Intrepid Travel launches porters’ rights campaign

The tour operator hopes to raise £94,000 for porter welfare, writes Anthony Pearce. Intrepid Travel has launched a campaign to raise funds and boost awareness for porters’ rights around the world. Step Up For Porters Challenge…

Holiday

CMA calls on travel industry to give customers…

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched a new campaign to help holiday and travel businesses improve the clarity of their terms and conditions. The “Small Print, Big Difference” campaign is being run in…

Sri Lanka

Foreign Office updates Sri Lanka travel advice

The UK Foreign Office has updated its travel advice for Sri Lanka, advising against "all but essential travel" to the South-Asian country following the Easter Sunday bomb attacks that killed at least 359 people – including…

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines appoints new sales and…

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines has appointed Jackie Martin (pictured) as its new sales and marketing director. Based at the line’s head office in Ipswich, Jackie will take overall responsibility for Fred. Olsen’s UK sales, marketing…

Coral Adventurer

Coral Expeditions launches new ship Coral Adventurer

Coral Expeditions has launched its fourth and largest expedition ship, Coral Adventurer. The christening of Coral Adventurer took place in Singapore on April 24, with Coral Expeditions’ senior management, key stakeholders and global media guests in attendance to…

Accor London

London bucks wider UK trend for Accor with…

French hospitality group Accor saw revenue rise by more than a third in first-quarter trading, with London performing well despite a decline in the UK’s regional markets. Total revenue was up 34.2 per cent, bringing…