July 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);7/24/2009, p4
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs related to the travel industry in Great Britain. Advantage Travel Centres Ltd. has named Willie Stewart of Stewart Travel as chairman of the organization. A new study by financial analyst Plimsoll shows that one in six tour operators could merge with other large operators as a result of the economic climate. According to a report released by the British Office for National Statistics, overseas trips taken by British residents during March-May 2009 dropped by 2%.


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