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Travellers sent texts warning them to check if they need to renew their passports for Brexit

The Home Office is sending texts to around one million travellers warning them they may need to renew their passports if they want to travel to more than 20 European countries in the event of a no-deal Brexit

16 September 2019

More hotel booking sites promise to give you the full cost upfront

More than 20 firms, including TripAdvisor, Airbnb and Google, have agreed to always display the full cost of a hotel room upfront and not to give a false impression of its popularity, the competition watchdog says.

13 September 2019

British Airways cancels flights ahead of next strike – your rights

British Airways has begun cancelling hundreds of flights ahead of the next strike by pilots on Friday 27 September - here's what you need to know

13 September 2019

Duty-free shopping for those going to the EU to return if there's a no-deal Brexit

The UK will see the return of duty-free shopping for those travelling to EU countries in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the Government has said

10 September 2019

Blue badge scheme is extended to those with 'hidden disabilities'

People with hidden disabilities, such as dementia and anxiety disorders, will be able to access blue badge parking permits from tomorrow, thanks to the roll out of new guidance to councils in England.

29 August 2019

Revealed: Cabin luggage sold as 'fitting Ryanair' can't be taken on board for free

Top high street stores such as Debenhams and Argos have been selling cabin luggage billed as suitable for Ryanair even though you'd have to pay extra to carry it onto the plane, a investigation reveals

26 August 2019

Holidaymakers offered less than $1 per £1 at airport – how to get better rates

A photo taken at Gatwick Airport this morning shows that holidaymakers were being offered a shockingly low exchange rate of less than $1 for each £1 - a perfect example of why you shouldn't buy your holiday money at the airport

23 August 2019

British Airways pilots set to strike – your rights

Thousands of British Airways pilots are to be balloted for strike action in a dispute over pay - and could end up striking as early as August. It's unclear what disruption this could cause, but if it does go ahead here's what you need to know

23 August 2019

Ryanair pilots strike goes ahead – what you need to know

Strike action from Ryanair pilots is going ahead as planned after the airline lost an attempt to stop it in the High Court - if you're affected here's what you need to know

22 August 2019

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