ABTA spells out reaction to immigration proposals

Association publishes report and holds event on latest Brexit wranglings The government needs to liaise with the travel industry over immigration laws to protect the £145 billion that the sector generates as an economic contribution, the…

ABTA issues advice for winter festivalgoers

Association gives warning for travellers looking to hit the slopes at festivals this winter ABTA, the British travel association, has issued a warning to young travellers planning on attending a winter festival this year. The…

British families seek adventure

Appetite for adventure grows among families, writes Anthony Pearce. Nine out of 10 UK families are planning a holiday in 2020 and are looking to broaden their horizons this year as well as find greater…

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ABTA updates Brexit advice

Industry body replaces advice given for no-deal Brexit ABTA has changed its Brexit advice, highlighting that the UK is now on track to enter a transition period at the end of January. This means that…

Wellness holidays on the rise, says ABTA

One in three people are planning to take part in activities focused on improving their wellbeing during their holidays, according to research by ABTA. Research from ABTA, The Travel Association, reveals that people are increasingly incorporating…

Five business travel trends for 2020

With a new decade stretching ahead, here are some of the key trends set to shape and define the future of the travel industry. We are officially entering a new decade, so what can we…

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ABTA launches animal welfare guidelines

ABTA has launched the second edition of its Animal Welfare Guidelines after a comprehensive stakeholder review. The new updates include revised basic welfare requirements and unacceptable behaviours, while making the guidelines simpler and easier to…

Ask the expert: getting youngsters into travel

I’m very keen on giving more opportunities to young people without experience of travel to get into the industry, is there any help or advice you could give me? Anon It’s great that you’re looking…