It is with great sadness that British Region advise of the recent passing of Pauline Dawson (HVP)and Life member of the Region. Many members will remember Pauline for her unfailing support of the Association and her organisation of several Conventions. The funeral will be held at North East Surrey Crematorium, Lower Morden Lane, SM4 4NU at 3.20pm on Monday 25th March with a celebration of her life at Morden Hall, SM4 5JD immediately afterwards. If any member wishes to attend or send condolences, these should go to Alfred Smith Funeral Directors, Rose Hill, Surrey. Tel: 02086449607, or donations can be made to the Altzheimer's Society.(posted 17/03/19)
Report of the meeting with Georges Depoorter as Chairman of IATM with Alderman Koen Kennis of the City of Antwerp on 06 March last. Please contact by email if you have any queries, questions or comments.(posted 11/03/19)
IATM, Annual Accounts 2018. We are pleased to publish the final accounts for the year ended 31st August 2018, prior to the AGM in Sicily. To view the accounts please click on this link (posted 17/12/18).
The Latest December Bulletin is now available to view using the link on the British Region Bulletin section.(posted 17/12/18).
IATM, The Latest Newsletter is now available for all members. Please log on with your user name and password and go to Members/Newsletters to access this (posted 5/11/18).
Käthe Wohlfahrt in York Stonegate 17:
Käthe Wohlfahrt are proud to announce the opening of their New, year-round Christmas Store in York/ England. The beautiful store is located in the old town of York only a few minutes away from York Minster and in the well-known house called “Mulberry Hall”. The House was built in the 15th Century and is one of the oldest houses in town. It fascinates by its remarkable architectural style.
Opening hours: Monday – Saturday (10 a.m. – 5.30 p.m.): Sunday (11 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
Please support our loyal Allied member if you are working over the autumn/winter period, or at any time during the coming year. For further information contact Eva Stodal at Käthe Wohlfahrt (posted 22/10/18)
ETOA & Brexit
On Wednesday 25th April, Tom Jenkins, CEO, ETOA, the European Tour Operators Association, gave evidence to the European Parliament’s Committee on Transport and Tourism. (click link for more details)(posted 01/05/18)
Tour providers who offer tours of the 'Wallen' – Amsterdam’s red light district – will face stricter rules from April this year. Guides giving tours to groups of five or more people will need a permit to enter the area. (posted 12/03/18)
New rules for guiding tours in Bruges and the links on how to apply for a licence in Dutch, French, German, English, Spanish and Italian.
The Netherlands Region is pleased to announce that IVOR became a new associate member. IVOR is thé Institute of Education for Tour Managers. They are leading in the Netherlands and they are also ANVR certified. The training is for incoming and outgoing tourism. (posted 16/10/17)
08 August 2017. The latest edition of On the Road magazine is now available on line.Click this link to access it. On the Road has also advised that Albatross and Voyages Jules Verne are recruiting experienced Tour Managers for the 2018 season.
A reminder from the Moulin Rouge of the dress code required for all clients.
Correct clothing required. Jacket, tie and shoes appreciated. Shorts, bermudas, sports clothes and flip-flops are not allowed. In case of non-respect of this dress code, we will be obliged to refuse clients access to the venue.(posted 22/06/2017)
IATM members resident in EU States are reminded that Citybond offers a discount for travel insurance. Click the link above for further information. (Member log-in required).(posted 07/07/2014)