For anyone that is looking for an all out thrill ride, then they cannot go wrong with Alton Towers’ new Th13teen roller coaster. This roller coaster is suppose to be so intense that Alton Towers is actually offering health insurance for it. Travelers that go to the park, for an extra £1, can be covered [...]

According to new reports, Thrifty, which is a well known car hire company, has just recently extended its vehicle supply agreement with the Ford Motor Company. These reports suggest that this agreement has been extended for an additional year. The agreement will allow the company to source a portion of its annual vehicle purchases through [...]

The three main unions at British Airways have just recently agreed to repay the firm’s £3.7 billion pension deficit. This new agreement means that staff earning more than £20,000 a year could see their contributions rise by up to 4.5%. Right now the deal has been agreed on over a 20 year period with British [...]

According to reports by the Civil Aviation Authority, airports in Britain handled 17 million fewer passengers than what they did in 2008. This big 17 percent slump in airline passengers put airports in the UK back at 2004 levels. This represents the largest annual decline for airports in 65 years. It was also the very [...]

Ebookers Leads Orbitz in Transaction Growth

Posted on: March 16th, 2010 Posted by Tiffany Phillips

Well according to reports, ebookers is no longer struggling to find its place in the travel industry. In fact, these reports go on to suggest that ebookers led Orbitz in worldwide transaction growth in the fourth quarter of last year. The Europe-based online travel agency saw transactions for the company climb an amazing 37 percent. [...]

Magnuson Hotels Sets up For UK Launch

Posted on: March 16th, 2010 Posted by Sharon Miller

A well known independent hotel group in the United States, Magnuson Hotels, is now gearing up for a UK launch come April 5th. The company, which was founded by Tom and Melissa Magnuson in 2003, now represents some 1100 properties in the United States. The company is able to open up about 50 new hotels [...]