Press Releases

Friday, 25th November 2016

Nothing “batter” than the scent of Fish and Chips

Delicious 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

Hand holding a Cornish Pasty at the Beach in St. Ives in Cornwall.

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

Airport parking

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

June 2016

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

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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

TTG Travel Awards 2016. Photo by Steve Dunlop steve@stevedunlop.com www.stevedunlop.com +447762084057

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

Holiday Extras partner 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

HX branded image

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

Monday, 5th September 2016

One in Four Brits Uninsured on Domestic Breaks

Beach huts at sunrise in Great Britain

Tweet As staycations continue to rise in popularity, a survey of almost 2,000 Brits has revealed today that one in four holidaymakers leave themselves exposed to potential financial loss by not taking out a basic holiday insurance for UK breaks. According to the research, commissioned by HolidayExtras.com, 22 per cent … Read more

Tuesday, 30th August 2016

Yorkshire Workforces Stretched as Locals Boost the Bank Holiday Break

Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England -May 6th 2013:  Crowds flock to Weston-super-mare on Bank Holiday

Tweet Workplaces across the region are sure to have felt the strain this week, as almost half of Yorkshire folk are thought to have extended the Bank Holiday with additional leave.   According to a poll by the travel extras specialists HolidayExtras.com,  44% of Yorkshire people look to make the … Read more