Virgin Holidays and the Co-operative Group have become the latest brands to pull advertising from the News of the World following the latest revelations in the phone hacking scandal. The Royal British Legion has also dropped News of the World as its campaigning partner.
Applications for the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship Caribbean closed earlier last month and, after attracting over 5,000 visits to the Centre’s website, 20 hopefuls have now been invited to attend a special assessment day with Virgin Holidays and Virgin Unite today, to demonstrate if they have what it takes to be the ‘Caribbean Richard Branson’.
Virgin Holidays has announced that it will be launching its first ever dedicated Mexico brochure in July as the destination gears up for an increase in UK holidaymakers travelling on the new direct London - Cancun service from Virgin Atlantic.
Holidays to the Caribbean 2011 have hit an all time high as consumer favourites for quality, value and peace of mind. Take the Caribbean holiday you deserve set at the price you want to pay with family holidays done your way.
Sir Richard Branson, long one of the most visible faces in the UK tourism sector, has topped the travel entrants on the 2011 Sunday Times Rich List. Revealed over the weekend, Sunday Times research placed his fortune at a staggering £3.085 billion – a 19 per cent increase on last year.
Andrew Shelton, marketing director at Virgin Holidays, has unveiled the company’s latest innovation - the first of three fully digitised travellator walkway tunnels at London’s Gatwick Airport. Last year Virgin Holidays was recognised by the World Travel Awards as the Caribbean’s Leading Tour Operator.
Need some romance in your life? If you and your partner are looking for the ideal destination for your next holiday then look no further than the Caribbean. After all, where could be better to rekindle that spark or spend some quality time together than a white-sand, palm-fringed beach under a blazing sun?
Virgin Holidays has created a new collection of holidays designed to provide customers with the opportunity to add a sustainable element to their overseas breaks. Brought together in an e-brochure format, the Human Nature Collection makes it easy for customers to take responsible choices when arranging their travel.