Press Releases

Wednesday, 25th January 2017

Holiday Extras gives £1,000 towards Aid to Burkina African school project

Tweet Chris Chandler, one of the Holiday Extras’ team, is returning next month, with a team of volunteers from Folkestone, to a small village in the West African nation of Burkina Faso – where they will complete the school rebuild which they started in 2015. On February 9th the twenty … Read more

Friday, 9th December 2016

Rest Easy before the Christmas Getaway

The Marriott at Edinburgh Airport

Tweet Hotel deals help to start the Christmas holidays early from £73.00 for a family room – including up to eight days’ parking. HolidayExtras.com advises families who have early morning flights not to let the generally mild weather fool them into thinking that they won’t be affected by early morning … Read more

Friday, 25th November 2016

Nothing “batter” than the scent of Fish and Chips

Tweet   Brits Believe Their Country Smells of Fish and Chips to Tourists As Britain prepares to welcome tourists from abroad in the run up to Christmas and New Year; a new survey of almost 5,000 people has revealed that Brits believe that the scent that the UK’s visitors will … Read more

Monday, 7th November 2016

Britain’s Most Travelled Food Revealed

Tweet From Yorkshire Tea to Cornish Pasties – Britain’s Most Travelled Food Revealed Concerns under Brexit for the future of household food brands such as Marmite and Pot Noodle, have sparked a new poll by HolidayExtras.com which reveals the foods that Brits just can’t do without on holiday. When asked … Read more

Tuesday, 1st November 2016

Car Park Confusion Clouds Safety Knowledge

Tweet Nine out of 10 Brits surveyed were unable to identify the correct parking safety standards Research involving more than 800 members of the public has revealed 90 per cent are unable to identify the national award given to safe and secure parking facilities. The correct safety standard for car parking … Read more

Thursday, 27th October 2016

Brits Vote to Bypass Passport Control Queues

Tweet UK poll respondents in favour of payable fast-track ticket at passport control Queue delays the most frustrating element of airport experience Reports that the Home Office is considering introducing a payable fast-track service at passport control points across UK airports has been met with controversy. Yet the research released … Read more

Friday, 23rd September 2016

Leanne Murfin is Holiday Extras’ new Partnership Development Manager

Tweet Holiday Extras announces the appointment Leanne Murfin as the new Partnership Development Manager for the North. Leanne will be out and about from next week meeting existing partners and attracting new business. Leanne joins Holiday Extras after a more than a dozen productive years working in the travel industry. … Read more

Friday, 23rd September 2016

Two Top Awards for Holiday Extras

Tweet Holiday Extras scoops two industry Awards at Top Travel Event On September 19 Holiday Extras, the travel extras specialist, scooped two important travel industry gongs at the Travel Trade Gazette’s annual award ceremony:   Car Hire supplier of the Year and Travel Essentials Company of the Year. The glittering … Read more

Tuesday, 13th September 2016

Trade-Press: Holiday Extras first-ever Partner’s Day

Tweet Holiday Extras hosted its first-ever Partner’s Day at its head office campus in Kent this Thursday. Over a hundred of the company’s partners attended, including representatives from TUI, National Express, Easyjet and Monarch. Activities ran from the morning right through until the evening with one of the highlights being … Read more

Tuesday, 13th September 2016

Trade Press: Holiday Extras’ new insurance incentive launched

Tweet Holiday Extras has revealed the details of an exciting insurance incentive for all of its retail partners; with a grand prize of £2,000 worth of gift cards up for grabs and seven week’s worth of prizes totalling around £150* each. The incentive scheme is running from September 5 to … Read more