Patricia Yates
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Have the riots damaged UK tourism?

Pictures of England's high streets looted, cars set alight, and violent attacks have beamed across the world by international news agencies.

With the London 2012 Olympics just around the corner, how many people will be giving our towns a wide berth?

Patricia Yates from Visit Britain says she hopes the riots will just be a blip and that a new million pound marketing campaign would tempt tourists back.