Domestic operators are confident

June 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);6/5/2009, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that the British tour operators are happy on increase in the value of pound with regard to the American dollar and the euro. The pound is worth $ 1.65, up from a low of $ 1.34 earlier in 2009, while it has also increased against the euro and is worth £ 1.15. Richard Carrick, chief executive officer of Hoseasons said that the operators had seen a 25% 15% and 5% year-on-year increase in bookings for holiday parks in Great Britain, cottages and boats respectively.


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