Fourteen members and 11 partners have joined travel association Abta in the first three months of 2018.

There are two dual members, four retail members and eight trading as a principal.

The companies which became Abta members between January 1 and March 31 include adventure, cycling, group and rail travel specialists. They are:

Principal members

  • Lost Earth Adventures Ltd
  • Baba Holidays Ltd
  • Sportive Breaks Ltd
  • The Knavesmire Travel Group Ltd
  • Funktion Leisure Ltd
  • Transport Ltd
  • Melon Kugar Ltd
  • TruTravels Ltd

Retail members

  • Travel Stop Ltd
  • Fairway International Travel Ltd
  • Premier Travel (N.I.) Ltd
  • ITL World Travel Management Company Ltd

Dual members

  • Eurostar Holidays Ltd
  • Holiday Luxury Ltd

Abta’s 11 new partners include tourist boards to technology companies. They are:

  • Austrian National Tourist Office
  • Trustpay Global Ltd
  • Los Cabos Tourism Board
  • Journeyman Services Ltd
  • Trustly UK Ltd
  • Unify Communications Ltd
  • DriveAway
  • Waterfront Publishing Ltd
  • NetHost Legislation Ltd
  • BOARD M.I.T. Ltd
  • Associated Foreign Exchange Ltd

Mark Tanzer, Abta’s chief executive said: “We’re pleased to welcome a diverse range of new members and partners to Abta so far this year and we look forward to working with them and supporting their businesses and customers. This year is a big year of change for the industry, and we are working closely with members and partners to provide them with the necessary guidance and expertise, as well as being the voice for the industry on these important matters.”