By Private Harley Street Clinic As the UK moves into the next stage of lockdown easing, industries are readying solutions to enable them to travel safely and to organise and attend events once again. One thing that is certain is the vital role that ongoing coronavirus testing will play in getting companies and their staff […]
Fast, reliable testing is essential for the future of events and travel
A third of Brits are planning to blow post-lockdown budgets on a holiday of a lifetime – Are you?
A third of Brits are planning to blow the budget on a holiday of a lifetime once restrictions are lifted – but like with business travel they want assurances about accommodation, flights travel insurance. Research of 2,000 adults found many can’t wait to go on holiday, but are feeling nervous about making bookings after recent […]
Private Jets – The myths and misconceptions
There are many misconceptions ‘flying’ around on what it’s like to charter a private jet. So, London Jet Charter is here to help explain the myths and let you know whether they are based on fact or fiction… It’s too expensive Private jets have become a more affordable way to travel, and with safety concerns in […]
Greengage launches ECOsmart sustainable hotels and venues directory
Greengage Travel and Event Solutions has launched the ECOsmart Hotels & Venues Directory, showcasing hand-picked properties across the UK that demonstrate an eco-friendly approach. The programme is designed to make it easier for event organisers and corporate travellers looking for greener meeting or accommodation options. Andrew Perolls, CEO of Greengage Travel & Event Solutions, feels […]
Video: Are you responsible for your company’s travel arrangements?
If you are a PA or EA who has not considered private jet charter, now is the time to explore the benefits. Whether you’re planning a business flight to Brussels or a weekend in Dublin, London Jet Charter can take the hassle out of searching for an available aircraft. Over the years London Jet […]
19 million days annual leave lost in the UK
As lockdown restrictions and tier systems continue to cause chaos, Direct Line Travel Insurance reveals 16 million UK workers still have unused annual leave as we near the end of 2020. With many unsure what to use holiday for as they are unable to go away or socialise with people, more than 19 million days […]
Sandals Resorts announces expansion to Curaçao
Sandals Resorts International (SRI) has announced a brand-new destination on the island of Curaçao. This will mark the ninth island destination for the brand in the Caribbean region. The new Sandals Curaçao will initially include 350-luxurious rooms and suites stretched along the Spanish Water Bay and the Caribbean Sea, with a further expansion planned in […]
Do you think hiring a Private Jet is out of your reach?
By Samantha Hazelgrove, Head of Sales and Marketing, Heliconnex/Flyconnex Then think again! It all comes down to the five W’s – Who, What, Where, When and Why? A light jet that seats between four – six people can be hired for between £1,500 – £3,000 per hour plus landing and handling fees. When you divide […]
The noticed impact of not meeting and travelling during COVID-19
By Leanne Fowler, Director of Strategic Meetings Management, NYS Meetings & Events (part of Capita Travel & Events) During The PA Life Summit, Leanne Fowler shared the impact COVID-19 has had on the travel industry with attendees. The insightful seminar highlighted how meeting and travelling has changed this year, and Leanne shared her top tips […]
Virgin Atlantic announces appointments to Leadership Team
Virgin Atlantic has announced two crucial appointments to its senior leadership team. The UK airline has confirmed that Estelle Hollingsworth will take up the position of Chief People Officer, meanwhile Oliver Byers has been in the role of Chief Financial Officer since September 2020. As Chief People Officer, Estelle will be responsible for ensuring the […]