News & Views

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

Dame Judi Dench at Hever Castle

As seen on screen: Hever Castle display includes period costumes and unique items

Visitors to Hever Castle have the chance to see posters and costumes from films the attraction has appeared in as part of a new temporary exhibition.

Icarus by Nicola Godden at Borde Hill 2019

Borde Hill Gardens' sculpture exhibition celebrates 20th anniversary

More than 100 sculptures are now on display across Borde Hill Gardens in West Sussex as part of its summer events programme. 

Great Ocean Road, Australia

New Travelsphere tours to Australia, Africa and the Middle East

Tour operator Travelsphere has launched a new collection of tours including a 14-day Namibian Adventure and a trip to Jordan’s Ancient Wonders. 


Latest issue

GLT Magazine Cover April 2019

Your May edition includes:

• Britain's Best Iconic Attractions
• Ideas for trips this Autumn & Winter
• Coventry, Channel Islands, Iceland

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The Prince of Egypt artwork

Dreamworks' The Prince of Egypt to run in the West End

Based on the Dreamworks Animation film, The Prince of Egypt will open in the West End for a 32-week run in February 2020. 

Peppa Pig's Best Day Ever

One for the kids: Peppa Pig latest tour is the 'Best Day Ever'

Stuck for ideas that will appeal to families with young children? Fear not as Peppa Pig’s Best Day Ever will tour from the 18th October, opening at the Dartford Orchard Theatre. 

The Vikings ready for battle at Kynren - an epic tale of England

Kynren adds Viking drama to epic outdoor performance

The annual spectacle will return at the end of June for what is billed as the UK’s biggest outdoor theatre performance, with a 1000-strong cast adding The Year of the Viking to this year’s Kynren - an epic tale of England in County Durham.


Exhibit at the GLT Show


Don’t miss out on exhibiting at our fantastic new venue with the Group Leisure & Travel Show at the Marshall Arena, Stadium MK in Milton Keynes on 10th October 2019.

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Saga Cruises Spirit of Discovery enters the water

First sighting of Saga Cruises' Spirit of Discovery ship in Germany

Saga’s newest cruise ship, Spirit of Discovery, was unveiled for the first time on Sunday (12th May), floating out of the Building Hall at Meyer Werft Shipyard in Papenburg, Germany.

TUI River Cruises

New TUI River Cruises will launch in 2020

Tour operator TUI is expanding into the river cruise market after buying three ships that will set sail next summer.