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In this issue

January 2021
January 2021 – In This Issue
Welcome

Editor’s letter; more on the new-look digital edition; plus, how to get in touch

News: Lockdown three reaction

£4.6bn relief package for businesses as England and Scotland enter strict lockdowns

News: Tributes paid to Sandals founder

Gordon ‘Butch’ Stewart was a “singular personality and an unstoppable force”

News: Cruise lines extend pauses

Plus, we chat to Brian Young, the MD of G Adventures, to hear about their tours in Corfu, Ibiza and more

News: UK Holidays

Intrepid expands UK tours; plus, Sue Glen, a personal travel agent, explores the heart of Wales

The future of aviation and luxury hotels

Johan Lundgren of easyJet and Accor’s Marc Dardenne on their sectors’ plans

The future of the travel agent and adventure travel

Julia Lo Bue-Said of Advantage and Intrepid’s Zina Bencheikh on the challenges of Covid and climate change

The future of escorted touring

Rachel Coffey from TTC on the reasons to be optimistic

The future of cruise and ski

Tony Roberts from Princess Cruises and Hotelplan’s Joe Ponte navigate the changes ahead

ABTA: Travel with Confidence

See abta.com/travelwithconfidence for more information and advice.

ABTA: News

Government must provide support; Travel with Confidence campaign continues

ABTA: Ask the expert / Meet the team

Diving in to claims documentation and Danny Waine, head of membership, talks about his role

ABTA: Events

ABTA launches new one-day virtual conferences

Why all-inclusive is the holiday of choice in 2021

Anthony Pearce suggests that, with everything taken care of and no hidden costs, all-inclusive is well placed to take advantage of pent-up demand once travel opens up once again