How You Can Access the BA Concorde Room, and More News From This Week

Jul 6, 2019

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

How Can You Access the British Airways Concorde Room Lounge?

Learn how you can obtain access to BA’s famous Concorde Room lounges in Heathrow and JFK.

Family Accidentally Books Virgin’s Special New York Pride Party Flight, Has Time of Their Lives

On Virgin Atlantic’s fabulous Pride Flight, a family had little idea exactly what they were in for.

Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-900ER photographed in April 2016 by Chad Slattery.

From Nought to Business Class in a Day: Alaska Mileage Plan for the Beginner

The Alaska Mileage Plan can be one of the best programme options for UK flyers — if you know what to look for.

Lake Baikal in wintertime

How I Became a Flying Blue Platinum Member With 1 Mileage Run

One mileage run got this TPG UK contributor Flying Blue Platinum status. Learn how.

All-Biz to Newark: A Review of La Compagnie’s Brand-New Airbus A321LR

La Compagnie, the all-business-class airline, took delivery of its new A321LR aircraft. Find out what the experience was like.

Watch Airbus Paint British Airways’ First A350

As British Airways prepares to take delivery of its first A350, it’s released another video of Airbus painting the first aircraft.

Cancelled flights on airport board panel
Cancelled flights on airport board panel

British Airways Cancel Dozens of Flights to Abu Dhabi: Are You Entitled to Compensation?

British Airways flights between London (LHR) and Abu Dhabi (AUH) are facing a second summer of disruption with cancellations galore.

A Taste of the Far East: Singapore Airlines’ SilverKris Lounge at Heathrow Terminal 2

A quiet lounge at times can make this option a good one at Heathrow’s Terminal 2.

Featured photo by Christian Kramer / The Points Guy.

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