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MSC pledges to reach net zero emissions by…

The MSC Group has committed to reaching net zero emissions in its fleet within the next three decades MSC has pledged to reach zero greenhouse gas emissions in its cruise marine operation by 2050. The…

ABTA launches series of autumn events

Hybrid events, virtual training days and free webinars will be available through ABTA this autumn The Travel Association, ABTA, has launched an events schedule for this autumn for the travel industry and its Members. The…

ABTA welcomes lifting of US ban

Move is hailed “great news for holidaymakers”. ABTA has welcomed the lifting of the US ban on double-jabbed UK travellers from November, hailing the move “great news for holidaymakers”. The White House has announced an…

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Traffic light system to be scrapped

Turkey and Maldives to be removed from red list The government has confirmed that the amber list will be removed on October 4 in a major change to UK travel policy. The traffic light system…

More speakers revealed for Travel Convention

New Speakers include Manuel Butler and Julia Simpson ABTA has unveiled the latest line-up of "esteemed" expert speakers for this year’s hybrid Travel Convention on Wednesday October 13. Newly confirmed speakers include Manuel Butler, director…

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Government commends the cruise industry’s return

Robert Courts MP has congratulated the cruise industry for its return to operations, following an over 500-day hiatus during the global pandemic Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) UK & Ireland met with Robert Courts MP,…

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ABTA: PCR tests should be scrapped

New data shows devastating impact of travel requirements on travel industry ABTA is urging the government to overhaul its traffic light system and end the use of PCR testing following a “dire summer season”. The…

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Just You extends UK programme

All of the solo tour operator’s 2021 holidays have sold out Just You has extended its UK programme of singles holidays into 2022 following sell-out tours for 2021. The solo travel specialist has extended its…