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Free Coach Travel to Jet2holidays Fair Night

Going to the Jet2holidays 'All the Fun of the Fair' Night at The Hilton, Templepatrick?

FREE coach transfers are available to and from the Hilton, Templepatrick – but you MUST register if you would like to use this service as there is limited availability.



Top Ten in Final of City Airport's £30,000 Competition

George Best Belfast City Airport has announced the final 10 food and drink products from across Northern Ireland that have been shortlisted in a competition offering producers the chance to win £30,000 of marketing support and brand visibility at the airport.

The finalists will present their products at a tasting session on May 16 at Belfast City Airport to a panel of food and drink experts including one of the UK's most high-profile food critics, Charles Campion.



Cruise Line's Summer Sale Begins Tomorrow

Fred. Olsen Cruise Lines is offering guests the chance to 'sail and save' with its new 'Summer Sale' campaign, which starts tomorrow, on a selection of 35 holidays, departing from June to December 2017.

The itineraries featured in Fred. Olsen's new 'Summer Sale' brochure are all offered on board its fleet of four smaller, more intimate ships - Balmoral, Braemar, Boudicca and Black Watch - and include all the firm favourites, from Spain and Portugal, to Norway and the Arctic, as well as the Caribbean and 'Around the UK & Ireland'‎, on a variety of durations.



April Winner Announced as Final Details Revealed

Trish O'Reilly from has been named as the winner of Blue Insurance's Polo Magnifico April draw as a Bonus winner.

Blue has also announced that the final of their 'Polo Magnifico' competition will take place this Thursday, May 11 in Saba Clarendon Street in Dublin.



RCI Cruisers Opt for Freedom Via Barcelona

The first charter flight from Belfast International Airport to Barcelona to connect cruise passengers with Royal Caribbean's Freedom of The Seas took place on Sunday morning.

Regional Sales Manager at Royal Caribbean International Michaela Banks flew out with RCI cruise customers on the first flight.



Cake Delivery Highlights American's Flat Seat Service

In celebration of American Airlines' now offering a Flat seat product on all routes from Dublin, the airline recently sent Cakes in the shape of a bed to all Key Corporate Travel Agencies.

The cakes were to emphasise and highlight the great service which American offers to all its corporate travellers on their flights from Dublin.



More Flights to Bulgaria for Summer 2018

Balkan Holidays says is holding prices on thousands of summer holidays for summer 2018 despite the weaker sterling, and offering additional flights from Belfast to Bulgaria's Black Sea coast.

The specialist UK operator has announced the good news about prices in the new Summer 2018 first edition brochure featuring Bulgaria, Croatia, Slovenia and Montenegro which goes on sale today.



A World of Extraordinary at The Big Event

The countdown is on for this year's Big Travel Trade Event. Planning is well underway and the 2017 event is set to be the biggest and best yet.

A variety of new travel companies are taking part in the two-day exhibition on June 13 and 14 at the Hilton Templepatrick. The Northern Ireland Travel News Golf Classic will as usual run alongside the Big Event on its second day.



Low-Cost Carrier Puts Flights on Sale Until March 2018

Low-cost airline easyJet, Northern Ireland's largest carrier, has put flights from Belfast International Airport on sale up until March 24, 2018.

Almost 4,000 flights are set to take place to and from Belfast International Airport between February 5 and March 24, 2018 providing over 600,000 seats.



More Discovery Stores to Open as Thomas Cook Announces Closures

Thomas Cook is to close a further 17 shops in addition to the 39 closures it announced in mid-February.

Four of the stores are branded Thomas Cook, the remainder are all Co-operative Travel shops. It is not known if any stores in Northern Ireland are affected by this latest move.



Luxury Dining Incentive from Leading Cruise Line

All through May Silversea is giving agents from across the UK the chance to win an exquisite dinner at a Relais & Chateaux property as part of the Silversea Advocates recognition programme.

The lucky winners will receive an amazing dinner at a Relais & Chateaux restaurant for two people.



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