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Written on 12th April 2019
TAG staff named as finalists in four categories at The Business Travel People Awards 2019
TAG is extremely proud to have been recognised once again in multiple categories at The Business Travel People Awards 2019.
Written on 28th March 2019
WOW air ceases operation
Icelandic carrier WOW air has officially ceased operation today, 28th March 2019 and all WOW air flights have been cancelled.
Written on 20th March 2019
Istanbul Ataturk Airport will cease operations and move to new Istanbul Airport
The relocation operation will carried out between 3:00am 5th April 2019 - 12:00am 7th April 2019 (GMT+3).
Written on 28th February 2019
TAG announces opening of new office in Leeds
TAG, the award-winning travel and event management company, announces the opening of its latest UK office in Leeds city centre.
Written on 8th January 2019
Join TAG as a VIP Guest in February at The PA Show 2019
Our TAG Corporate team will attend the event on both days. Please come and find us at the stand F24O.
Written on 20th December 2018
Fly British Airways to Moscow
You now have the choice of a daily flight to Sheremetyevo International airport to the north west of the city, in addition to Domodedovo International, to the south east.
Written on 17th December 2018
Learn all about Pulitzer Amsterdam’s unique design features in this interview with the hotel’s Creative Director, Jacu Strauss
The founder of the hotel, Peter Pulitzer, bought the first twelve canal houses in 1968. By 1970, he had collected twenty-five houses, interlinked them together and created Pulitzer Amsterdam.
Written on 17th December 2018
Design Hotels™ Presents: Hotel Zoo Berlin
Fantasy meets luxury at this whimsical property. Built in 1889 as a private residence, the building’s legacy as a hotel began in 1911.
Written on 17th December 2018
Cakes and Bubbles by Albert Adrià
Hotel Café Royal has recently launched Cakes & Bubbles by Albert Adrià, who was voted the World’s Best Pastry Chef.
Written on 13th December 2018
Access in the Blink of an Eye
CLEAR® uses your eyes and fingertips to help you breeze through security at 35+ airports and stadiums across the country. Have TSA Pre✓ ®, or Global Entry?
Written on 12th November 2018
The Appointment Group launches new image, marking a new era for the company
The Appointment Group, the award-winning travel and event management company, announces a bold, new and modernised image, more reflective of the company’s values.
Written on 9th November 2018
Ruth Hilton joins The Appointment Group (TAG) to develop its Private Clients leisure division in the UK
The Appointment Group (TAG) announces the appointment of Ruth Hilton as a Commercial Contractor for its Private Clients division.
Written on 2nd November 2018
The Appointment Group (TAG) announces senior team expansion with the appointment of Chairman, CTO and CPO
The Appointment Group (TAG) announces the appointment of Terry Williamson as non-executive Chairman of the Board.
Written on 16th October 2018
Say howdy to Nashville and Pittsburgh with British Airways
British Airways (BA) are pleased to announce the launch of their first direct flight from the UK to Pittsburgh, and the expansion of a new Nashville route to a daily service.
Written on 2nd October 2018
Lufthansa Group presents something new to it's fleet
Austrian Airlines: Choose Premium Economy with Austrian Airlines for your long-haul flight Travelling with Austrian Airlines means that you will experience a flight in comfort. Whether you are travelling .
Written on 1st October 2018
New Head Bartender at the American Bar at The Savoy
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Written on 27th September 2018
Discover extraordinary suites at Pulitzer Amsterdam
Pulitzer Amsterdam is a luxury hotel set within 25 restored 17th and 18th century canal houses, in one of Amsterdam’s chicest and trendiest neighbourhoods. Blending traditional and modern Dutch craftsmanship and service, the hotel offers tranquil inner gardens, a lobby café, hotel bar, restaurant that serves simple yet beautifully crafted dishes and 225 unique guest rooms.
Written on 25th September 2018
Qantas leads the way in ultra long haul flying
Qantas’ exciting project to launch the world's first scheduled direct services between London and Sydney is progressing. With an anticipated start date of 2022, the airline has provided more details on how the project is going.
Written on 18th September 2018
UK passports in the event of a no-deal Brexit
Courtesy of the GTMC, they have prepared a fact sheet about the implications a no-deal Brexit will have on UK passport holders. The government is publishing technical notices as part of its preparation for the possibility of the UK leaving the European Union in March next year without a deal.
Written on 21st August 2018
The Appointment Group Second UK Training Academy Graduation
It is with immense pleasure The Appointment Group (TAG) announces the graduation of its second Training Academy for the UK. To celebrate, Travelport hosted a graduation ceremony on Friday, 17th August 2018 at their office in Langley.
Written on 28th June 2018
British Airways Upgrade to First offer
A free, one-way upgrade to First when booking an eligible return flight in Club World with British Airways. The First cabin provides the opportunity to relax in exclusive First lounges and enjoy complimentary spa treatments before a flight.
Written on 27th June 2018
The Appointment Group is in the Travel Weekly Power List 2018
For more than 10 years, Travel Weekly have complied an annual list of the largest, most successful travel companies in the travel industry, based on sales. The Appointment Group (TAG) is extremely proud to have secured a place in the latest list, at number 40, of the most respected ranking of travel management companies.
Written on 21st June 2018
Changes to UK Aviation security
Governments aviation security measures that were introduced all inbound direct flights to the UK from the following countries: Egypt, Jordan Lebanon Saudi Arabia Tunisia, Turkey Restrictions on carrying large phones, laptops and tablets in the cabin have been lifted on all UK bound flights from the following airports: Antalya (Turkey) Bodrum (Turkey) Cairo (Egypt) Dalaman (Turkey) Hurghada (Egypt) Istanbul Atatürk (Turkey) Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen (Turkey) Izmir (Turkey) Luxor (Egypt) Marsa Alam (Egypt) Tunis-Carthage International (Tunisia) Passengers on flights where restrictions have been lifted will now be able to take large phones, laptops, tablets and accessories into the cabin with them. Restrictions have also been lifted on a number of individual airlines operating from other airports.