Conor Wynne

Editor for Web and eNews

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      DARTing to Dubai!

      Dublin commuters have a new destination on their DART service … Dubai! To promote its new daily Dublin – Dubai service starting on 9th January 2012, Emirates has rebranded an entire DART train – inside as well as outside. The United Arab Emirates airline will be offering First, Business and Economy Class...

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      Sense Of Flying

      This is a flight NOT to be recommended to your clients! Website rawstory.com has posted this film...

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      Oscars Night for the Irish Travel Industry

      On Friday 25th November 2011 nearly 300 principals and representatives of Ireland’s top travel companies and travel...

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      Sunway says “Thanks” at Casino Royale

      Sunway took over the plush Sports Emporium and hosted Irish travel agents and media as a thank...

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      Silverseas Team Visits Ireland

      The Silverseas sales team of Mike Bonner and Priti Mehta were in Ireland to bring leading cruise agents up to date on the luxury cruise line’s plans for 2012. They visited both Dublin and Belfast and outlined the planned itineraries for all six  ships in the Silverseas fleet, across the seven continents....

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      Collier departs for London City Airport

      London City Airport (LCY) has announced that CEO, Richard Gooding OBE, is to step down from his...

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      Club Travel Celebrates 40th Birthday

      Club Travel celebrated 40 years in the travel business (an exceptional achievement in this day and age)...

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      Emirates Announces Earlybird Fares from Dublin

      Emirates have announced its Earlybird fares for travel from Dublin to a range of worldwide destinations to celebrate the launch of services on 9th January 2012.    Earlybird Economy Class return fares include Dublin – Dubai from €505; Durban from €689; Perth from €905; Mumbai from €445 and Kochi starting from €499. All prices...

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      United Airlines to Launch Manchester – Washington DC Non-Stop Service in May 2012

      United Continental Holdings, Inc. have announced that United Airlines will launch daily non-stop service from Manchester to its Washington DC hub, Dulles International Airport, effective 2nd May 2012 (westbound), subject to government approval.   “We are delighted to offer our customers non-stop service to Washington DC, in addition to New York,” said Bob...

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      Travelport Launches ‘Lowest Public Rate’ Hotel Programme

      Travelport has recently launched a new hotel programme that gives Travelport GDS-connected travel agents guaranteed access to the lowest publicly available rates from a wide range of global hotel groups. Launched recently on both the Galileo and Worldspan GDS, the ‘Lowest Public Rate Programme’ already has more than 40 participating hotel brands signed...

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      Etihad Launches Fantastic Fares

      Etihad Airways, is offering up to 45% off fares to certain destinations in a ‘Fantastic Falling Fares’ promotion. The promotion starts today and finishes on Friday 4th November with some particularly low special Coral Economy Class fares, such as Australia from €604, Abu Dhabi from €378 and South Africa from €405. All fares...

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      Etihad Airways has won the award for “Best Business Class” at the 2011 Biz Travel Forum in Milan.

        In its ninth year, the Biz Travel Forum is a travel trade exhibition, involving services and...

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      NZ Oil Spill Update

      The MV Rena which ran aground on Astrolabe Reef north east of the port of Taraunga 20 days ago is still in one piece despite large cracks through it’s mid-section. Salvors have pumped around half of the 1700 tonnes of oil left on board into a waiting barge and continue to make...

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      New Zealand North Island Natural Gas Pipeline Leak Advice

      Yesterday the Maui pipeline which provides much of the northern North Island with natural gas was shut down due to a leak. The leak is located in a remote area north of New Plymouth. It is expected it may take approximately 3-4 days to repair. Not all supply lines have been affected however...

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      Thomas Cook Ireland Rebrands

      Thomas Cook have decided to merge the Panorama and Sunworld brands together to become Thomas Cook Ireland. John Kinane, Managing Director, Thomas Cook Ireland said the re-brand would create the most comprehensive holiday offering on the market. “Under the Thomas Cook umbrella we will now cater for a vast array of holiday...

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      Ethiopian Airlines to Code Share with Singapore Airlines

      Ethiopian Airlines has announced that it will start code sharing with Singapore Airlines as of the 1st of November 2011, providing its customers with the option of flying to Singapore. The code share agreement allows passengers of both carriers to have wider choices of services between Aisia & Africa. According to the...