British Airways has launched a bonus promotion for Executive Club members looking to purchase Avios for themselves or as a gift.

Members buying Avios before midnight on February 24 will receive a 50 per cent bonus.

The normal 100,000 Avios purchase limit has also been increased during the promotional period, meaning members can purchase between 1,000 Avios (costing £31, with the member receiving 1,500 Avios) and 200,000 Avios (costing £3,215, receiving 300,000 Avios).

Full terms and conditions for the offer can be seen here.

Subscribers to the UK print edition of Business Traveller magazine can now get a welcome bonus of between 500 and 2,500 Avios – more details are available here.