ABTA Travel Convention: Day one

Highlights of day one of ABTA's conference in Seville The United Kingdom’s ambassador to Spain congratulated ABTA on its work to restore the reputation of the British tourist during the first day of the ABTA…

ABTA 2018 theme is ‘trust’, says Tanzer

ABTA boss sounds note of cautious optimism The theme of the 2018 ABTA Travel Convention is trust, with the country entering a period of major technological, economic, political and social change, according to Mark Tanzer, ABTA's…

Brits taking more long, foreign holidays

ABTA reveals new trend at Travel Convention in Seville UK holidaymakers are investing in longer overseas breaks as well as an overall bid towards cost-consciousness, according to ABTA's Holiday Habits Report. According to the data,…

ABTA welcomes 10 new members

Association welcomes 10 new members and five partners between July and September ABTA, the British travel association, welcomed 10 new members and five partners in July and September. The new numbers include two dual members,…

ABTA ‘most trusted travel scheme’ for consumers

 ABTA ranked number one among public ABTA, the UK travel association, is the country's most trusted travel scheme, according to new research. Respondents were asked to rank the travel organisations they are most confident in,…

Warning over fake claims

New advice follows ABTA’s campaign  The Solicitors Regulation Authority has issued new warnings to law firms over false holiday sickness claims, following ABTA’s Stop Holiday Sickness Scams campaign.  Paul Philip, SRA chief executive, said: “This…

Travel for everyone

ABTA has launched a refreshed version of its Accessible Tourism e-learning tool Designed to help travel industry staff expand their knowledge of accessible tourism and meet customer needs, the tool was developed in consultation with…