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All the latest news across our Focus Travel Partnership network.

Focus turned 20 last year, Focus became an adult this year!

Focus turned 20 last year, Focus became an adult this year!

“Where should I go?" - Alice. "That depends on where you want to end up." - The Cheshire Cat. ― Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass We currently find ourselves in unchartered waters trying to establish a way forward - for...

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Travel Suppliers through a crisis – Hazel Dawson

Travel Suppliers through a crisis – Hazel Dawson

In the role of Commercial Manager for the Focus Travel Partnership, I work as the intermediary between our members and our travel suppliers, providing support and guidance to our 60 partner TMCs but also continuing to drive the relationship with our travel suppliers...

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Pascal Benn – Technology through a crisis

Pascal Benn – Technology through a crisis

Our industry has faced many crises before, but the current situation is unlike any other. Never before have we faced a global and highly sustained shutdown of travel with no clear view as to the future. Whilst the situation is bleak, I find it fascinating and am so...

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Q&A with Focus CEO Abby Penston

Q&A with Focus CEO Abby Penston

The last month has seen unprecedented changes to our lives and industry. At Focus it has been our top priority to support and guide our partners during this time. We asked our CEO Abby Penston what the team has been up to and what their key objectives are during this...

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Focus Thanks

Focus Thanks

Over the last month we have all faced many trials and tribulations, sadly many of us personally and most of us professionally. When reflecting on this crisis so far and all the challenges that it has bought to our Business Travel community in particular, it has also...

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Repatriation ‘Helping you get home’ Project

Repatriation ‘Helping you get home’ Project

In response to the global Covid-19 Coronavirus pandemic, Focus Travel Partnership set up a short-term repatriation project aimed at bringing British nationals home. Abby Penston, CEO at Focus said: “During March we realised that people were stuck overseas and we had...

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