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Nearly 850,000 people missed out on cheaper passports last year – here's how to cut costs and beat the upcoming price hikes

Nearly 850,000 people missed out on cheaper passports last year – and with fees rising by 7% this week, here's how to get a new passport for less.

9 April 2024

Need a new passport? Apply now as fees are set to rise by 7% next month

If you need a new passport, you should apply for one now, as application fees are set to rise by around 7% on Thursday 11 April.

26 March 2024

Got Avios you won't use for flights? Swap them to Nectar before 11 March as their value is being slashed

If you collect Avios – the reward currency of the British Airways 'Executive Club' loyalty scheme – and you're planning to covert them into Nectar points, you should make the swap before Monday 11 March. From this date, the value of Avios being converted will be slashed.

27 February 2024

Easyjet passengers have just DAYS left to redeem £58 million of vouchers before they expire

If you're an Easyjet passenger who was issued a voucher during the Covid-19 pandemic, you've just days left to use it before it expires by the end of Wednesday 31 January.

5 February 2024

Wizz Air passengers could get £100s back as airline is forced to review wrongly rejected refund claims – here's what you need to know

If your Wizz Air flight has been delayed or cancelled in the past six years AND the airline refused to refund you for additional costs incurred, such as replacement flights, you may now be able to get your money back.

18 January 2024

British Airways passengers left £1,000s out of pocket after payment error – here's how to complain and get your money back

Some British Airways passengers have been mistakenly charged twice after booking flights and holidays through its website this month, the airline has confirmed.

8 January 2024

Rail fares in England to rise by up to 4.9% in March – here's what you need to know

Rail fares in England will rise by up to 4.9% next year, the Government has announced. The increases will come into effect on 3 March 2024.

22 December 2023

Thousands of single bus journeys in England to be capped until December 2024 – here's all you need to know

The fare for thousands of single bus journeys in England will be capped at £2 until 31 December 2024.

5 October 2023

Train strike refund rights as Northern, Southeastern, Thameslink and more set for week of disruption

Rail users in England, Scotland and Wales face disruption over the coming week as workers across multiple train operators, including Northern, Southeastern, Thameslink and more, take strike action and refuse to work overtime.

3 October 2023

Flight disrupted due to air traffic control chaos? Your travel and refund rights explained

Thousands of passengers have been left stranded as flights due to fly to and from the UK have been cancelled or delayed as a result of a technical glitch with the UK's air traffic control system.

29 August 2023