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Avios and British Airways to slash points earned on cheap economy flights

Avios collectors could earn a quarter of the points they do now on BA flights from April, but there are winners

28 January 2015

BMI frequent flyers must transfer points to BA

Thousands of BMI frequent flyer collectors will have to transfer points to British Airways or they'll be worthless

4 October 2012

Double Avios points for Lloyds TSB cardholders

Avios collectors with a Lloyds TSB Duo credit card can get double points this month, but they must activate the offer

3 July 2012

Last chance to use Airmiles before Avios takes off

The Airmiles reward scheme completely shuts on Thursday evening, leaving passengers with just hours to exchange points for free flights

13 December 2011

Avios: Why we had to ditch Airmiles

Flight scheme Avios launched last week, replacing Airmiles. This will see collectors' costs rise. Avios's Andrew Swaffield explains the move

25 November 2011

Airmiles axe 'worst reward change in years'

The axing of the Airmiles flight reward programme, replaced by Avios, has led to anger among collectors. One campaigner explains his frustration

25 November 2011

Airmiles becomes Avios: hurry to beat the cost hike

The Airmiles reward scheme has closed, which will mean passengers have to pay taxes and charges when redeeming flights

15 November 2011

Airmiles users to be charged taxes: redeem before it hits

Airmiles members will have to pay hundreds of pounds per journey in some cases to cover taxes and charges, which are currently waived

1 September 2011