Longreach Travel - A Meon Valley Travel Company
Meon Valley Travel acquires schools group specialist Longreach Travel
Meon Valley Travel has acquired Longreach Travel to embrace one of the UK’s longest standing and best reputed schools group operators.
Under the new arrangement this will see Meon Valley Travel’s meetings, incentives, conference and events division grow to incorporate one of the most respected names in the business.
Longreach will continue its relentless growth in the specialist schools sector. The deal will also further strengthen Meon Valley’s MICE division as well as the overall group’s capability which also comprises specialist Repatriations, Leisure and Corporate disciplines.
Colin Boddy Director Meon Valley Travel said:-
“This acquisition of the fantastic Longreach business into the Meon family will bring a much enhanced service capability to our respective schools, groups and events customers within one distinct offering. Longreach’s proven track record in delivering exceptional levels of customer service and value complements our own ideals and I am delighted to welcome Jim and the team into the group”.
Jim Long Managing Director Longreach Travel said:-
“We are delighted to be joining the Meon Valley Travel group of companies. Meon Valley’s professional and experienced team will enable Longreach Travel to move forward to develop enriched opportunities for existing and new customers. We are open for new business and looking forward to a bright and exciting future together”.
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About Meon Valley Travel
Meon Valley Travel is an independently owned, specialist travel management company with over 50 years’ experience in the industry. The company has 3 award winning divisions, Corporate Travel, Assistance Travel and Leisure Travel. Meon boast a diverse client base ranging from SME’s to global brands and corporates. Our size sets us apart – we are small enough to care about the finer details, yet big enough to offer the best value on the planet for our customers.
About Longreach Travel
Longreach Travel, founded in February 1975, provides school groups, meetings, events, Corporate and adventure travel services both as wholesaler and retailer. They are independent and committed to providing the highest standards of professional service with quality and value as their main objectives.
Longreach Travel is a partner and founding member of Advantage, the UK’s largest consortium of independent Travel Management Companies. Collectively, Advantage members manage over £1 billion of travel annually. In terms of buying power, this places Longreach Travel into the top six agency groups in the UK.