16 Branches To Reopen Under Midcounties’ “Co-operative Travel” Brand

MIDCOUNTIES CO-OPERATIVE SET TO ENTER AGREEMENT WITH CENTRAL ENGLAND CO-OPERATIVE'S TRAVEL RETAIL BUSINESS. 16 bRANCHES TO rEOPEN uNDER mIDCOUNTIES "CO-Operative Travel Brand" Co-operative Travel, the retail travel division of Midcounties Co-operative, the UK’s largest independent consumer co-operative, has announced that it intends to enter into an agreement with Central England Co-operative to transfer 16 of … Continue reading 16 Branches To Reopen Under Midcounties’ “Co-operative Travel” Brand

Co-operative Travel Celebrates Return To The High Street!

Co-operative Travel Celebrates Return To The High Street With A £75 Voucher For New Holiday Bookings Co-operative Travel branches are opening their doors once more, as part of a phased return to the high street. All our branches will initially operate an appointment-only system. You can book your appointment via http://www.cooptravel.co.uk/request-an-appointment and, when the appointment … Continue reading Co-operative Travel Celebrates Return To The High Street!

What to expect at the airport when travelling from June 2020

As the world slowly emerges from months of restrictions, passenger air travel is set to resume soon. However, the experience of traveling will likely be very different in the era of social distancing and medical tests. As airlines begin resuming their flights, what will passenger travel look like in the near future? We look at … Continue reading What to expect at the airport when travelling from June 2020

Cheap Holidays – Our 2020 guide on finding the best deals

Traditional summer holiday We all know the price of holidays goes up during the summer months, so if you’re going away during the school holidays when demand is high then choosing a package holiday might be your cheapest option. Package holidays are often created with families in mind, and you can often find amazing deals … Continue reading Cheap Holidays – Our 2020 guide on finding the best deals

5 cheap summer destinations you should book this year!

We’ve picked some of our favourite cheap summer holiday destinations, to help you decide where you’ll be booking next! Let Co-operative Travel show you the holiday destinations likely to offer the best value in summer 2019. Greece We want to make finding your perfect summer getaway simple. If you are looking for a deal start … Continue reading 5 cheap summer destinations you should book this year!

Fairtrade Fortnight with Co-operative Travel

It’s Fairtrade Fortnight at Midcounties Co-operative. Running from 25th February to 10th March 2019, Fairtrade Fortnight is a celebration of the importance of Fairtrade. Fairtrade is a great way of being socially responsible – one of Co-operative Travel’s most important values – and helps ensure that workers in poorer countries are paid fair wages. We … Continue reading Fairtrade Fortnight with Co-operative Travel

Top Travel Tips

GET OFF TO A FLYING START Save yourself time, beat the queues and check-in online with the airline (downloading their app can make things even easier!). Avoid the stress and leave yourself plenty of time (ideally at least 2 hours) to check-in, get ready for your flight, and grab well-earned that first holiday drink! STAY … Continue reading Top Travel Tips

The top European festive markets in 2018

The twinkling lights, the jolly music, the warming tipples, the spiced snacks … is Christmas even Christmas before you visit a festive market? All over the globe, Christmas markets put families, friends, and acquaintances firmly in the holiday spirit. We might even say that it’s impossible to find a place more festive than a Christmas … Continue reading The top European festive markets in 2018

Sukie Rapal: Turkey sliders baked at 40°C – highly recommended

Head of Midcounties digital team Sukie Rapal recently returned from a heavenly visit to Antalya in Turkey, where she and her family fell in love with the resort’s food, weather, and water shoots. Let’s hear about the lows and the highs, and the slips and the slides of Sukie’s hot, hot holiday. Touching down in … Continue reading Sukie Rapal: Turkey sliders baked at 40°C – highly recommended