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SPAA Awards 2012 Lindsay Garvey-Jones

Three more national travel gongs for Holiday Extras

Local travel firm Holiday Extras added three more awards to its 2012 haul recently, at the British Travel Awards and the Scottish Passenger Agents’ Association (SPAA) Travel Awards. Both ceremonies took place on Thursday 1 November, with the travel add-ons specialist picking up the SPAA award for Best Ground / Ancillary Services Provider for the

Holiday Extras HXCA 2012 Teletext prize-winners

Redcar man wins luxury Barbados holiday

Courtesy of Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards and Teletext Holidays Redcar resident Peter Caton set off on a dream holiday to Barbados this week, courtesy of the Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards and Teletext Holidays. Mr Caton won a seven-night Teletext holiday for two at four-star The Club Barbados Resort and Spa including flights, after voting in

HXCA 2012 Best Airport Robin Hood

Robin Hood beats the big boys to Best Airport title

HolidayExtras.com customers have decided that Robin Hood Doncaster Sheffield is the best airport in the UK in the Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards 2012. Now in its fourth year, the annual awards attracted votes from 101,000 HolidayExtras.com customers who travelled via a UK airport between April and August 2012. Travellers voted in categories including Best Airline,

HXCA 2012 Stacey Boast, General Manager, Hilton Garden Inn Luton North

Hilton Garden Inn Luton North celebrates triple triumph

Hilton Garden Inn Luton North has won all three hotel categories of the Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards 2012, winning Best Airport Hotel, Best Airport Hotel Restaurant and Best Airport Hotel for Families. Now in its fourth year, the annual awards attracted votes from 101,000 HolidayExtras.com customers who travelled via a UK airport between April and

Lindsay Garvey-Jones at the Best Airport Lounge, Aberdeen Servisair

Aberdeen Servisair crowned best airport lounge by Holiday Extras customers

Servisair’s lounge at Aberdeen airport has won the Best Airport Lounge category of the Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards 2012. The Scottish lounge beat off stiff competition from the Birmingham and Bristol Servisair lounges as well as the Gatwick No 1 and Leeds Bradford Premier lounges. Now in its fourth year, the annual Customers’ Awards attracted

Holiday Extras is a Sunday Times Top Track 250 company

Five Kent businesses listed in 2012 Newingreen-based travel company Holiday Extras has been named a Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 company, for the third consecutive year. Published on 14 October in the Sunday Times, the Top Track 250 league table ranks Britain’s leading mid-market private companies based on their annual sales. Holiday Extras

Karl Pilkington, HXCA Travel Personality of the Year 2012

Karl Pilkington is number one with Holiday Extras customers

TV’s most reluctant traveller, Karl Pilkington, has been crowned Travel Personality of the Year by voters in the Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards 2012. The original Idiot Abroad beat Joanna Lumley, Ben Fogle and Billy Connolly to the top spot with his unconventional travel programmes. Now in its fourth year, the annual Customers’ Awards attracted votes

Emirates win all three HXCA 2012 airline awards

Emirates reigns supreme at Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards 2012

Dubai-based airline Emirates has swept the board in all three airline categories at the Holiday Extras Customers’ Awards 2012. Now in its fourth year, the annual awards attracted votes from 101,000 HolidayExtras.com customers who travelled via a UK airport between April and August 2012. Emirates beat off tough competition from Aer Lingus, Lufthansa, Jet2 and