Bits: BA A350 and Club Suite for Tel Aviv, 12% Hilton cashback with Visa Offers, BP leaving Nectar on 31st May

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: British Airways adding Tel Aviv as the 3rd Club Suite destination British Airways will make Tel Aviv the third destination to receive the new Club Suite business class seat. A brand new A350, with the new Club Suite seat, will launch on […]

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Virgin Atlantic bidding for Thomas Cook’s long-haul business – but does it make sense?

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

Sky News reported last night that Virgin Atlantic has bid for Thomas Cook’s long-haul operation. This is, primarily, a Manchester-based business although Cook also flies long-haul from Gatwick and, in Summer, Glasgow. Virgin Atlantic and Thomas Cook have been fighting for control of the Manchester […]

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Last chance: to book Flybe with Avios, to save your Flybe Avios account and buy cheap IHG and Virgin points

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

With the end of the month approaching, I wanted to remind you of four key things happening on 30th April or 1st May. Last chance to book Flybe flights using Avios Avios and Flybe are ending their partnership on 30th April.  Details are on the […]

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Bits: new BA Galleries Club lounge at New York JFK to open, Amex / Laithwaites cashback offer, BA cuts Jo’burg

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: New British Airways lounge at New York JFK about to open There is good news for anyone heading to New York next week.  The fully refurbished British Airways Galleries Club lounge is about to open. The lounge partly opened last week.  British […]

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How Amex Membership Rewards members can buy miles for up to 50% off

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

One of the lesser known features of the American Express Membership Rewards programme is the ability to buy up to 10,000 Membership Rewards points per year for 1.5p each. This facility is mentioned on the Amex website here – scroll down to Clause 3 – although […]

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Bits: BA sending gifts if you’ve flown to the moon!, Virgin sale ends today, Dot to Dot music festival

Written by Rob @ Head for Points

News in brief: Special BA gifts if you have flown to the moon! British Airways is sending out a special gift to Executive Club members who have ‘flown it to the moon and back’. Some members who have flown more than 477,710 miles on British […]

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