The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO/Foreign Office) is the
government department responsible for promoting British interests
overseas and supporting our citizens and businesses around the
The FCO and its worldwide network of embassies and consulates is
a unique national asset.
IAGTO (International Association of Golf Tour Operators) is the
global trade organisation for the gold tourism industry.
Established 1997, IAGTO’s membership comprises 1,453 accredited
golf tour operators, golf resorts, hotels, golf courses, receptive
operators, airlines, tourist boards, approved media and business
partners in 80 countries including 348 specialist golf tour
operators in 51 countries. It is estimated that IAGTO’s operators
control over 80% of golf holiday packages sold worldwide outside of
Asia and turnover more than
The CTC was set up 21 years ago to promote travel and tourism by
coach. Today it has nearly 300 members half of whom are coach tour
operators with the balance of membership coming from companies and
organisations who want to work with coach operators and also
promote travel by coach.
Towergate Chapman Stevens are the preferred Insurance Supplier
to Advantage, Specialist in Travel, a network of travel agents and
with around 700 retail outlets is the largest consortium of
independent travel agents in the UK. With a turnover of over £2
billion, they negotiate the best and most suitable deals for their
ABTA is the UK’s largest travel association, representing travel
agents and tour operators that sell £31.5 billion of holidays and
other travel arrangements each year. We currently have around 1,200
Members and represent around 5,000 shops and offices.
We have been a trusted travel brand for more than 60 years
offering advice and guidance to you, the travelling public, as well
as leading the travel industry in supporting high service
standards, working with our Members on health and safety, and
promoting responsible tourism at home and abroad.
Towergate Chapman Stevens are long standing members of the ATII,
who specialise in travel insurance within the UK, whether they be
working with businesses or selling direct to the public. The ATII
is not a consumer body, but it does expect its members to work to
the standards expected of professional insurance intermediaries,
and adhere to the rules of the Financial Services Authority