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The Independence Referendum is getting close now, and the two campaigns are front and centre in the media pretty much constantly. Meanwhile, in the background, the SPAA in collaboration with ABTA is in active discussion with the relevant MSP's from the four main parties at Holyrood.  Our Political Convener Sandy MacPherson, together with ABTA’s Stephen D’Alfonso, is undertaking a series of meetings in which discussions focus on issues which would impact on our industry in the event of a ‘Yes’ vote on the 18th September. Topics include currency, EC membership, consumer financial protection (CAA/ATOL regulations), cross-border trade, taxation, Air Passenger Duty, E111 and the Package Travel Directive. It's a very full agenda, but these are all issues on which our members have voiced their concerns and ... 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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