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SPAA 15k Tartan Walk for CHAS

Saturday 04 October 2014

CHAS logo SPAA Council members are making a 15km sponsored walk around Glasgow City to raise money for CHAS, the Children's Hospice Association Scotland.

Council members will be joined by some of our associate members and friends - Shirley from Emirates, Nicola from United Airlines and Kevin Stewart representing Tulloch Homes.

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The UK travel business has come a long, long way in the past 30 years or so. For many of these years, it's hard to disagree, most of us - suppliers and agents alike - were on a race to the bottom, desperately trying to compete on price alone. It was all (certainly mostly) about discount, and if anything proved that point, it was the emergence and huge growth of low-cost and no-frills airlines.

Of course, the no-frills carriers have found a permanent place in the vast range of travel products but its also been refreshing to see, in more recent years, a new pursuit of quality and innovation too. Cruise lines like Silversea and Royal Caribbean International - both of which have recently had high profile events for agents - have created new levels of... click below left to read on!

 

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