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Dnata Travel calls on industry to address skills loss
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Dnata Travel is calling on the industry to focus on quality over quantity as it seeks to address the skills loss in the sector following the pandemic.Incoming ...

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MSC Cruises tweaks shore excursion policy for winter cruises
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MSC Cruises has confirmed double-jabbed passengers will be able to visit destinations independently from an escorted excursion group this winter.Previously, ...

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Etihad Airways’ ‘sustainable flight’ now on sale
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Etihad Airways is inviting passengers to book a special ‘sustainable flight’ from Heathrow to Abu Dhabi on October 23.The flight aims to celebrate the second ...

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Belfast City airport seeks to fill 40 vacancies
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More than 40 staff are to be recruited by companies at George Best Belfast City airport in response to increasing travel demand.Vacancies are available across ...

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Atas reveals shortlist for agents’ awards
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The Association of Touring & Adventure Suppliers has unveiled the shortlist of agents who are in the running for its awards later this month.The awards ...

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Gatwick puts forward noise cap commitment as part of second runway bid
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Gatwick has committed to no more aircraft noise than in 2019 by the time its planned second runway reaches full capacity.The airport also proposes to increase ...

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Pegasus Airlines boss to chair Iata
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The head of Turkish carrier Pegasus Airlines has been appointed chair of the Iata board of governors.The low cost carrier’s chief executive Mehmet Nane will ...

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Trailfinders to mark 50th anniversary after pandemic delay
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Trailfinders is to mark its 50th anniversary a year late after the Covid crisis put paid to plans for multiple celebrations.The independent travel company is ...

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Jet2 confirms expanded winter ski schedule
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Jet2 has confirmed its network of ski destinations this winter with the addition of Chambery.The carrier is to serve eight winter sports gateways in Europe ...

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Cricket clubs benefit from Manchester airport community fund
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More than £80,000 has been pledged by Manchester airport to community causes in 2021 after nine grants totalling £23,146.46 were approved.Beneficiaries of the ...

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BA brings back A380s with expanded winter schedule
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British Airways’ Airbus A380 superjumbos will rejoin the fleet earlier than expected as US borders re-open, initially operating to Los Angeles, Miami and ...

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Limited places left for Abta’s Travel Convention
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Abta has urged travel industry professionals to sign up quickly for its Travel Convention next week as there are only a limited number of places left.There is ...

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Tourism’s ‘sluggish’ recovery hits jobs and growth worldwide
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The World Travel and Tourism Council said the “continued sluggish recovery” of travel and tourism means that its contribution to global GDP will rise by less ...

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Oceania Cruises unveils 2023 Europe and North America programme
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Oceania Cruises has unveiled its 2023 Europe and North America Collection of voyages, featuring 179 itineraries ranging from seven to 56 days.Destinations in ...

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Exploring Indonesia, from Bali to Lombok
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Nick Goodyer pairs Bali with Lombok and the Gili islands on an Indonesian adventure.Click here to download and save as a PDF.I’m snorkelling in bath-warm ...

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Travelling with a baby: Fuerteventura
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What’s it like flying with a baby? Helen Ochyra reports on her trip to Fuerteventura.Click here to download and save as a PDF.We swanned out of Fuerteventura ...

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The best family holidays for October half-term
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Families after a last-minute escape? We’ve sought out the best options for October half-term.Click here to download and save as a PDF.With the red list ...

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Dom Carrick departs If Only after 12 years
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If Only has confirmed the departure of head of sales, south, Dom Carrick.The Glasgow-headquartered luxury tour operator is now recruiting for a replacement for ...

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EasyJet holidays bolsters trade team with two appointments
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EasyJet holidays has bolstered its trade team with the appointments of Dom Carrick as business development manager and Lisa Muschamp as distribution ...

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Construction begins on Explora Journeys’ second ship
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Construction work has started on Explora Journeys’ second ship, Explora II.MSC Group’s newly-launched luxury line celebrated the milestone during a steel ...

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Foreign Office relaxes advice for 30+ countries
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The Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office (FCDO) has lifted its advice against all but essential travel for more than 30 countries and territories.It ...

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Aito ridicules Foreign Office over countries listed for travel advice change
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The Foreign Office has come under ridicule from specialist travel association Aito as it lifted its advice against all but essential travel for more than 30 ...

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Carnival Cruise Line targets spring 2022 return for entire US fleet
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Carnival Cruise Line plans to have the majority of its US fleet back in service by early in the new year.Ninety per cent of capacity is scheduled to be ...

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Updated: Competition watchdog scraps BA and Ryanair Covid refunds probe
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A lack of clarity in the law makes it “insufficiently certain” that the competition watchdog would be able to secure refunds for British Airways and Ryanair ...

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BA ‘set to rehire 3,000 cabin crew’ after pandemic job cuts
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British Airways is set to rehire about 3,000 cabin crew after cutting around 10,000 jobs at the height of the Covid-19 crisis last year.The estimate came from ...

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Some travel agencies cut hours as others struggle to recruit
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Some travel agencies are asking staff to work reduced hours to avoid redundancies despite other firms turning to industry ‘match-making’ services to fill ...

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Travel agents report growing consumer confidence
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The trade has reported further growth in consumer confidence to book holidays but reiterated a plea for clarification of dates for day‑two test changes.Agents ...

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Special Report: New dawn for Baldwins Travel under new ownership
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Owner of Inc&Co tells Lucy Huxley about his plans for the agency and how it could form part of a new broader travel groupJack Mason, 31, is founder and ...

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Irish travel agency Joe Walsh Tours to reopen
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Irish travel agent and tour operator, Joe Walsh Tours, is set to reopen after ceasing trading in April 2021.Joe Walsh Tours first launched in 1961 and ...

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New Baldwins Travel owner plans ‘super-brand’ role for agency
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The new owner of Baldwins Travel is to turn the company into the over-arching “super-brand” as it plans to acquire other agencies, launch a UK-wide retail ...

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New Argentine DMC targets UK tour operators
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A UK-based DMC focused on offering sustainable services in Argentina for tour operators and agents in this country is to launch within days.Daniel Santin ...

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Sustainability ‘not niche’, says dnata Travel’s new Europe boss
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Sustainability can’t be one person’s “pet project” but must be a priority across businesses, according to the incoming boss of dnata Travel UK and Europe.Ailsa ...

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Agent books group of 100 with Ambassador Cruise Line
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Christine Jones, a homeworker with The Holiday Village, has booked a group of 100 for a multigenerational cruise on Ambassador Cruise Line’s Ambience.The sale ...

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Long-haul travel intentions to Europe ‘remain weak’
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Intentions to travel to Europe between September and December remain weak in key overseas long-haul markets, latest research shows.Many will remain cautious ...

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Set sail the Virgin way
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In association with: Virgin VoyagesHead to the Med in 2022Sailing with Virgin Voyages is the perfect combination of sophistication and relaxation. Taking the ...

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Winter sun in Italy’s south
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In association with: Italian National Tourist BoardAs winter approaches, Italy’s southern regions are the perfect escapeWhen the nights draw in, sitting on a ...

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Rediscover Ireland’s charm
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In association with: Tourism IrelandPress the ‘green button’ and book a trip to Ireland as it extends a warm welcome to visitors returning to its shoresThe ...

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Intrepid Travel reaches vaccine fundraising goal
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Intrepid Travel has surpassed its goal of raising A$100,000 (Australian dollars) for Unicef Australia to help deliver Covid vaccines to more than 20,000 ...

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Industry initiative to raise awareness of the menopause
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A new industry-wide initiative has been launched in a bid to raise awareness, support and education of women’s health across the sector.Travel Talks Menopause ...

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British Airways targets summer 2022 for Gatwick short-haul operation
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British Airways says it hopes to relaunch a short-haul operation from Gatwick by summer 2022 after concluding talks with pilots union Balpa.The UK’s national ...

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Israel to allow individual tourists from November
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Israel’s tourism ministry is working on plans to allow individual vaccinated tourists to visit the country from the beginning of November.Currently only ...

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MSC Cruises to name latest flagship at Ocean Cay
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MSC Cruises is to name its latest flagship, MSC Seashore, at its private marine reservice in the Bahamas, Ocean Cay.It will be the first cruise ship naming ...

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TMC staff to walk marathon distance for children’s charity
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A team of six from travel management company Ventur will walk the distance of a marathon on Sunday (October 10) to raise money for a children’s charity.The ...

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Wizz adds Doncaster Sheffield flights as part of new deal
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Low-cost carrier Wizz Air will offer 1.5 million seats from Doncaster Sheffield airport next summer (April-October 2022) – one million more than it did in ...

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Women in Travel to host multicultural summit
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Women in Travel will hold its third annual multicultural travel summit later this month (October 27-28) to discuss ways that brands can attract more black and ...

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Disney unveils kids’ club experiences to feature on new ship
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Disney Cruise Line has added three experiences for children that will be rolled out on new ship Disney Wish.The ship, due to launch in June 2022, will feature ...

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International travel red list slashed to seven countries
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The Department for Transport has confirmed the UK government’s red list has been slashed from 54 countries to just seven.But the date when lateral flow Covid ...

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British Airways to ramp up South Africa and Mexico flights
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British Airways is to resume services and increase frequencies to destinations that will be removed from the government’s red list for international travel ...

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Trade hails reduced red list but demands day-2 test date
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The aviation and travel sectors welcomed news that the red list of destinations has been cut – but called for confirmation of when the day-two PCR tests will ...

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Retention of Latin American countries on red list ‘beggars belief’, says Lata chief
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The government’s decision to retain solely Latin American countries on its slashed red list “beggars belief”, according to the chief executive of the Latin ...

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