What it’s like flying BA Club Europe right now, and more news from this week

Aug 7, 2021

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Each Saturday, we round up the top miles, points and travel news that you might have missed on TPG U.K. this week. Here’s what you need to know:

What it’s like flying in British Airways Club Europe right now

Debating whether it’s worth it to splurge for Club Europe? Here’s a look at what the experience is like right now.

UK removes quarantine requirement for fully vaccinated travellers from France, updates travel lists

In a late announcement on Wednesday, Grant Shapps detailed the latest changes to the traffic light system.

Coming soon: Earn Avios for fuel purchases at BP

You’ll soon be able to earn BA Avios for your fuel purchases at BP.

British Airways devalues short-haul redemptions on Cathay Pacific and Japan Airlines with no notice

BA suddenly devalued its short-haul awards with partners Cathay and JAL.

British Airways extends Book With Confidence policy and Future Travel Vouchers expiration again

In a piece of good news from BA, it extended its Book With Confidence policy this week.

TUI resumes long-haul holiday flights after 15-month hiatus

Leisure carrier TUI resumed its long-haul flying operation for the first time in 15 months.

Here’s what it’s like to fly to London as an American right now

TPG reporter Caroline Tanner flew to the U.K. as a fully vaccinated American — here’s what her experience was like.

Love travel? The Points Guy UK is hiring

Finally, TPG U.K. is hiring! If you always dreamed of working in travel, there are some great opportunities open. See what roles we are now hiring for.

Featured photo by Ben Smithson/The Points Guy.

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