Holiday Extras news

TTG Top Travel Industry Awards for Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras awarded Gongs for Car Hire and Travel Essentials Holiday Extras, the travel extras specialist has scooped Car Hire supplier of the Year and Travel Essentials Company of the Year for the second year running at the Travel Trade Gazette’s annual awards. The glittering award ceremony was held at the West End’s Lyceum TheatreContinue reading

Cassie Goodwin joins the Holiday Extras team

Cassie Goodwin joins the Holiday Extras team

Holiday Extras, the UK’s leading travel add-ons provider, announced today that it has appointed Cassie Goodwin as the new Partnerships Development Manager for the South. Cassie joins Holiday Extras after a seven year travel industry career with Thomson – where she worked her way to become an assistant manager,  encouraging cruise sales to increase byContinue reading

Airline Space Invaders are the Biggest Bother

Over a third of Brits admit that fellow airline passengers who recline their seats too far back are the most likely to cause annoyance. In the survey of nearly 5,000 people*, 37 per cent regarded selfish passengers who reclined their seats too much as the biggest irritation, with travellers who kick the back ofContinue reading

Brits Vote to Fine Boozed-up Aircraft Boarders

Nearly all of UK holidaymakers (95 per cent) think that drunk airline passengers should be fined for unruly behaviour onboard. Research from a poll of over 3,000 people undertaken by travel specialists, Holiday Extras*, has revealed that only 5 per cent of people think that drunk passengers should be exempt from fines, with nearly halfContinue reading

Travellers Agree on Airline Nuts Ban

–    65 per cent of Brits agree with the move to ban nuts on airlines –    43 per cent call for all airlines to become allergen free –    10 per cent vote for stringent training for cabin crews Following recent news about the call to ban nuts on airlines, a survey releasedContinue reading

The Travel Foundation visits Holiday Extras

Travel company Holiday Extras has supported the Travel Foundation over the last six years with a massive £350,000 raised by generous Holiday Extras’ customers for the charity during that time. This week Graeme Jackson head of partnerships, with the Travel Foundation, visited Holiday Extras to speak to the team about the projects already supported andContinue reading

National Fish and Chip Day is Batter at Holiday Extras

Holiday Extras celebrated National Fish and Chip Day this Friday 2nd June when they invited a local chippy to serve the nation’s favourite for the team’s lunch. And the fun didn’t stop there…everyone was invited to sport their favourite beachwear for the occasion and a beach area, created with pop up beach huts, complemented theContinue reading

Holiday Extras’ Agent of the Year Announced

Holiday Extras’ Lindsay Garvey-Jones and Leanne Murfin surprised Thomas Cook Liverpool Agent Jack Hughes with two thousand pounds to contribute to the holiday of his choice. Thomas Cook’s Jack Hughes’ chance to create his dream holiday to the tune of £2,000 became reality this week when his name was chosen in a prize draw whichContinue reading