I flew Delta One long-haul with a baby during coronavirus – how did I find it? (Part 1)

This is my review of Delta One business class from Atlanta to Frankfurt, with a baby, during Covid-19. To be honest I thought that our first flight with the baby would be different – and that my husband would join us.  I also wasn’t planning […]

I flew Delta One long-haul with a baby during coronavirus – how did I find it? (Part 2)

This is part two of my review of flying Delta One business class from Atlanta to Frankfurt with a baby during Covid-19. If you haven’t read Part 1 of my Delta One business class review, I recommend starting there – click here.  It covers the […]

REMINDER: Nutmeg offering up to 300,000 Avios with ISAs, pensions, Junior ISAs, Lifetime ISAs and General Investment Accounts

Nutmeg is back with its best Avios offer to date, giving you the opportunity to collect up to 300,000 Avios to save towards your future trips away. If you’re dreaming of your next getaway, this could be the offer for you. 

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£49 B&B deal at Jurys Inn and Leonardo Hotels via Travelzoo

Travelzoo has launched a very short term – possibly Tue/Wed only – deal with Jurys Inn and Leonardo Hotels. Over 30 hotels across the two brands are available for £49 bed and breakfast. If you want a longer stay, 2 nights B&B is £89 and […]

Has Len McCluskey admitted that Unite’s actions increased the BA redundancies?

If you work for British Airways as cabin crew or in parts of engineering, you would have found out on Friday whether your job was safe or if you had been made redundant.  Other parts of the business will find out their fates this week. […]

Received a Harrods American Express card invitation? This is what it offers.

The Harrods American Express card is a little-known product which is not freely available, a little like the new Vitality American Express card launched last year. Historically, the Harrods American Express card was only meant to be available to Gold and Black members of the […]

Lounge update: Virgin Atlantic moving into Plaza Premium Heathrow T2, more Aspire lounges opening

Lounge news in brief: Virgin Atlantic to use the Plaza Premium lounges at Heathrow Terminal 2 Whilst Heathrow’s Terminal 3 remains closed, Virgin Atlantic flights are arriving and departing from Terminal 2. At present, there are no lounge facilities in place for Virgin Atlantic customers. […]

HFP EXCLUSIVE: Get up to 10,000 bonus Avios on hotel bookings at Kaligo.com

Head for Points and hotel booking site Kaligo.com, which awards Avios with every hotel you book, are running an EXCLUSIVE promotion during August and early September. This is the fourth time we have run an offer like this with Kaligo.com and they have always been […]

Club Suite rollout: has your chance of getting the new British Airways business class seat improved with Covid-19?

Last year, British Airways revealed its plans for the rollout of its new Club Suite business class seat at its Capital Markets Day.  How has this plan survived coronavirus? What was the original Club Suite roll-out plan? The original British Airways plan was for 33% […]

What are Club Eurostar points worth? We do the maths – adding in the new fees

What are Club Eurostar points worth? I had pondered this question – without answering it – in various articles, including this one on which is the best American Express Membership Rewards points redemption. Back in December 2019, I finally sat down and looked – objectively […]

Get 3,000 bonus Radisson Rewards hotel points, worth £10, for your first app booking

Radisson Rewards, the Radisson Blu / Radisson RED / Park Inn / Park Plaza hotel group, has a good promotion to encourage you to book with their mobile app. You will earn 3,000 bonus Radisson Rewards points for the first cash stay you book via […]

Is British Airways permanently closing short-haul from Gatwick?

On Friday evening, British Airways told the majority of its staff whether or not they still had jobs.  The anecdotal evidence is that London Gatwick was hit substantially harder than London Heathrow which has led to increased suspicion that the short-haul network will be permanently shuttered. […]

What is the British Airways temporary catering like in First Class?

Two months ago, British Airways revealed its temporary coronavirus in-flight catering. Unlike other airlines, BA reconstructed its food offering from scratch. The old recipes and menus went out the window, to be replaced with a smaller, more limited selection. The change also involved a move […]

You can now fly from Heathrow to Teesside International with Eastern Airways

Eastern Airways, formerly a Flybe franchise, has announced flights to Heathrow from its base at Teesside International (formerly Durham Tees Valley Airport). This is a new route for Eastern, and there have been no Heathrow flights from Teesside since bmi British Midland dropped the route […]

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