New Members Welcome | January 2024

We are delighted to welcome a fantastic range of new members from all corners of the UK who have joined us in the last couple of months. From tour operators, transport providers, attractions to unique service providers, there are plenty of opportunities for collaboration. Find out more about these exciting businesses below.

Accord MarketingAccord Marketing is an award-winning, proudly independent performance marketing agency with offices in London and the south-west. A company of creative thinkers, digital strategists, planning experts and problem-solvers. The strength and depth of their travel expertise is second to none. Experienced, flexible and energetic, clients come to Accord Marketing for ideas, service and results, and most consider them true extensions of their team.

Capital Centric offers a quick and easy bookings service for inbound operators, ground handlers and DMCs looking for restaurants, bars and pubs in the UK. The company works with a wide range of venues from local restaurants, pubs to national chains and Michelin starred establishments.

Holiday Pirates LogoHolidayPirates, the UK arm of HolidayPirates Group, is a travel deals platform with a mission to make travel accessible and affordable for everyone. Their team of travel experts find and curate the best value-for-money deals from packages, flights and hotels, through to car hire, holiday homes, luxury stays and weekend breaks. HolidayPirates also work with leading travel brands to source exclusive offers that simply cannot be found anywhere else. They take the time and hassle out of finding genuine travel bargains by sharing deals directly across the website, WhatsApp, newsletters, mobile app, and on social media.

Imperial War Museums (1)Imperial War Museums is a global authority on conflict and its impact on people’s lives. They collect objects and stories that give an insight into people’s experiences of war, preserve them for future generations, and bring them to today’s audiences in the most powerful way possible. Their family of five museums (IWM London, Churchill War Rooms, HMS Belfast, IWM North and IWM Duxford) uncover the causes, course and consequences of war, from the First World War through to present-day conflict.

Kaleidoscope Travel Group

Kaleidoscope Travel Ltd provide a comprehensive ground handling service to Chinese incoming tours. All services are offered for FIT and groups including accommodation, transfers, sightseeing tours and attractions.

Learn Away LogoLearn Away are specialists in the planning and provision of bespoke educational group travel programmes for international students into Britain and the rest of Europe. Partnering with language schools and agencies, offering completely tailored education travel itineraries is their expertise with over 15 years experience in the EFL sector. Services include travel, accommodation, guides, attractions, meals and study tours.

London Gatwick Airport LogoLondon Gatwick Airport is the second largest airport in London and the United Kingdom. In 2023, London Gatwick is set to carry over 40 million passengers to over 220 destinations across 50 airline partners. London Gatwick has a wide airline portfolio from full service scheduled airlines to charter flights and low cost carriers. Located just 28 minutes from Central London, London Gatwick is the United Kingdom’s best connected airport by rail, and directly connects to more stations than any other European airport. Their two world-class terminals are home to over 80 internationally recognised shops and restaurant brands.

Palisis LogoPalisis is the leading technology provider of comprehensive sales and operations solutions for tourism and transportation businesses worldwide. Due to its rich experience specific market knowledge consumer centricity and process orientation, Palisis is the industry technology pacemaker. As a full-service provider, Palisis supports business processes and operational procedures with the most efficient and reliable solution available. Today, Palisis solutions are successfully and effectively used by customers in over 100 countries around the globe.

ScotRail (3)ScotRail is Scotland’s national rail operator, operating train services and stations across the whole of Scotland. They are passionate about promoting opportunities for visitors to explore Scotland by rail, giving them a true insight into our beautiful country. ScotRail is always happy to look at ways to collaborate with the travel trade.

Spirit of Scotland Show

The Spirit of Scotland Show, based in Edinburgh’s historic Old Town, has come to inhabit a central place in the city’s robust and thriving tourist industry. For several years, this dinner-and-a-show offering has embraced the zeitgeist of people’s hunger for ‘experiences’, and married it to Scotland’s ancient and undying ‘ceilidh culture’.

Tenon Tours Logo

Tenon Tours specialises in creating tailor made personalized itineraries and travel experiences for individuals, families and groups to the UK & Northern Ireland for North American clients. Their dedicated personal travel specialists provide a high level of service and expertise, working closely with clients to build the perfect, one-of-a-kind experience.

Viva City Logo

Viva City designs and builds WeChat Mini Programs, which companies use to engage with their Chinese customers. Mini Programs are just like regular apps but delivered through WeChat, which enables a brand to launch a product to the Chinese market quickly and offers consumers a user-friendly platform to engage with brands without typical firewall challenges experienced with websites. Mini Programs are particularly suitable for brands selling products and services directly to Chinese consumers, whether B2B or B2C and are also highly effective in improving the end-to-end customer experience. (1) – where groups come and where groups go. The first and ONLY 100% digital media platform within the UK coach & groups travel trade market, with active subscribers throughout UK, Europe and the USA, all of which have an active UK-tourism programme. A free to use end-user service, WeWantGroups are a fully accessible and custom built for desktops, tablets and smartphones, meaning users can browse and research at their leisure as well as opt in to receive our e-newsletters, solus emails and bi-weekly ‘Spotlight On’ features.