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Whoever it was who said, "May you live in interesting times" could very well have been thinking about this year in Scotland. Right in the middle of a sporting Summer, we're saying goodbye to a World Cup that was memorable for a real mix of reasons - good and bad, and almost at the same time, hello to our own Commonwealth Games. And that's not to mention Wimbledon and the Scottish Open Golf. Let's wish our Commonwealth Games athletes, helpers and spectators a big, traditional Scottish welcome, and hopefully - regardless of our views on 'Yes' and 'No', we'll be able to look back proudly on a typically well-produced and couthy Scottish Games (Have a look at this week's edition of SPAA Today for an update on travel in and around Glasgow during the event). 

Our three major airports have been busier than ever all year, and the news of new services just keeps on coming - with Whizz announcing this week, it'll be expanding routes from Glasgow to Poland. UK, European, transatlantic and long haul routes have never been more varied, and cruise ship capacity continues to grow. We've never had a broader range of leisure - and business travel - services... click below left to read on!

 

Click here for SPAA Scottish Independence Debate 2014 - Member Briefing

 

 

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A warm welcome from me to the futureSPAA section of our website. We're working in the travel sector in exciting times - with lots of new product and services developments coming along constantly. futureSPAA is here to keep you informed and represent your interests ... click on the gold button to read more from futureSPAA's Gayle Gordon

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