News and Press Releases

2014 Archive

10/12/14

MONARCH APPOINTS GROUP CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

The Monarch Group, a leading independent travel group, today announces the appointment of Barry Nightingale as Group Chief Financial Officer with effect from January 2015.

03/12/14

THE MONARCH GROUP WELCOMES THE ABOLITION OF CHILDREN’S APD

(Luton, UK –3 December 2014) - The Monarch Group,the leading independent travel group, welcomes the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s announcement in his Autumn Statement today that Air Passenger Duty (APD) will be scrapped on air fares for children under the age of 12 from 1 May 2015 and for children under 16 from 2016.

01/12/14

MONARCH FOUNDATION ADDS NEW CHARITIES TO PENNIES PARTNERSHIP

The Monarch Foundation is adding two new charities to its partnership with Pennies, the electronic charity box which raises funds for its chosen charities. Blind Veterans and Just a Drop join the other four Foundation charities supported through Pennies.

17/11/14

MONARCH AIRLINES ENDS TOBAGO FLYING

Monarch, the leading scheduled airline to leisure destinations, has confirmed that its charter service to Tobago will finish at the end of April 2015.

10/11/14

The Monarch Foundation supports the 12th Homeless World Cup in Santiago, Chile

As part of The Monarch Group’s corporate responsibility programme, two Monarch employees recently travelled to South America as international volunteers at the 12th Homeless World Cup in Santiago, Chile from 19 - 26th October.