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WINTER IS COMING

It's official. PlanetSKI can confirm that the snowy season in Europe is getting close as we attend 5 winter launch events in just 3 days.


SNOWSPORTS INSTRUCTORS GIVEN BREXIT WARNING

A French outdoor sports body is warning UK ski instructors to act now if they want their qualifications recognised in France after Brexit.


HOW WILL LAST WINTER IMPACT NEXT SEASON?

Huge amounts of snow in Europe helped the UK ski industry to a successful season after a poor start, according to one of the leading operators.


SKI HOLIDAY PRICES 'TO RISE 31%'

A survey of 130 firms suggests Brexit will see the cost of ski holidays rise sharply with jobs at risk. Is it scaremongering or reality?


NEILSON IS SOLD

The holiday company that has a winter & summer programme has been sold to the same investors that have a stake in Iglu Ski.


SEASONAIRES: BREXIT THREAT CONTINUES

The White Paper on Brexit fails to tackle the fate of seasonal workers in the EU. Ski travel operators & ABTA want action.


SKI AMIS NOMINATED FOR AWARD

The company is up for the Best Winter Sports Accommodation Provider in the British Travel Awards 2018. NEW


UK CHALET FIRMS: HOW TO STAY LEGAL

As French authorities clamp down on catered chalet companies a new Code of Conduct has been issued. The traditional chalet business model is under threat.


THE BATTLE OF OZ

The US ski company Alterra has added Thredbo in Oz to its Ikon Pass. Vail Resorts already owns nearby Perisher. The battle for Australian skiers begins. NEW


EU TIGHTENS RULES ON SEASONAL SKI WORKERS

The EU has approved new rules to give seasonal workers fair pay + better working conditions. It will cost. What now for the traditional chalet holiday?


IT'S D-DAY

That's D for Data Protection. New regulations have come into force and not everyone in the travel & ski world is ready. UPDATED


IS SKIING FINALLY ON THE RISE?

The annual International Report on Snow and Mountain Tourism is out and, for once, there's a bit - just a bit - of good news.




THE BATTLE OF OZ

EU TIGHTENS RULES ON SEASONAL SKI WORKERS

IT'S D-DAY

IS SKIING FINALLY ON THE RISE?

SEASONAIRES FRESH BREXIT WARNINGS

PLANETSKI SPEAKS TO NEW BOSS OF SWISS TOURISM

THE GLOVES ARE OFF

PROTECT OUR WINTERS GIVEN $50K







WHERE NOW FOR THE SKI CLUB GB? (Friday January 19, 2018)
SKI CLUB OF GB HAS A NEW BOSS (Thursday January 18, 2018)
WORLD SNOWSPORTS INDUSTRY GATHERS IN SWITZERLAND (Saturday January 13, 2018)
NAMED AT LAST (Friday January 12, 2018)
PLANETSKI AT EMTS (Thursday January 11, 2018)
ASPEN DEAL SEALED (Thursday January 11, 2018)
TRIBUTES TO GB ESF DIRECTOR (Sunday December 17, 2017)
POWDAIR WILL NOT FLY THIS WINTER (Sunday December 3, 2017)
CRYSTAL WINS AGAIN (Sunday December 3, 2017)
POWDAIR IN LAST DITCH TALKS (Thursday November 30, 2017)
PIPPA MIDDLETON BACKS DSUK FUNDRAISER (Thursday November 30, 2017)
INSTRUCTORS IN CHINA TRAINED BY UK SKI SCHOOL (Friday November 17, 2017)
ED SHEERAN HITS THE SLOPES (Tuesday November 14, 2017)
AND THE WINNERS ARE... (Tuesday October 31, 2017)
£125,000 TO SNOW-CAMP (Saturday October 28, 2017)
CLUB MED CLAIMS SUCCESS (Monday October 23, 2017)
RESORT PRICES HEAD DOWNHILL FOR 17/18 (Wednesday October 18, 2017)
SIMON HENWOOD LEAVES SKI CLUB GB (Monday October 16, 2017)
PRESIDENT ALCOTT (Monday October 16, 2017)
IGLU SKI UPGRADES WEB SITE (Thursday October 5, 2017)
WHY DO WE SKI WHERE WE DO? (Sunday October 1, 2017)
SIR JOHN RITBLAT AWARDED PERY MEDAL (Tuesday September 26, 2017)
VOTE FOR WORLD SNOW AWARDS (Tuesday September 26, 2017)
WHY PEOPLE DON'T SKI (Monday September 25, 2017)
ASPEN LAUNCHES CONTROVERSIAL MARKETING CAMPAIGN (Thursday September 21, 2017)
TRENDS & NEWS - WINTER 17/18 (Tuesday September 12, 2017)
THE BREXIT SKI CLIFF EDGE? (Friday September 8, 2017)
FANCY OWNING A SKI RESORT (Thursday September 7, 2017)
SKI SOLUTIONS EXPANDS FROM SKIING (Sunday September 3, 2017)
SAVE THE SEASONAIRE (Thursday August 31, 2017)
SKI FIRMS CLAIM TO BE UPBEAT AFTER BREXIT (Wednesday August 30, 2017)
SKI CLUB GB SEEKS NEW CEO (Wednesday August 30, 2017)
EMTS IS BACK (Saturday August 12, 2017)
SNOWMASS BASE VILLAGE (Wednesday July 26, 2017)
SKIPLEX GOES BUST (Friday July 14, 2017)
NEW PR TO PROMOTE USA (Friday June 23, 2017)
MORE US STATS (Wednesday June 21, 2017)
NEW BOSS FOR WHISTLER (Tuesday June 20, 2017)
FRENCH LIFT COMPANY HOPES FOR CHINA DEAL (Tuesday May 30, 2017)
IGLU SKI BECOMES EXCLUSIVE AGENT FOR MOUNTAIN COLLECTION (Monday May 15, 2017)
WHAT DO THE NEXT 5 YEARS HOLD? (Saturday May 13, 2017)
SEISMIC SHIFT IN NORTH AMERICA SKI INDUSTRY (Friday April 14, 2017)
LE SKI DISAPPOINTED BY FRENCH SKI HOSTING DECISION (Friday April 7, 2017)
ABTA SETS OUT PRIORITIES FOR BREXIT (Tuesday April 4, 2017)
IS MASS TOURISM NOW SUSTAINABLE? (Tuesday April 4, 2017)
ISTM CLAIMS SUCCESS (Wednesday March 15, 2017)
SKI INDUSTRY VETERAN MOVES ASIDE (Monday March 13, 2017)
ROW ERUPTS OVER UK MEDIA SNOW REPORTING (Wednesday January 11, 2017)
AARON McLEAN VOTED BEST BRITISH SKIER 2016 (Friday January 6, 2017)
SKI CLUB GB ACQUIRES MOUNTAIN TRACKS (Monday January 2, 2017)
SNOWSPORTS INDUSTRY GATHERS IN CORTINA NEXT MARCH (Sunday December 18, 2016)
WHICH IS THE BEST RESORT IN THE ALPS? (Monday December 5, 2016)
BUTLER & BASI SETTLE DIFFERENCES (Wednesday November 30, 2016)
LONDON SHOW CLAIMS SUCCESS (Friday November 25, 2016)
IT'S BLACK (AND WHITE) FRIDAY (Friday November 25, 2016)
CRYSTAL SKI WINS AGAIN (Thursday November 24, 2016)
TOUGH TIMES IN SNOWSPORTS RETAIL (Saturday November 19, 2016)
SKI INDUSTRY SIGHS WITH RELIEF (Sunday November 13, 2016)
IGLU SKI LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE (Thursday November 3, 2016)
CRYSTAL SKI RAISES £68,000 FOR DSUK (Thursday November 3, 2016)
FRANCE LOSES TOP SPOT TO USA (Monday October 24, 2016)
NEW FOR NEXT WINTER (Wednesday October 5, 2016)
LARGEST UK SKI SURVEY (Wednesday October 5, 2016)
NEW BOSS FOR CRYSTAL SKI (Monday September 26, 2016)
REACHING THE YOUTH MARKET (Saturday September 24, 2016)
DSUK WINS INAUGURAL AWARD (Wednesday September 21, 2016)
END OF AN ERA (Monday September 19, 2016)
TEACHING DISABLED PEOPLE TO SNOWBOARD (Monday September 12, 2016)
VOTING UNDERWAY FOR WORLD SNOW AWARDS (Saturday September 10, 2016)
SKI INDUSTRY VETERAN RETURNS (Saturday September 10, 2016)
MEET MR SMITH (Saturday August 20, 2016)
TIROL CURBS FOREIGN INSTRUCTORS (Friday August 19, 2016)
EU TAKES AUSTRIA TO COURT IN SKI CASE (Monday August 8, 2016)
BREXIT IMPACT ON SKI COURT CASES (Sunday August 7, 2016)
SKI INDUSTRY REACTS TO BREXIT (Sunday August 7, 2016)
Becoming a ski instructor across 2 weekends (Tuesday July 19, 2016)
Ski industry puts on brave face (Saturday July 16, 2016)
FAQs after Brexit (Tuesday July 12, 2016)
UK ski industry reacts to EU exit (Sunday July 3, 2016)
Tirol appoints new UK PR (Sunday July 3, 2016)
World Snow Awards 2016 (Friday July 1, 2016)

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