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STENA LINE APPOINTS DIANE POOLE AS TRAVEL COMMERCIAL MANAGER – IRISH SEA SOUTH

Stena Line has appointed Diane Poole OBE as the new Travel Commercial Manager in Business Region Irish Sea South. In her new role, Diane will report to Ian Davies, Trade Director for the region… Diane is one of Ireland’s most … Continue reading

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DUBLIN AIRPORT CHIEF EXECUTIVE TO STEP DOWN

Dublin Airport (daa) has announced that its Chief Executive Kevin Toland is to step down later this year to become Chief Executive of the publicly quoted food group ARYZTA AG. Mr Toland, who became daa Chief Executive in January 2013, … Continue reading

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FUNNIEST ‘LOST IN TRANSLATION’ MOMENTS

The average hoildaymaker will head off abroad this summer, able to speak just eight words of the local language, according to new research… The study found that French is the language holidaymakers are most familiar with, with the average UK adult being able … Continue reading

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ADDITIONAL SAILINGS ON BELFAST-LIVERPOOL ROUTE

Leading ferry company Stena Line has announced that due to very high seasonal demand, they are introducing additional morning sailings in July on the Belfast to Liverpool route… The additional sailings will be added on Monday July 10 and 17 … Continue reading

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NEW YORK AND BERMUDA – THE PERFECT COMBINATION

SIMON THOMAS O’NEILL from Oasis Travel had the pleasure of travelling to New York and Bermuda… New York and Bermuda are unique destinations and are the perfect combination as New York is so busy and Bermuda is the perfect place … Continue reading

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Bmi regional’s NEW City of Derry Airport to London Stansted service takes flight!

Bmi regional’s new service between City of Derry Airport (CoDA) and London Stansted has commenced operations. Passengers departing and arriving on the inaugural flight were treated to light refreshments, entertainment and a beautiful keepsake certificate to mark the occasion… Bmi … Continue reading

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PERFECT CORNER OF EUROPE

Keen to try out one of the new Ryanair routes from Belfast, MICHAEL BEATTIE headed to the beautiful Province of Bergamo, Northern Italy via the new Belfast International-Milan route… I think I may just have found the perfect corner of Europe. … Continue reading

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Laptop Story Big Worry for Transatlantic Travellers

Passengers on flights to the US from the UK could face a ban on taking laptops into the cabin… According to The Times President Donald Trump is considering extending his ban on large electronic devices being carried in aircraft cabins … Continue reading

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STILL PLEASING THE MOST PERNICKETY

BRIAN McCALDEN takes a short break in the famed McGrory’s Hotel in Culdaff, County Donegal… BACK in the mid-1960s, heavily industrialised Belfast was busy, smoky, polluted and noisy, with green spaces limited mainly to the more affluent suburban areas. It … Continue reading

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THOMSON AND FIRST CHOICE UNVEIL EXCITING PROGRAMME FOR SUMMER 2018!

Fun in the sun awaits Northern Ireland holidaymakers as leading tour operators, Thomson and First Choice, part of the TUI Group, launched their summer 2018 programmes, with a huge range of holidays to suit the needs of families and adults … Continue reading

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