Press Releases

Monday, 25th April 2016

Holiday Extras launches its newly designed trade-facing website

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Tweet To reflect feedback given by travel agents in the 2015 Holiday Extras agents’ survey – the company has announced a major rejig of its trade-facing website, incorporating a number of useful new selling tools. Now agents can tempt customers with a variety of much improved product images as well … Read more

Monday, 25th April 2016

British travellers relaxed ahead of Brexit vote

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Tweet         Over half of Brits (53 per cent) have no concerns about a Brexit increasing flight costs         68 per cent say an increase in flight costs wouldn’t encourage them to take staycations         Nearly three quarters (72 per cent) aren’t concerned about their European Health Insurance Card being … Read more

Monday, 18th April 2016

Lucy Holden joins Holiday Extras

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Tweet Holiday Extras has appointed Lucy Holden as its New Business Development manager. Lucy is new to the travel industry joining Holiday Extras after working as an Account Manager at Yell. Originally from Birmingham, Lucy studied fashion marketing at Manchester University – her working life began as a fashion stylist … Read more

Thursday, 25th February 2016

Meet and Greet parking continues to grow in popularity

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Tweet HolidayExtras.com advises holiday travellers to book Meet and Greet parking with a reputable supplier and not to be discouraged because of the rogue operators who have recently hit the headlines. To ensure peace of mind before booking Meet and Greet, always check the company’s credentials; length of trading, quality … Read more

Tuesday, 16th February 2016

Matchmaker, Matchmaker make me a match for the best holiday ever!

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Tweet Holiday Extras has launched its new agent support campaign for 2016 right on target for Valentine’s day. Agents and partners have received emails which have landed in their in-boxes like arrows from cupid’s bow – describing the new Matchmaking scheme that will guide agents when they need to match … Read more

Friday, 12th February 2016

Poet Picked in Airport Poll

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Tweet Philip Larkin chosen as international icon to welcome increased visitors As Hull prepares for its role as European City of Culture in 2017, and celebrates being listed in the top 10 cities to visit in 2016 by Rough Guides; Humberside residents are standing by to play an important role … Read more

Monday, 21st December 2015

Avoid the Christmas rail cancellation chaos

Tweet Disruptions to Gatwick and Heathrow Train lines until the New Year. Catching any last minute flights for the Christmas getaway may prove a little trickier this year with disruptions to major train lines linking London to Gatwick and Heathrow airports. GWR train operator have announced closures which are due … Read more

Saturday, 19th December 2015

Majority of Brits would Remove Driving Licences from Elderly Relatives

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Tweet Research released today by HolidayExtras.com has revealed that 84% of Brits would recommend taking an older relative’s driving license away if circumstances dictated. According to the poll of over 1,000 British travellers, 55% would recommend removing the licence of an elderly relative for the safety of others, 18% for … Read more

Monday, 30th November 2015

Birmingham Airparks Invests to enhance customer experience

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Tweet Airparks Birmingham car park has completed a £500K investment which has streamlined facilities alongside achieving improved customer experience. The layout of the site has been completely remodelled –  new separated drop off and pick up points for transfer buses are now in place with fully automated check-in kiosks, making … Read more

Monday, 23rd November 2015

RSPB Dungeness nature reserve receives conservation equipment from Holiday Extras

Crista Buznea delivers the hedge trimmer for Holiday Extras to RSPB Dungeness Warden, Craig Edwards.

Tweet This week, the RSPB Dungeness nature reserve received a handy hedge trimmer, donated by local travel company Holiday Extras. This essential piece of kit will be useful in managing the reserve, which supports an internationally important community of plants and animals. RSPB Dungeness Warden, Craig Edwards said: “Among our … Read more