Recent Blog Articles
Comment on Changes To Travel Corridors
“At last, a piece of positive new for the travel industry as some key countries for leisure travel are added to the safe list"
Show Your Support For Your Travel Industry!
We’re gauging interest in a travel industry show of strength in our continued efforts to demand sector specific support for our industry from both the Scottish and UK governments.
Our response to Grant Shapps' comments at ABTA Conference
Scotland’s travel agents have hit back at Grant Shapps’ insistence that ‘there’s been billions of pounds of support for the travel industry’. Shapps made his comments during the ABTA Travel Convention.
Travel Industry Mental Health Survey
Following World Mental Health Day, TTG Media has launched a survey to build a bigger picture of the pressures faced by travel professionals
Sign our petition to help it get to 100k signatures and secure a Parliamentary Debate
SPAA Creates Video To Outline To MPs and MSPs The Dire Position Of Scotland's Travel Agencies
On the day it is announced that Turkey is removed from the safe list, the SPAA launches an impactful video
Comment on Chancellor's Jobs Support Scheme
The newly announced Jobs Support Scheme is to be welcomed cautiously as it provides a better short-term solution for employees than an extension of the furlough scheme. It’s gratifying to see that the scheme is to be focused towards supporting SMEs to hel
Comment On The First Minister's Announcement Today on October Holidays
Mike Tibbert, vice president of the SPAA says, “The First Minister’s comments in the Scottish Parliament today telling Scots not to book travel overseas for the October break if it is not essential were unnecessary, wholly gratuitous, and extremely damagi
An Open Letter to The Scottish and UK Governments fromthe Scottish Passenger Agents’ Association
The Scottish travel industry is literally fighting for survival. We are calling on the Scottish and UK Governments to introduce an immediate strategy to protect air routes in order to safeguard the whole Scottish travel industry.