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Established 1921

Recent Blog Articles

11 January 2022

EMIRATES JANUARY DAILY PRIZE DRAW

Win daily prizes of flights for two on Emirates and a complimentary stay with one of our hotel partners!

7 January 2022 by

SPAA MEMBER UPDATE | Friday 7th January 2022

SPAA AGM 2021 + NEW YEAR NETWORKING LUNCH

6 January 2022

Travel Changes Will Restore Confidence

SPAA response to changes to pre departure testing and day 2 testing

6 January 2022 by

SPAA TRAVEL ADVICE ALERT | BREAKING NEWS

SCOTLAND TO ALIGN WITH UK NATIONS' CHANGES TO PRE-DEPARTURE COVID-19 TESTING REQUIREMENTS

17 December 2021

Air Transat’s Toronto service returns to Glasgow Airport

Resumption of popular Toronto service marks the return of the first route between Scotland and Canada in over a year

10 September 2021

The Fear Factor Must Stop – Message From The Scottish Passenger Agents’ Association at Centenary Dinner

The Scottish Passenger Agents’ Association (SPAA) celebrated 100 years since its founding with the message that the fear factor around international travel must stop.

13 July 2021

Comment on Today's First Minster Statement on Amber Country Travel

We expect that enquiries will increase now for summer holidays, but operators and airlines will require time to rearrange packages so it’s unlikely that the travel agent tills will be ringing later today.

20 June 2021

An Open Letter to the First Minister from the Scottish Passenger Agents’ Association

Dear First Minister, In case you hadn’t noticed- and to be frank we think you either haven’t noticed or you don’t care; Travel is grounded. Travel is beached. Travel has run aground. Travel is a sinking ship.

14 June 2021

Travel Day of Action - 23 June Holyrood

A MESSAGE FROM JO DOOEY - SPAA PRESIDENT It's coming up on 18 months since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, and Scotland's and the UK's travel and tourism sectors have reached a critical time. No business sector has been more restricted or damaged by the effec