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Thomas Cook shares slide as UK profits fall

Thomas Cook shares slide as UK profits fall

Shares in Thomas Cook have fallen by nearly ten per cent this morning after the travel firm reported a drop in profits at its UK business. Earnings at its UK division fell by 40 per cent in the year to September 30th, standing at £52 million.

Intrepid Group rejigs senior leadership to focus on sustainable growth

Intrepid Group rejigs senior leadership to focus on sustainable growth

Intrepid Group has announced the addition of two new senior executive roles on its global leadership team. Effective from January, Michael Edwards will move into the role of chief growth officer, while Leigh Barnes will formally move into the newly created role of chief purpose officer on July 1st.

VisitWales unveils Wales Way scenic tours

VisitWales unveils Wales Way scenic tours

VisitWales has announced the launch of The Wales Way, a family of three national scenic touring routes that cross the country’s most epic landscapes, showcasing its fascinating history, coastlines and attractions.

Germany sees strong tourism growth in early 2017

Germany sees strong tourism growth in early 2017

German incoming tourism continues to show steady growth rates. From January to September, according to preliminary figures from the Germany federal statistical office, 65.3 million international overnight stays were registered (in accommodation establishments with at least ten beds).

STA Travel launches new partnership with Scoot

STA Travel launches new partnership with Scoot

Students and youths can now enjoy exclusive STA Travel fares at fantastic value for all Scoot flights. Following the successful merger between Scoot and Tigerair under the Scoot brand in July 2017, all 60 destinations currently operated by Scoot are now available for booking through the STA Travel BlueTicket Alliance.

UK travellers flock to Sweden in 2017

UK travellers flock to Sweden in 2017

The past year has seen UK visitor numbers to Sweden soar, a wealth of new campaigns, exciting new tourism products and the launch of three new flights from the UK.

Ocean Holidays partners with NFL side Jacksonville Jaguars

Ocean Holidays partners with NFL side Jacksonville Jaguars

This ground-breaking partnership means customers of Ocean Florida – Ocean Holidays’ Florida specialist - will be able to buy Jacksonville Jaguars NFL holidays, which include tickets and transfers to see the Jaguars at their home-ground EverBank Field, during the 2018 and 2019 NFL seasons.