We're very pleased to announce that we are launching an apprenticeship programme across our business. This opportunity is open to anyone 18 or over and is a great way to develop your travel trade knowledge and build on your skill set.  Apprenticeships are an ideal way to start your career as they combine on-the-job training with off-the-job learning, and provide an effective w ...

When it comes to travel and food, we’re sold! As well as discovering new destinations and exciting cultures, sampling the local cuisine is always a memorable and enjoyable portion of any trip. We’ve rounded up our favourite destinations for the best adventures in flavour, all within easy reach when travelling with British Airways:   LYON, FRANCE As the gastronomic capital of ...

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Well, what a weekend! From a star studded ‘party’ flight to celebrate the launch of British Airways’ new service to the ‘Big Easy’ to the craziest carnival atmosphere I’ve ever encountered, and Creole cuisine that could set your taste buds alight. Let’s start with the VIP flight, and let me tell you it was like nothing I’ve experienced before. Forget settling down in your comf ...

British Airways’ VIP charter flight to New Orleans with 180 guests who have enjoyed the Mardi Gras party flight with live performances from Nicole Scherzinger and jazz artist YolanDa Brown, is heading home tonight. Jodie Kidd joined the star-studded flight, along with Made in Chelsea stars Oliver Proudlock and Georgia Toffolo and models Danielle Peazer and Emma Louise ...

Twenty six year-old Hannah Smith from Aberdeen had booked a holiday to the party town to celebrate being cancer-free, after falling ill with a rare malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumour at the age of just 24. The rare illness, which saw Hannah undergo painful treatment for a year, left her with difficulties walking. But she and her pals were astonished when they arrived at ...

British Airways has created a fairy tale in New York by surprising a couple from Cambridge with the ultimate honeymoon. Hanna and Tom Bowran had to delay the special holiday, after their daughter Lucy was born suffering from a rare condition which meant she needed vital hospital treatment So, months later when they arrived at Heathrow for their December honeymoon to New York, ...

1.5 million customers flying during the festive period 23 December is the busiest day to get-away Top destinations: Australia, Bermuda, Innsbruck and Whistler With Christmas being one of the most popular times for family travel, British Airways is gearing up for another busy winter, flying more than 1.5 million customers over the Christmas period.* Kicking off the yulet ...

British Airways has revealed its annual travel predictions for the year ahead selecting the top 17 must see-destinations for 2017. Celebrities, new routes, TV programmes and films all influence the top travel predictions. The highly anticipated new season of House of Cards has put Washington DC firmly on the map and a number of new shorthaul destinations rank among the top pi ...

Dancers from the internationally renowned Bolshoi Ballet and classical superstar Katherine Jenkins staged the world’s first ballet and musical performance in the air, to celebrate the launch of British Airways’ Dreamliner flights from London Heathrow to Moscow, Russia. Lucky passengers on the inaugural flight of the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner were taken to new heights with an inc ...