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NEWS: Virgin Atlantic ups their game in Upper Class with new meal service

Upper Class meal service Warning – if you are hungry, grab a snack before reading!! Gratuitous food porn pictures in article! Throughout the pandemic, Virgin has definitely been setting the standard in terms of onboard service. While many airlines cut things down to the bare minimum, Virgin only made minor…


NEWS: International Travel Restrictions – could get worse before it gets better, & win 1 million Virgin points

More details on international travel restrictions There is still some confusion on international travel resulting as the PM’s speech was rather vague. I have now had time to read through the very length roadmap document. I updated yesterday’s article a few times, so for those that did not see the…


OFFERS: Last chance at improved Virgin status match & Get 15,000 Virgin points with a current account

Last chance at improved Virgin status match Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Club has announced further enhancements to its British Airways status match programme, which offers frequent flyer benefits to those British Airways Executive Club members who book, or have already booked a flight with the airline.   In a bid to provide…



NEWS: Australia proposes “vaccine or quarantine”, Iberia gift cards with 25% off & Chose your Virgin status match date

Australia proposes “vaccine or quarantine” There has been conflicting news about when Australia reopen their borders but the earliest that it is likely to be is autumn 2021 when they have vaccinated the majority of their population. It has been widely expected that a vaccination will be needed to enter…


Virgin Flying Club & Virgin Red launch – rewards from unique experiences to sausage rolls + 500 free points

In a boost for Virgin Atlantic’s Flying Club, from today, members in the UK can sign up to Virgin Red, Virgin’s new rewards club. From 8 February 2021, anyone aged 18 or over and with a UK address can join Virgin Red. Through the Virgin Red app and website www.virgin.com/virgin-red,…


NEWS: United considers mandatory staff vax , Melia Hotels Free COVID tests + insurance & Virgin debuts new Hyperloop

United considers mandatory vaccinations for 80,000-strong workforce. United Airlines have recently announced that the airline will be considering mandatory vaccination of its entire workforce. United CEO, Scott Kirby, has spoken about the decision, saying that the airline may make vaccines a requirement for its almost 88,000 employees. In a recent…



NEWS: Virgin Atlantic strengthens balance sheets & Free 2,000 Virgin Atlantic points + how to earn from home

Virgin manages to strengthen balance sheets Although Virgin has managed to survive, with the current situation in the pandemic, it still has a battle ahead to stay viable like most airlines. Virgin Atlantic has announced the completion of financing transactions relating to two Boeing 787 aircraft, further strengthening its balance…


NEWS: Virgin looking for cash injection & route cuts, Dubai loses travel corridor, Israel hoping to reopen to tourists

Virgin Atlantic looking for cash injection & route cuts and cancellations Virgin has announced its cuts for lockdown with the airline has temporarily cancelling its Manchester-Barbados route, with passengers moved onto its four-times-weekly Heathrow-Barbados service. I have seen some travellers who have received no assistance getting from Heathrow to Manchester,…