ABTA launches Travel with Confidence campaign

New adverts across social media and radio highlight why people can book and travel with confidence through an ABTA member. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lVFQUEoT8lM ABTA’s latest Travel with Confidence national advertising campaign launched across social media on Boxing…

Canary Islands aims to double 55+ market

The Ministry of Tourism, Industry, and Commerce in the Government of the Canary Islands, has launched a focused media plan to attract 'silver-plus' tourism - people over 55 years of age who want a long…

Gatwick airport to build an electric forecourt

A partnership between Gatwick Airport and sustainable energy company Gridserve will build an electric charging, net-zero-equivalent to a petrol station. The Gatwick Electric Forecourt will be available to passengers, commuters, staff, local residents and businesses…

JNTO relaunches UK travel trade website

The Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) has relaunched its UK travel trade website, featuring news, resources, webinars and giveaways. Travel agents can keep up to date with news from JNTO via monthly newsletters, and benefit…

France bans UK tourists

The French government has announced a temporary ban on UK tourists to France, in effect from December 18. From Saturday (December 18), people can only travel been the UK and France if they can prove…

ABTA LifeLine to give away 30 Christmas dinners

ABTA LifeLine is giving away 30 Christmas dinners to people in the travel industry who are going through hardship this time of year. Successful beneficiaries will be sent food vouchers to spend in their local…

ABTA provides template letter to help trade apply…

Following the Omicron-related temporary travel restrictions, ABTA is urging the industry to re-engage with its local authority about Additional Restrictions Grants (ARGs) funding. To help, the association has provided a template letter that can be…