Press Releases

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

Tuesday, 17th November 2015

Only One in Five Brits has been on a Skiing Holiday


Tweet And the majority of those didn’t go for the skiing The results of research released today by Holiday Extras indicate that 78% of British holidaymakers have never been on a skiing holiday and most of those that have don’t even go for the skiing! According to the study of … Read more

Monday, 9th November 2015

A Big Thank-you from Brave Little Hugo


Tweet   On the 5th of November, Polly Wooding  remembered the home away from home she was given by the Ronald Mcdonald House charity while her young son Hugo received treatment at King’s College Hospital.   Polly – together with her friends at Holiday Extras – held a raffle, sale … Read more

Thursday, 5th November 2015

Brits Less Likely to Make Airport Purchases


Tweet One in ten travellers now avoid airport purchases altogether In light of the recent headlines on VAT savings not always being passed on to travellers by some airport retailers, customers are now less likely to spend their cash at the airport, according to new research released by Holiday Extras. … Read more

Thursday, 15th October 2015

Fergie fans vote for Airport accolade

Sir Alex Ferguson  Manchester Airport?

Tweet Manchester residents call for footy legend to be honoured again Sir Alex Ferguson collected many awards in his time as Manchester United manager and even in retirement the tributes just keep on coming… In a poll released today, nearly a third of Manchester residents said they would like to … Read more

Thursday, 24th September 2015

Holiday Extras inks new parking contract with Stansted Airport


Tweet Holiday Extras is delighted to announce a new parking contract with Stansted Airport. The deal follows the doubling of booking growth for the market leader of holiday add-ons over the last ten years at Stansted. In addition, the parking growth in partnership with Holiday Extras at the UK’s 4th … Read more

Saturday, 19th September 2015

58% of Brits are happy for airlines to weigh passengers at check-in

Tweet 6% say charging extra based on weight would encourage them to use an airline Following the news that Uzbekistan Airways is set to introduce special passenger weighing machines at departure gates, the latest poll by Holiday Extras has revealed that the majority of Brits (58%) would not object to … Read more

Friday, 14th August 2015

Airport Passengers Check in on Alcohol Consumption

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Tweet Research by Holiday Extras reveals rowdy passengers may not be who you’d expect! As excessive drinking in airports continues to dominate this summer’s headlines, new research from Holiday Extras has today revealed that the scale of the issue may be even greater than first feared. What’s more, the identity … Read more

Thursday, 30th July 2015

Holiday Extras Germany appoints new Managing Director


Tweet Experienced travel industry expert Jerome Danglidis joins the Munich-based team Holiday Extras Germany has announced that travel industry expert, Jerome Danglidis will be its new Managing Director. He starts in mid-September 2015 and will work alongside Martin Pundt with the view to take the helm when Martin moves to … Read more

Tuesday, 28th July 2015

School’s out…It’s still not too late to book an airport hotel for the family

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Tweet There are still some excellent hotel family room deals at the last minute with Holiday Extras for the summer holidays:   Gatwick Airport Family room at the Ramada Crawley with 8 days parking: £64.00 Heathrow Airport Mystery 3-star hotel – Family room including 8 days parking: £58.00 Luton Airport Family room … Read more