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  • Exit Checks Introduced at UK Borders

    Passengers leaving the UK on scheduled trips by plane, ferry or the Channel Tunnel will now be subject to exit checks, during which their passports will be scanned and data will be collected. The government already had access to information on …

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    Publish Date: 08/04/2015 16:30

  • CSR: Happy Easter!

    In preparation for the fast-approaching Easter holidays, our CSR team has been hard at work making sure that Statesman Travel extend their charitable acts into 2015 and beyond. At a time of the year when we begin to put names forward for …

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    Publish Date: 30/03/2015 11:00

  • The Statesman CSR Programme in 2014-15

    It's been an exciting 12 months here at Statesman. Rapid growth and awards like making the Inc 5000 Europe list have all been great reasons to get excited and celebrate the progress we've made. There is however, something we're even prouder of …

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    Publish Date: 09/03/2015 11:00

  • The Essential Guide for Business Travellers in 2015

    The savvy business traveller now manages to find the benefits in regular jet setting, enhancing their careers and personal lives simultaneously.  This comprehensive infographic designed by us at Statesman Travel is crammed with useful …

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    Publish Date: 14/01/2015 14:15

  • Drew Thomson Joins Statesman as Chairman

    We're delighted to announce that Drew Thomson, founder of Starcount and former Chief Executive of Airmiles, has today joined the Statesman Travel board as our new Chairman.We'd like to take this opportunity to welcome Drew to the company and also …

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    Publish Date: 23/12/2014 09:00

  • Statesman Santa Style Awards

    Hopefully you’re well and truly in the festive holiday mood. Thanks to the annual Christmas jumper day there’s always at least one day in the calendar where everyone can get in on the Christmas spirit.This year however, we decided to …

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    Publish Date: 19/12/2014 16:45

  • The Business Travel Agent Review: Air France & Charles De Gaulle

    A number of staff from Statesman Travel had the opportunity to enjoy the Air France experience on the London to Paris route, together with the Air France and SkyTeam and their business class lounges. This treat was complimented by an insight into …

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    Publish Date: 15/12/2014 16:30

  • Eurostar Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Brand New e320 Trains

    Eurostar celebrates it's 20th anniversay today by launching their brand new e320 trains.Four years ago I went to the launch of Eurostar’s new rolling stock. On the eve of their 20th anniversary, Jo Wheeler, Head of Supplier Relations, and I …

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    Publish Date: 14/11/2014 08:30

  • Top things to do on a business trip to New York

    As New York is one of the most visted business cities in the world we thought we would put together an article to help you figure out what to do between meetings there!New York, also known as the big apple or the city that never sleeps offers …

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    Publish Date: 15/10/2014 09:00

  • David Thomas Joins Statesman As Our New Sales Director

    We're delighted to announce that David Thomas has joined us as our new Sales Director from Portman Travel, where he previously held the role of Senior Vice President, Sales.You can read the full press release below. Welcome aboard David!LONDON: …

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    Publish Date: 13/10/2014 09:00

                                                         

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