TITLE

WHAT THE EXPERTS SAY

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Travel Weekly (UK);4/30/2010, Vol. 5, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents views of several travel industry's executives regarding holidays in Great Britain and Ireland. Pali Badwal, operating director for parks, lodges and boating at Hoseasons, observes that for holiday parks in Great Britain, 2009 was a very strong year and will continue in 2010. Jason Brindle, sales and marketing director at Pontin's, says that holiday decisions will be influenced by the fluctuating pound and the continuing travel problems.
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51020914

 

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