Wales

Darren Calpin sets off on the South Wales stretch of the M4. His mission? To use this teasing conveyor belt as a gateway to the region’s hidden gems Did you know that South Wales is less than 150 miles from both London and Nottingham? Indeed, most people living in...
The smart choice for rail users

The smart choice for rail users

Corporate travellers using Evolvi Rail Systems’ rail booking channels saw the average price of a ticket fall again last year – despite a 3.3% headline increase in fares in January 2018.   Analysis of the 9.4m transactions undertaken through Evolvi in 2018 confirms an...
Watts Gallery is out of this world…

Watts Gallery is out of this world…

Based just outside Guildford, Watts Gallery – Artists’ Village is not only dedicated to the life and works of Victorian artists G F and Mary Watts, but also to a diverse temporary exhibitions programme. April sees it venture far beyond the Surrey hills, as the gallery...
The lynx effect…

The lynx effect…

Newquay Zoo has bid farewell to one of its most popular animals – Tink the Carpathian lynx – as part of the European Endangered Species Programme. Tink has moved to the Alpine Zoo in Innsbruck, Austria, with the hope that she’ll become a mum and help secure the...
CTA appoints new Communications Director

CTA appoints new Communications Director

The Coach Tourism Association (CTA) has appointed Helen Bowron, pictured here, to the new position of Communications Director. Helen has extensive experience of the group travel industry, including working with an inbound ground handler, a Japanese wholesaler, a...