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Millions of travellers set to have better protection when booking holidays

An extra 10 million passengers who book package holidays could have better protection if new rules are approved

14 August 2017

Thousands of holidays hit as Diamond Shortbreak Holidays stops trading

Tour operator Diamond Shortbreak Holidays has ceased trading, with all its 8,000 upcoming bookings now cancelled

17 March 2017

ABTA website users hit by cyber-attack – what you need to know

Personal data of those registered on the website of travel trade body ABTA may have been accessed in a cyber-attack

16 March 2017

Swan Hellenic and Voyages of Discovery parent firm goes bust – all future cruises cancelled

All Leisure Holidays Ltd has ceased trading today, affecting over 13,000 customers

4 January 2017

Alpharooms customers' hotel rooms not paid for due to 'technical issues'

Holidaymakers have reported being asked to pay again for already booked hotel rooms

17 October 2016

Package holiday protection to be extended from 2017

Travellers who book holidays online from the end of 2017 will be better protected, according to the Government

13 November 2015

Flights between the UK and Sharm el-Sheikh suspended: your rights

Holidaymakers have been left in the lurch after UK flights to and from Sharm el Sheikh in Egypt have been suspended

5 November 2015

Fraudsters con holidaymakers out of £2.2 million: Protect yourself

ABTA, police and the Government have joined forces to urge caution when booking holidays online

13 April 2015

Don't hit the slopes without the right cover, warns ABTA

Almost a third of the £1m skiers and snowboarders expected to hit the slopes abroad will do so without the right cover

8 December 2014

Holidaymakers to be given Atol certificates

Certificates will tell travellers if their holiday is financially protected by the Atol scheme from next week

24 September 2012

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