New Travel with Confidence campaign

ABTA ranked as the most trusted travel organisation ABTA will put travel agents' expertise at the centre of its Travel with Confidence advertising campaign, which launches with radio adverts streaming on digital platforms from today.…

Travel ‘worst affected’, says ONS

Figures between February and October show industry suffered 90% drop Travel agents and tour operators have been hit worst by the pandemic than any other service sector, according to figures published by the ONS. However,…

ABTA appoints new director of communications

Graeme Buck to replace Victoria Bacon ABTA has appointed Graeme Buck as its new director of communications. Buck, who will join the team on Monday 2, November, was previously head of communications at Waitrose and…

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ABTA: 90,000 jobs at risk

Association warns of massive job losses as it outlines its Save Future Travel plan ABTA has revealed that 90,000 jobs have either been lost, or are at risk, in the travel industry and its supply…

ABTA calls on gov for travel roadmap

Association calls for clarity now that quarantine is in place ABTA has called on the government to outline its plans for restarting international travel, following on from the introduction of a 14-day quarantine period for…

ABTA welcomes furlough extension

ABTA welcomes Government’s furlough announcement but calls for clear strategy to support the industry, ABTA has said it welcomes the Chancellor’s move to extend and adapt the furlough scheme. However, it has highlighted other urgent…

ABTA Morocco Convention postponed

Association will instead hold UK based event ABTA has postponed the 2020 Travel Convention, which was due to be held in Morocco. It will instead hold a UK based Travel Convention at a similar time…