Virgin Atlantic is helping it’s passengers get into the festive spirit by offering a free Christmas gift wrapping service.
Usually items are not allowed to be wrapped, even on Christmas for security reasons. Virgin Atlantic however have now launched the scheme to gift wrap items after they have been through security.
o gift wrap them after the flight.
The service will be provided on all Virgin Atlantic flights from Gatwick and Heathrow airports. The service will be available on the 21st, 22nd and 23rd of December immediately before boarding.
The airline have employed trained “Virgin Elves” who will gift wrap the presents with decorative ribbons,gift tags and large bows.
Joe Thompson, Virgin Atlantic’s General Manager of Airports said: “Being able to offer this present wrapping service is the perfect finishing touch for those who have gifts to take to loved ones in far-away places.”
Those using the service will be asked for a donation of a £1 which will be given to the airline’s named charity Free The Children.