News & Views

The latest group travel news & views to help you organise great group trips.

Swinging 60s

Music tours of London with celebrity appearances

Group organisers can take their members on a magical music tour and may even end up ‘sitting next to’ a celebrity. 

CTA Chairman John Wales

Coach operators can now apply for grants from new £617m fund

Coach operators have now been added to the list of businesses who can apply to their local authority for grants of up to £25,000.

Coach travel

Updated: Owner of Shearings goes into administration with thousands of cancelled bookings

Specialist Leisure Group which includes coach companies Shearings and National Holidays has ceased trading due to the impact of Covid-19. 


Latest issue

GLT Magazine Cover

Your June edition includes:

• Your Most Memorable Days Out
• Scenic Rail Journeys
• Gosport & Portsmouth
• Plus: GTO Lynda Wright on 15 years of trips and the best attractions and destinations for music lovers...

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Julie Peasgood

The benefits of crafting and the best creative workshops


Julie shares a selection of the best creative craft workshops, all based in different parts of the UK, and suitable for all abilities.

On a virtual tour

Inventive researching, a positive cruise story and the issue of trust


Thoughts on virtual experiences, fake news and getting the balance right on a cruise story.