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 and in 2009, following publication in  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 website was still in beta before temporal data entered the frame, flagging the future for online tourism management and marketing.

The alliance between This Week Media and will accelerate progress with the new platform scheduled to go live in autumn 2017.

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