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Manchester Airport unveils new PremiAir terminal

Manchester Airport has unveiled its new PremiAir terminal, which is now open and welcoming passengers travelling with 23 airlines. PremiAir is designed for passengers who are looking to add an extra level of convenience, comfort and style to their airport experience. The facility, which is separate from the main terminals on […]

Ski4Cancer and Eddie the Eagle

Eddie the Eagle helps to raise money for Ski4Cancer

Eddie the Eagle is returning to SkiWeekends in two destinations during January to spend time with guests with £25 per person from each booking donated to the charity Ski4Cancer. SkiWeekends is hosting Edwards during January in two of its chalets – Monique in Courchevel and the new Violetta in Avoriaz. Guests […]

Crystal Ski Holidays named Best Ski Company at British Travel Awards

Crystal Ski Holidays has been named winner of Best Ski & Winter Sports Holiday Company in the prestigious 2017 British Travel Awards (BTA). The announcement was made at a glamorous awards ceremony in London and attended by more than 1,000 travel industry professionals, including representatives from all leisure travel genres and […]

Seattle

Thomas Cook Airlines launches new Seattle service from the UK

Thomas Cook Airlines will fly to Seattle as part of its summer 2018 programme. The addition of the Seattle route reinforces Thomas Cook Airlines’ position as the largest long-haul carrier from Manchester, serving more USA routes than any other airline. This new destination follows the recent introduction of San Francisco (SFO) […]

Knowlsey Safari Park

Knowlsey Safari Park: £15 Midweek Motor Madness offer

Knowlsey Safari Park has a great midweek offer throughout March – it will cost just £15 to take a car to the attraction near Liverpool. The offer at the attraction just off the M57 runs from Monday to Friday from March 1-31 with up to seven people per car. Entry […]

Seb Thompson (Manchester Airport) and Robin Kiely launch Ryanair's new Frankfurt flights

Ryanair adds new Frankfurt flights from London Stansted and Manchester

Ryanair has launched new routes to Frankfurt from London Stansted and Manchester as part of its extended UK winter 2017 schedule. The flights will depart twice a day from London Stansted, while there will be six a week from Manchester from October. Ryanair’s head of communications, Robin Kiely, said: “We are pleased to announce […]

Amsterdam

Manchester Airport record Christmas passenger figures

Manchester Airport had its busiest December and Christmas on record last month with more than 1.8m passengers using the airport – an increase of 20% on December 2015. The UK’s third largest airport is also celebrating a record breaking year after adding more than 2million extra passengers in 2016.   More than […]

Cathay Pacific to increase Hong Kong service to Gatwick and Manchester

Cathay Pacific is to increase its services from Hong Kong to both Gatwick and Manchester next year. The airline, which currently has four services a week out of Manchester and Gatwick to Hong Kong, will fly every day from Gatwick and five times a week from Manchester. The airline’s current […]

Sun Peaks

Crystal Ski adds Sun Peaks to portfolio

Crystal Ski has added the Sun Peaks Resort in British Columbia in Canada to its portfolio, going on sale from March 15. Sun Peaks is located in the interior of the province and receives on average nearly six metres of light, dry, ‘easy-to-ski’ powder snow every winter. It’s the second […]