News | travelweekly.co.uk http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/ The latest information from Travelweekly 60 1 2432 36476 15 US and European carriers halt Israel flights http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48748/us+and+european+carriers+halt+israel+flights.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 18:37:00 GMT Several airlines have suspended flights into Tel Aviv in Israel after a rocket landed one mile away from Ben Gurion airport. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=18248 48748 Travellers urged to apply for EHIC following survey findings http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48747/travellers+urged+to+apply+for+ehic+following+survey+findings.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 16:00:00 GMT One in three British holidaymakers could be turned away from hospitals in Europe because they don't have a European Health Insurance Card (EHIC), a study claims. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=20131 48747 Flybe adds five winter routes http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48744/flybe-adds-five-winter-routes.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 09:22:00 GMT Five routes are being added to Flybe’s winter schedule, including two new services. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=18842 48744 Virgin flight carrying Olympian Tom Daley makes emergency landing http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48740/virgin+flight+carrying+olympian+tom+daley+makes+emergency+landing.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:35:00 GMT A Virgin Atlantic aircraft carrying champion diver Tom Daley had to made an emergency landing in Russia after "a technical issue". http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=22542 48740 Condor to add services while ferry repairs continue http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48741/condor+to+add+services+while+ferry+repairs+continue.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:31:00 GMT A Condor ferry which struck the seabed off Guernsey last week is expected to be out of service until August 26, the company confirmed yesterday. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=16740 48741 Eurotunnel to appeal MyFerryLink competition ruling http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48742/eurotunnel+to+appeal+myferrylink+competition+ruling.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:28:00 GMT Eurotunnel today reinforced support for its wholly-owned MyFerryLink operation by confirming it will appeal against a ruling by the UK competition watchdog that it should close by the end of the year. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=19613 48742 Gatwick gears up for 'family friendly' summer http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48739/gatwick+gears+up+for+family+friendly+summer.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:24:00 GMT Gatwick is expecting to handle more than 5.7 million passengers this summer. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=19153 48739 Big Interview: Edie Rodriguez, president and CEO of Crystal Cruises http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48743/big-interview-edie-rodriguez-president-and-ceo-of-crystal.html Hollie-Rae MerrickTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:21:00 GMT Since joining Crystal Cruises last year from Azamara Club Cruises, Edie Rodriguez has been on a mission to meet as many agents and passengers as possible - and order new ships. Hollie-Rae Merrick reports. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=20529 48743 Fred Olsen parent blames weak UK cruise market for losses http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48736/fred+olsen+parent+blames+weak+uk+cruise+market+for+losses.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:18:00 GMT Losses at Fred Olsen Cruise Lines deepened in the second quarter of the year, figures from Norwegian holding company Bonheur show. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=19799 48736 Hogg Robinson Group issues profit warning http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48738/hogg+robinson+group+issues+profit+warning.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:17:00 GMT A profit warning was issued today by Hogg Robinson Group amid increased competition, lower transaction fees and increased levels of self-booking of business travel across Europe. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=17132 48738 Airlines call for new safety protocols after MH17 downing http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/22/48737/airlines+call+for+new+safety+protocols+after+mh17+downing.html Phil DaviesTue, 22 Jul 2014 08:15:00 GMT Airlines are demanding a review of international security protocols that determine which air space is safe for passenger aircraft in the wake of the MH17 tragedy. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=22541 48737 Travelopo welcomes lifting of Villa Parade injunction http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/21/48735/travelopo+welcomes+lifting+of+villa+parade+injunction.html Lee HayhurstMon, 21 Jul 2014 15:04:00 GMT Holiday rentals agency Travelopo has said it was right to speak out about rival operator Villa Parade after a High Court injunction against was lifted. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=22050 48735 Malaysia Airlines offers refunds until Thursday http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/21/48734/malaysia+airlines+offers+refunds+until+thursday.html Rebekah CommaneMon, 21 Jul 2014 11:10:00 GMT Applications for refunds or changes on flights with Malaysia Airlines must be made by this Thursday, July 24. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=16570 48734 Ecuador launches webinar series for agents http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/21/48733/ecuador+launches+webinar+series+for+agents.html Phil DaviesMon, 21 Jul 2014 10:09:00 GMT A new series of webinars designed to educate agents on Ecuador will be held monthly for the rest of the year. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=22538 48733 Hogg Robinson Group to open Norfolk office http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/2014/07/21/48732/hogg-robinson-group-to-open-norfolk-office.html Phil DaviesMon, 21 Jul 2014 10:04:00 GMT Hogg Robinson Group is to create an unspecified number of new jobs by opening a travel office in Great Yarmouth in September. http://www.travelweekly.co.uk/Articles/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=17132 48732