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Jet2 celebrates Yorkshire Day

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August 01, 2016 at 11:52

August 1st is Yorkshire Day, and as a company that has a proud link with the county, we decided to celebrate this in style at Leeds Bradford Airport this morning.
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Jet2.com donates aircraft sculpture to local hospice

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July 22, 2016 at 08:48

Following Jet2.com and Jet2holidays’ celebration of five years of flying from Glasgow Airport, St Vincent’s Hospice in Howwood - which is located close to the airport’s flight path – today received a 6ft scale wooden replica of a Jet2.com Boeing 757 aircraft as a donation.
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Scouts Jet Wash Their Way to Switzerland with Jet2.com!

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January 18, 2016 at 16:04

Two Yorkshire Scout groups are one step closer to their dream of representing the UK at the Kandersteg International Scout Centre in Switzerland thanks to leading leisure airline Jet2.com.
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Santa Takes Flight with Jet2.com

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December 24, 2015 at 13:49

We teamed up with Lytham St Anne’s charity, Days of Sunshine, to take 150 well-deserving children on an extra special festive flight.

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Still Winning in the Rain!

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October 05, 2015 at 10:07

A Gateshead couple have returned from a trip to Portugal with more than just a golden glow this week, thanks to Jet2.com and Jet2holidays
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Jet2.com Helps Local Scout Reach for the Skies

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June 10, 2015 at 12:15

We recently treated a local scout, Alex Conlon, to an exclusive behind the scenes tour of our operations at Leeds Bradford Airport.

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A Right Royal Surprise!

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May 06, 2015 at 10:16

Leeds parents celebrating new births alongside William and Kate on Saturday (2nd May) were treated to an additional, and unexpected, surprise delivery.

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Jet2holidays announce the Leeds Rhinos Foundation Grand Pri...

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April 08, 2015 at 14:19

Jet2holidays were on the ball on Easter Monday to announce the winner of a four star family holiday to the Sol Katmandu Park & Resort in Majorca.

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Jet2holidays donate the first prize for the Leeds Rhinos Fo...

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February 19, 2015 at 15:43

Jet2holidays are delighted to provide a four star family holiday to Sol Katmandu Park & Resort for the annual raffle of the Leeds Rhinos Foundation.

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Jet2holidays Riding for Yorkshire Cancer Research

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September 03, 2014 at 08:57

On Sunday 31st August a five-man strong Jet2holidays team took part in the Yorkshire Dales Rider cycling challenge, raising awareness and money for Yorkshire Cancer Research.

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County’s Youngsters Compete in Jet2holidays West Yorkshire ...

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July 16, 2014 at 16:30

Over 1,200 young people from 93 schools across Bradford, Calderdale, Kirklees, Leeds and Wakefield competed in the Jet2holidays West Yorkshire School Games at Leeds Metropolitan University this week.

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Jet2.com race along the 'tour de runway'

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July 04, 2014 at 14:57

A cycling team from Jet2.com took part in the ‘tour de runway’ bicycle race, organised by Leeds Bradford Airport on Thursday 3 July.

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Summer Camps Take-Off with Jet2holidays

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June 26, 2014 at 09:32

Package holiday specialist, Jet2holidays, along with The Algarve Tourist Board revel in becoming the major sponsors of Leeds Rugby Foundation’s hugely popular sports camps with an all action visit to Oulton Raiders’ training ground for some high-kicking, fast-passing action!

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Jet2holidays give High Five to Young Leeds Netballers

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June 25, 2014 at 16:19

Pupils from Froebelian school in Leeds beat local rivals at the Leeds schools’ High 5 netball finals for the chance to represent the city at the Jet2holidays West Yorkshire School Games.

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Jet2.com Saves the Day for Budding Yorkshire Gymnast

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June 25, 2014 at 16:02

Leading leisure airline Jet2.com stepped in at the last minute to help local gymnast Olivia Leonard realise her dream to take part in the British NDP Acrobatic Championships.

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Local Juniors Get Set for the Abbey Dash

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November 06, 2013 at 17:19

School children at Ackworth Howard Junior School in Pontefract received a surprise visit today from local rugby stars Ian Hardman and Andy Ellis of the Featherstone Rovers, who delivered a special prize to the sporty pupils on behalf of Jet2holidays.

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Jet2.com Spices Up Lunch Hour!

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October 25, 2013 at 09:00

Jet2.com treated Newcastle shoppers to a lunch hour with a difference today as it took over a local restaurant to serve up dishes from its biggest ever in-flight menu.

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Ace it with Jet2.com

Posted in Community, Announcements

October 18, 2013 at 08:59

Yorkshire’s biggest leisure airline, Jet2.com, has teamed up with David Lloyd in Moortown, Leeds, to serve up a tennis fundraising extravaganza with top stars including legend Pat Cash.

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Jet2.com on the Pull!

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September 13, 2013 at 11:32

It’s a strength challenge with a difference, as a group of 20 Jet2.com aircraft engineers and crew join forces with Blackpool Airport in an attempt to pull one of the airlines' 35 tonne Boeing 737-300 aircraft 30 metres.

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Jet2.com support the Yorkshire Air Ambulance

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August 07, 2013 at 13:02

At this year's Yorkshire Beer Awards proceeds were donated to the Yorkshire Air Ambulance service and Jet2.com were more than happy to assist in raising funds for this fantastic cause.

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Learn How to Ace it with Jet2.com

Posted in Community, Announcements

July 17, 2013 at 14:21

Leading leisure airline, Jet2.com, is serving up a tennis extravaganza with professional coaching sessions, a special Jet2.com ProAm tennis event and lots of family fun up for grabs.

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Leeds family are sailing upwards in the Pirates Village con...

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June 28, 2013 at 13:53

The Leister family from Leeds are looking shipshape to win the Pirates Village Facebook Contest this June!

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Launch of the Jet2holidays West Yorkshire School Games 2013

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May 28, 2013 at 15:48

Pupils from Rothwell St Mary’s RC Primary School and St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School in Hunslet beat local rivals at the Leeds schools’ tag rugby finals yesterday for the chance to represent Leeds at the Jet2holidays West Yorkshire School Games 2013.

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Tour de France comes to Yorkshire!

Posted in Community, Announcements

December 14, 2012 at 10:00

After the huge success of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the UK will host another of the world’s greatest sporting events in 2014 when the Tour de France comes to Yorkshire!

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Jet2.com Abbey Dash Results!

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November 23, 2012 at 10:38

Thousands of runners braved a chilly morning on Sunday to help ensure older people are kept warm this winter. A record 7,380 participants pounded the Leeds pavements for the 2012 Abbey Dash.

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Jet2holidays Teaches Children a Travel Lesson

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September 26, 2012 at 10:04

Responding to a request from Year 3 teacher Anna Richards, staff from Yorkshire package holiday specialist Jet2holidays went back to school to give Doncaster school children a lesson in travel.

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Jet2holidays whisks lucky Gay Pride draw winner off to the ...

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August 07, 2012 at 15:10

7 August 2012 – Yorkshire’s leading package holiday specialist, Jet2holidays, made the day of one of the visitors to Leeds Gay Pride festival this weekend.

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Here Comes the Summer with Jet2holidays and Capital FM

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August 02, 2012 at 16:51

Jet2holidays is currently touring the North West and North East with Capital FM on our very own double-decker bus! The “Here Comes the Summer!” campaign started in Warrington this Monday 30th July and concludes in Newcastle on Friday 10th August.

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Jet2holidays – Taking Pride in Leeds

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August 02, 2012 at 15:43

Come along and see us at our Jet2holidays stall supporting Yorkshire’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community at this year’s Leeds Pride, on Sunday 5th August.

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Jet2.com Hero Joins Yorkshire Leg of Torch Relay

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July 03, 2012 at 09:46

A Jet2.com member of staff was one of the 8,000 specially selected individuals across the UK to bear the Olympic torch as it made its journey through South Yorkshire.

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North East Children Take Jubilee Flight

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June 28, 2012 at 14:51

Newcastle International Airport and Jet2.com went above and beyond to give children from the region a day to remember. In celebration of the Diamond Jubilee year, over 100 children from the North East joined together to board an exclusive flight, LS2012.

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Jet2.com Supports Greg Mulholland Charity Challenge

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April 12, 2012 at 13:40

11 April 2012 – Member of Parliament for Leeds North West, Greg Mulholland is preparing for the first leg of his latest charity challenge with help from leading leisure airline, Jet2.com.

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Jet2.com Orchestrates Opera North’s First Flight to Dublin

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March 16, 2012 at 09:12

Jet2.com cabin crew were treated to an impromptu performance by Opera North as the leading leisure airline today helped the company make its first-ever touring visit to Ireland’s capital.

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October Markets in Toulouse

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October 11, 2011 at 09:23

One of the pleasures of visiting France is to enjoy wandering through a traditional French market. Toulouse is particularly known for its vibrant markets.
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Visit the Festival of Venetian Gardens

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October 10, 2011 at 09:15

While most Italian cities are known for their stylish shops, bustling galleries historical landmarks and mouth-watering restaurants, Venice is perhaps better known for its canals and beautiful architecture.
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Rome Summer Highlights

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July 29, 2011 at 11:53

Rome is a city that has it all: history, food, culture, shopping, the Arts and fashion to name but a few. It’s impossible to see everything in one go so we’ve selected a few key highlights to enjoy in Rome this summer.
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Pack It In – the Flight Crew’s Guide to Perfect Packing

Posted in Baggage Allowance, Community

July 06, 2011 at 10:41

With the peak summer holiday period about to start, holidaymakers across the UK will be getting suitcases down from the loft and digging out their sarongs and swimming trunks. But from creased clothes to fear of forgetting something, packing can be fraught with difficulties, so who better to advise than those who travel the world for a living - flight crew.
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Discover the Wonderful Flavours of Crete

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July 06, 2011 at 09:31

The Cretan diet is one of the healthiest ways of living as it’s based around a variety of home grown foods that are high in nutrients and bursting with flavour.
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Jet2.com Finish Runners Up in Travel Trade “Copa De Espana”

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June 24, 2011 at 10:38

The 2011 Travel Trade “Copa De Espana” 5-aside Competition was held at Liverpool FC’s famous Melwood Training Ground last weekend. Jet2.com and Jet2holidays both entered teams which included 17 members of staff from the Leeds Bradford Office.

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Jet2.com Pledges to Help Heroes

Posted in Community, Recruitment

March 17, 2011 at 14:09

Jet2.com is pledging to support the heroes who have fought for our country by helping them to consider whether a move to the world of commercial aviation could be right for them.
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England U17s Football Team Jet off to the Algarve

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February 21, 2011 at 16:57

Jet2.com were delighted to fly the England U17 Football Team out to Portugal on Sunday 20th February for the Algarve Tournament.

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Bradford Lady Scoops Top Prize In Grand Yorkshire Quiz

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January 12, 2011 at 14:25

Christine Routledge, from Bingley, was today crowned Queen of Yorkshire byJet2.com, Yorkshire's leading leisure airline with friendly low fares and Jet2Holidays, package holidays you can trust.

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Jet2.com Flies High for Charity with Christmas Party Donati...

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December 30, 2010 at 16:37

Two Yorkshire charities have received a donation of almost £1,500 thanks to the staff of Jet2.com and Jet2holidays, Yorkshire’s leading leisure airline and package holiday company.
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Jet2.com Fulfils a Tall Order

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November 23, 2010 at 16:13

Jet2.com

welcomed the Tall Persons Club of Great Britain and Ireland onboard to experience the airlines new innovative seating design – for the ultimate feedback from a club whose average male height is 6 foot 5 inches!

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Abbey Dash 2010

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November 16, 2010 at 10:44

Sunday 21st November sees the 26th annual Abbey Dash take place in Leeds and for the second year running, Jet2.com will be proudly sponsoring the event.
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Jet2.com helps to launch Miss Sunderland 2011 Competition

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November 15, 2010 at 09:34

Tamzin Cummings, the winner of Miss Sunderland 2010 helped to launch the search for the 2011 winner at Newcastle International Airport this week... with a little help from Jet2.com.

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Pilgrims Jet2 The Hajj - Jet2.com carries more than 2,000 P...

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November 09, 2010 at 11:19

Jet2.com's dedicated Hajj flights have successfully operated from Leeds Bradford, Manchester and East Midlands airports to Jeddah in Saudi Arabia. Jet2.com has carried over 2000 pilgrims to take part on this year’s annual Hajj – the world's largest annual pilgrimage,

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Airline Customers Provide Hope For Children

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November 04, 2010 at 17:04

Jet2.comHope for Children

has raised £5000 for the charitythrough sales of game cards on sun, city and ski flights from each of its 7 UK bases.

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Jet2 reveals Jettoo, the ‘Pride’ of Yorkshire

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October 26, 2010 at 15:15

Jet2.com plane has been named, and decorated, in honour of the head of a pride of neglected lions which the airline and Yorkshire Wildlife Park helped rescue from Romania. 
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