What Will Local Lockdowns Mean For UK Holidays

With the number of cities being placed into local lockdowns, those with upcoming UK breaks may have concerns over the likelihood of their holiday taking place – and whether they’ll be able to get their money back.

Travel Providers Give Up ABTA Membership

Several tour operators have given up their ABTA membership following refund disagreement.

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Heathrow Introduces Covid-19 Testing Centre: Does This Mean Quarantine Time Will Shorten?

As Heathrow airport reveals its new testing centre for those arriving in the UK, there have been calls for a Covid-19 test to be introduced to shorten the amount of time that Britons have to quarantine for.

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Don’t Get Caught Out By Unexpected Costs On Your Camping Holiday!

As more countries are added to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) quarantine list, many Britons are turning to a trusty UK holiday to make the most of what’s left of the summer and reduce their chances of having to self-isolate after a well-deserved break.

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Offered A Refund Credit Note? Your Money Is Safe!

Here we explain exactly what a refund credit note is and what this means for those who have accepted them.

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5 holiday scams and how to avoid them

Summer is upon us; despite the dismal weather we appear to have been graced with recently. With the UK expecting yet more rainfall over the next few days…

  

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Top Tips for A Socially Distanced UK Holiday

We’ve put together a list of tips to help you enjoy some time away while still staying safe during a staycation.

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Lift in Lockdown Measures – What You Need to Know About Staycation Cover

Hotels, B&Bs, campsites, caravan parks, rental cottages and other ‘self-contained accommodation’ are set to reopen on July 4th. But what the does the new advice means? What are the benefits of a staycation? And how you can protect your UK trip this summer?

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What Does A ‘Staycation’ Travel Insurance Policy Cover Me For?

We’ve been dreaming about getting away and escaping our same four walls for weeks now. So, when the government finally gives us the go-ahead to venture out of our homes and book a trip in the UK, remember to insure your trip with a UK-specific or staycation policy, as the last thing you want is to get caught short while enjoying a well-deserved break.

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Why Aren’t Insurers Offering Full Refunds For Cancelled Travel Insurance Policies?

Here’s why you may not be entitled to a full refund if you cancel your travel insurance policy.

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What Does The 14-day Quarantine Mean For You?

What does the 14-day quarantine mean? When will restrictions be lifted? What options do I have if I don’t want to isolate for another two weeks? We’ve got answers to your questions here!

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Things To Look Out For In A Staycation Policy

As searches surge for staycation destinations in the UK and more people consider spending their summer holiday closer to home, many people may be wondering why they should buy travel insurance and what a UK insurance policy may cover.

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Airlines Are Resuming… Can I Go On My Holiday?

There has been a lot of speculation around when and if we will soon be able to go on holiday, following recent announcements from airlines revealing plans to resume flights within the few next months. What we all want to know is are we able to go on holiday this year? And what should we do if our airline starts flying again?

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What Does The ‘Air Bridge’ Mean For Me and Future Holidays Abroad?

The possibility of an ‘Air Bridge’ between the UK and other countries where the coronavirus outbreak is well under control could be implemented to allow tourism to restart. But what is an ‘Air Bridge’?

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Why Are Staycations on The Rise?

Staycations prove to be a very popular choice among Brits as nearly 50% opt to spend their summer holiday right here in the UK!

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Why Are Staycations on The Rise?

Staycations prove to be a very popular choice among Brits as nearly 50% opt to spend their summer holiday right here in the UK!

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Travel Insurance Policies After Coronavirus – Am I Covered?

As the coronavirus began to rapidly spread and the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared Covid-19 as a pandemic, many UK travel insurers had to quickly evaluate how this disease may affect their business and future travel insurance policies.

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The Best UK Destinations for A Staycation

If the coronavirus has taught us one thing, it’s that precious moments with family and friends are priceless and that it really doesn’t matter how much you splash out on a holiday, the most important thing is who’s there with you.

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Oh, I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside…

We need a holiday, and as luck would have it, summer is just around the corner, but sadly it doesn’t look like many of us will be going far….

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RMT Strikes cause travel disruptions on London’s Bakerloo Line

Passengers will face major travel disruptions as Bakerloo Line drivers’ stage two 24-hour strikes in a disagreement over timetable changes.

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Parents advised children must have MMR injection before travelling to Europe

Following an outbreak of measles in Europe, parents are being advised by Public Health England to ensure children are up to date with their MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccination before travelling.