation for visitors in the area. was established in 2008 to experiment with geographic information for tourism to prove new concepts in online mapping and smart search. In 2009, following publication of the  Location Wales; Geographic Information for Wales white paper, individual websites were created for all villages and town in Wales with free,  personalised websites for over 5,000 star-graded accommodation providers.

A total of 32,000 booking enquiries totalling £3.8m in value were generated while the platform stayed in beta to experiment with temporal data for festivals, events and local entertainment.

The alliance between This Week Media and will accelerate progress with the new geotemporal platform scheduled to go live in late spring 2018.

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