Trade reply to increased levy is muted

May 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);5/1/2009, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the dull response given by Great Britain's travel industry to a proposal to increase the consumer levy on air travel organisers' licensing (ATOL)-protected holidays to £3, as given by country's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). According to South West Independent Federation of Travel Agents' spokesman Anthony Goord, although they are not happy with the proposal, they don't seem to have any other alternatives.


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