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  • Employment Law and the Election

    The general election has been announced for July 4th and depending on which party is elected to form the next government, the landscape of employment law and workers’ rights could change. As employers in the travel industry, it is important to understand what changes the main political parties propose to make, specifically to employment law in […]

  • 2024 Spring Budget — Key Announcements

    Recovering UK economy steered towards growth Amidst much anticipation Chancellor Jeremy Hunt delivered the Government’s Budget ahead of next year’s likely general election. Speculation that the Chancellor would include some significant announcements proved correct. Citing the positive progress the Government has made, the Chancellor announced that the UK economy is beginning to turn a corner […]

  • Travel & General Insurance Services is Back as a Proud Sponsor of Best Work Places in Travel for the Second Year!

    We are delighted to support Best Workplaces in Travel for the second consecutive year. Best Workplaces in Travel is an annual employee engagement survey and awards. Their survey provides top travel companies with critical insight into the key issues and drivers for people working in the travel industry, while their  awards celebrate the best performers […]

  • Risk, Safety and Crisis Management for a Sustainable Travel Industry

    We are excited to be involved as the headline sponsor for Sanderson Phillips and tranquilico.com inaugural seminar: Risk, Safety, and Crisis Management for a Sustainable Travel Industry Seminar” on April 23, 2024. Our Underwriting Director. Tejash Bhagani will be on a panel exploring Financial Risk and the pivotal role of insurance in shaping a resilient travel sector. Clients of t&g can […]

  • Autumn Statement 2023 — Key Announcements

    Risk adverse approach to aid recovering UK economy Under the possibility of a potential election date next year, Chancellor Jeremy Hunt delivered his Autumn Statement, a key note achievement of which was the continuing falling rate of inflation based on the latest forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility. Against the background of a seemingly […]

  • Why Cyber Insurance is being talked about

    One of the most talked about business insurances we offer to the Travel Sector is Cyber Insurance. Cyber insurance protects a Travel Company’s business from the expenses following a cyber incident or data breach and provides experienced technical support in the recovery process.  Comprehensive Cyber cover is important as Travel Organisers are very vulnerable to […]

  • The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement 2022 — WHA Summary

    Clarifying the Government’s economic focus after the confusion following the Mini Budget U-turns, the Chancellor championed the Government’s three economic priorities: stability, growth and public services. Amidst the backdrop of an economy in recession and struggling with the consequences of record inflation levels, Chancellor Jeremy Hunt delivered his Autumn Statement today. Clarifying the Government’s economic focus […]

  • WHA Mini-Budget Summary

    Chancellor Kwarteng reveals plan for tax cuts in mini-budget Kwasi Kwarteng was appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer on 6 September 2022 amidst a turbulent time for the Conservative Government, and within the wider context of financial hardship for many individuals and businesses. Chancellor Kwarteng’s first task was to deliver a mini-budget — effectively an emergency […]

  • German Travel newspaper fvw International interviewed Jakov Dolic, senior underwriter, Arcus Solutions (t&g’s European division) expansion into Germany

    More choice in insolvency protection by Jochen Eversmeier Friday, September 16, 2022 The former Swiss Re and Zurich specialist for travel price hedging Jakov Dolic is building up business in the German market for Arcus Solutions. With Arcus Solutions, a provider from abroad is entering the German hedging market for travel providers. He wants to […]

  • The State Funeral of HM Queen Elizabeth II will be a National Bank Holiday

    It has now been confirmed that the state funeral of HM Queen Elizabeth II will be on Monday 19th September 2022, which will also be a national bank holiday. The government have advised that this will allow individuals, businesses and other organisations to pay their respects to Her Majesty and commemorate her reign, while marking […]