LGBT travel firm yesterday acquired Out4You, the company behind the and websites.

The deal, for a reported six-figure sum, comes as – founded by former ITN news journalist Darren Burn – aims to raise £10 million to invest in growth of the TravelGay brand. was founded in 2016 and specialises in tailor-made holidays to LGBT-friendly destinations.

It is part of London-based Palatinate Group which runs a number of specialist travel businesses including, spabreaks,com, and