Monthly Archives: January 2013

Monday, 21st January 2013

Five Times a Winner!

Tweet Holiday Extras was awarded the title of  Best Insurance Provider,  for the fifth consecutive year, at the Globe Travel Awards held last Thursday at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel. The UK’s market-leading travel add-ons company scooped  the Best Insurance gong at the glittering ceremony hosted by Travel Weekly’s Group editor-in-chief … Read more

Thursday, 10th January 2013

Winners of Holiday Extras PeoplePics competition knab top prizes

HX PeoplePics winner 'Cards'

Tweet Leading travel blogger Melvin Boecher, founder of, has selected his two winners of the Holiday Extras PeoplePics competition. After much deliberation, he decided that ‘Cards’ by Jenny Downing stood out against stiff competition because of the story it tells, and was worthy of the £750 Thomas Cook voucher. … Read more

Thursday, 10th January 2013

New account manager for Scotland and Ireland.

Leanne Kirkwood

Tweet Holiday Extras, the UK market leader in travel add-ons, announced today that it has appointed Leanne Kirkwood as its new account manager for Scotland and Ireland. Leanne started in her new post on January 7, 2013. Leanne joins Holiday Extras from JTA Travel Group, where she increased the sales … Read more

Thursday, 10th January 2013 and Holiday Extras’ partnership goes live

Plane taking off

Tweet The UK’s market-leading travel add-ons provider has teamed up with new airline to provide holidaymakers based in the North East with their award-winning, hassle-free travel insurance, airport lounges and airport parking products. Holiday Extras and have confirmed an exclusive, long-term contract to offer travel insurance and airport … Read more

Thursday, 10th January 2013

Good news for agents helping older travellers plan a winter escape

Latitude by

Tweet Latitude insurance from Holiday Extras This winter, agents can help older clients or those with medical conditions to find well-priced travel insurance with Holiday Extras’ specialist policy, Latitude. Latitude is available to customers booking through a travel agent who are declined a standard Holiday Extras insurance policy. Retail agents … Read more

Friday, 4th January 2013

Car boot is the new garden shed

Tweet Almost a quarter of Brits sheepishly admit that they use their car boot for storage, despite the disadvantage of higher fuel consumption. * A new survey by the market leading travel add-ons company, reveals that 42 per cent of men choose to weigh the car down with tools, … Read more