Press Releases

Thursday, 11th August 2016

Keep Calm and Travel On


Tweet All A-board! Pop-up Colouring Installation at London Victoria Spreads Zen to Tense Travellers One Third of Brits Admit to Suffering from Holiday Stress Named and Shamed – The Top Ten Causes for Travel Tension   A giant colouring board was installed at London Victoria on August 8, with the aim … Read more

Monday, 25th July 2016

Holiday Extras Soars to Victory

The Winning team!
Top row L to R - Paul Paddock - Insurance, Laurence Teeling - Travel consultant, Dominic Paine -Travel consultant, Luke Giles - Commercial Insight, Jason Parks - Email Marketing
Next row L to R - Ricky Harden - Email Marketing, Jack Morison - Software Tester, Rhys Morison – Travel Consultant (player of the tournament), Jack Morison – Web team, Amadeu Barbosa – Travel consultant

Tweet Holiday Extras are the new 2016 Aviation Cup titleholders. The football event, organised by Eastern Airways, was an open invite for July 16th to the aviation world nationwide. In a day of tough competition at the PowerLeague soccerdome in Derby; Holiday Extras played top teams including Skyscanner, tripadvisor, BMI … Read more

Monday, 25th July 2016

Holiday Extras celebrates ‘This Girl Can’

Jordon Mann (second on the left, front) with the Holiday Extras' netball team at the Folkestone Netball League, Three Hills Sports Centre.

Tweet Jordon Mann wins the Community Sport Project of the Year 2016. The team at local travel company Holiday Extras have another chance to breakaway from their desks, all thanks to netball-loving Jordon Mann who has worked for the company for the last two years. With a keen interest and … Read more

Wednesday, 1st June 2016

Holiday Extras advises booking early to dodge summer demand


Tweet For families who are jetting off in the early hours or returning late at night, there are a wide range of UK airport hotel and parking packages available for the summer holidays. As well as the advantages of arriving at the airport well ahead of the flight, a stay … Read more

Wednesday, 1st June 2016

Brits Drastically Underestimating Healthcare Costs Abroad

injured on holiday

Tweet Half of Brits don’t purchase travel insurance US medical treatments underestimated by up to £65,000 Spanish medical treatments underestimated by up to £21,000 With the summer holidays just around the corner, new research* has exposed worrying disparities between the perceived and the real costs of holiday healthcare, as well as … Read more

Tuesday, 31st May 2016

New parking concept for Birmingham Airport

Airport parking

Tweet   Airparks announce its first ever pop up car park – Airparks ShortRun Airparks have taken steps to ensure that there will be options to suit Birmingham Airport holiday travellers’ requirements over the 2016 peak summer season with the introduction of a new park and ride car park that … Read more

Friday, 13th May 2016

Brexit Prospect Causing Holiday Spending Cutbacks

EU and UK flags coalition together

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

Airport parking

Tweet Holiday 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


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