(BBC) – Thousands of British holidaymakers have begun taking advantage of the easing of lockdown rules on overseas travel.
He said the latest relaxation of restrictions was “a small step in the right direction”.
Bookings are up from 500,000 a week in early April to 1.5 million a week now. “The rate of bookings suggests there is a huge amount of confidence,” he told BBC Breakfast. “We are very optimistic for the next couple of months.”
“It’s an important day for us… we’re looking forward to seeing more countries added to the green list in the weeks ahead,” he added.