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Friday 01 October 2010

The report that claims the numbers of overseas visitors to the London 2012 Olympics are grossly overestimated - and how the perception there'll be a huge influx of tourists is already affecting the hospitality industry.

The South Wales City of Newport has spent ten years preparing for the Ryder Cup. We find out how this major sporting event has changed the face of the city, ahead of tee off this weekend.

And you're a new author, with a new book - how do you become a bestseller? We discuss the 'Richard and Judy' effect.


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  • Hotel bookings for 2012

    Tour operators are claiming that visitor numbers for the London 2012 Olympics are being overestimated and that it will damage the hospitality industry.

  • The Richard and Judy Effect

    You're a new author, with a new book - how do you become a bestseller? We discuss the 'Richard and Judy' effect.

  • Tips law

    Waiters and waitresses say changes made to the Tips Law a year ago have been a 'massive failure'. We ask the British Hospitality Association why the industry is still not passing on our gratuity.

  • Blockbuster US

    DVD and games rental company Blockbuster has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US. What does this mean for DVD rental methods in the UK?

  • You & Yours 40th Anniversary

    The first edition of You & Yours was broadcast on 5th October 1970. But how did the programme come about and how has it changed in the intervening 40 years?

  • Ryder Cup

    The golfing tournament tees off in Newport today, but when the golf is gone, what will be left for Wales' youngest city?

  • You & Yours Anniversary

    You & Yours Anniversary

    You & Yours staff from the 70s.

  • You & Yours Anniversary

    You & Yours Anniversary

    Dennis Lower the former is shown on extreme right with Jenny Illingworth and Bernard Tate.

  • You & Yours 40th Anniversary

    You & Yours 40th Anniversary

    Steve Bonarjee with Ann Outram(seated) and Jenny Illingworth.
    All photos courtesy of Ann Outram.



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