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NEWS: BA will not return to Gatwick until 31 October & Virgin Flying Club can book Staycation at sea first with points

BA will not return to Gatwick until 31 October 21 for short haul The unveiling of the Global Task Force’s roadmap for travel has been a major blow to most travel companies. With multiple expensive tests even for green countries, it is likely to dramatically reduce the number of passengers…



NEWS & OFFERS: Portugal reopens on 17 May to all UK tourists, BA live event and pre-departure testing at Heathrow

Portugal to reopen to UK on 17 May for all Brits, not just vaccinated I previously wrote about Portugal’s aspirations to reopen in time for when England potentially reopens for international travel on 17 May. More details were confirmed today when the country’s secretary of state for tourism, Rita Marques,…


NEWS: Heathrow CEO predicts future travel rules, BA introduce new fare types & restart Menorca Heathrow flights

Heathrow CEO predicts future travel rules Despite Priti Patel saying i”t’s far too early” to book holidays today, there has been some interesting commentary from the Chief executive of Heathrow Airport John Holland-Kaye. Personally, I do not feel that the government should be telling people that it is too early…





NEWS: English airports get Gov’t support, Singapore Airlines all-in-one COVID portal; Loganair launch Teesside to Heathrow route

English airports set to get Government financial support As the travel industry suffers further setbacks due to the ongoing COVID pandemic, calls for support seem to finally have been answered. The UK government has announced that they will be opening the Airport and Ground Operations Support Scheme, designed to support…