Wet weather drives holiday sales boom

Wet weather has led to a boom in sales of overseas package holidays, but the domestic industry has not been as badly hit as expected.

21st July, 2007

Wet weather has led to a boom in sales of overseas package holidays, but the domestic industry has not been as badly hit as expected.

Budget Travel and Sunway claim to have increased sales by up to 30 per cent, while Falcon JWT have already sold thousands of holidays from their summer 2008.

According to Budget’s figures, y ear-on-year capacity for June increased at Dublin, Cork and Shannon airports.

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