Membership boost for Advantage Travel

The consortium of travel agents has seen a 40 per cent rise in membership enquiries The Advantage Travel Partnership has reported a 40 per cent increase in membership enquiries year-on-year. Britain’s largest consortium of travel…

ABTA writes to transport secretary ahead of review

Association pens letter to Grant Shapps ahead of next week’s strategic review of travel requirements ABTA, the travel association, has written to Grant Shapps, the Secretary of State for Transport, outlining key actions that are…

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Balearics put back on amber list

The Balearic Islands will be added to England’s amber list from next Monday (July 19) in the latest shake-up of the traffic light system Ibiza, Majorca and Menorca turn amber, while Hong Kong and Bulgaria…

Industry reacts to amber list changes

ABTA welcomes news that double-jabbed Brits will no longer need to isolate ABTA has “strongly welcomed” the government's announcement that double-jabbed Brits will not need to quarantine when returning to England from an amber list…

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Jet2 resumes holiday programmes to four green list…

Operator resumes international flights and holidays to Madeira, Majorca, Ibiza and Menorca Jet2.com and Jet2holidays have resumed international flights and holidays to four sunny destinations on the green list today (July 1), following last week’s…

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Malta and Balearics join green list

Fully vaccinated Brits will not need to isolate when returning from amber countries later this summer Tourist hotspots Malta, Spain's Balearic Islands, Madeira and Caribbean islands, including Barbados, have been added to the green list.…

Malta and Madeira travel updates

The green list destinations clarify their new entry requirements for UK travellers Malta and Madeira have updated their entry requirements for British holidaymakers. Non-vaccinated travellers do not need to quarantine when visiting Madeira from June…

Travel industry gathers for day of protest

The travel industry gathered outside parliament for a day of protest organised by ABTA. The travel industry has held a day of demonstrations in major cities around the UK to protest against the lack of…