Press Releases

Friday, 13th May 2016

Brexit Prospect Causing Holiday Spending Cutbacks

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Tweet Falling GPB impacting one in four holidaymakers One in three holiday travellers considering measures to make their Pounds go further With the Brexit vote on the horizon, a recent survey commissioned by Holiday Extras has revealed that British holidaymakers are concerned about the plummeting value of the Pound against … Read more

Monday, 9th May 2016

Leeds Bradford Airport parking range expands

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Tweet Holiday Extras.com has expanded its range of parking services at Leeds Bradford Airport with three new car parks ahead of the big summer getaway. Park2Travel Indoor, Park2Travel Outdoor and Park2Travel Meet and Greet will provide holidaymakers with a greater range of parking options. Perfectly placed to answer high levels … Read more

Friday, 6th May 2016

Kenny Smith joins Holiday Extras

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Tweet Holiday Extras has appointed Kenny Smith as its new Partnerships  Manager. At the age of just 28 Kenny has already enjoyed many years of working in the travel industry: He began his career in 2005 with a Modern Apprenticeship Programme and then he worked with Tui for eleven years; … Read more

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