Laura Foulger

Forum & Community Writer 

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What ID do I need to vote?

What ID do I need to vote?

From May, voters across the UK will need to show photo ID to vote at polling stations in some elections. From October, this will also apply to general elections. This guide explains what forms of ID are accepted, and what to do if you don't have one.

3 January 2024

How to do good at Christmas

How to do good at Christmas

Christmas volunteering opportunities & top charity gifts - great if you're stuck for present ideas, or for someone who's already got everything.

19 December 2023

Cheap theatre tickets

Cheap theatre tickets

A theatre trip can be an expensive treat as prices for hot-ticket shows can be eye-watering – Martin Lewis's MoneySavingExpert shares the top ways to cut costs.

14 November 2023

Cheap Theme Parks

Cheap Theme Parks

Find cheap UK theme park tickets & 2for1 offers. Updated regularly for a range of UK theme parks including Legoland, Alton Towers & Thorpe Park.

9 March 2023

Zoo & Wildlife Park deals

Zoo & Wildlife Park deals

Find cheap London Zoo tickets & 2 for 1 offers for the London Aquarium, Chester Zoo and other attractions on Money Saving Expert.

28 March 2022

Beware NHS Covid pass fraud - one MoneySaver was scammed out of £25,000 though he got his money back after MSE intervened

Beware NHS Covid pass fraud - one MoneySaver was scammed out of £25,000 though he got his money back after MSE intervened

A grandfather of two, who was tricked out of £25,000 by fraudsters purporting to offer NHS Covid passes, has got his life savings back after MoneySavingExpert.com intervened.

27 January 2022

Ryanair bans passengers who got Covid chargeback refunds

Ryanair bans passengers who got Covid chargeback refunds

Ryanair has barred some passengers who received 'chargeback' refunds for Covid-disrupted flights from travelling with the low-cost airline, unless they return the money. MoneySavingExpert.com can reveal some holidaymakers who booked trips for this year were later told they could only fly if they gave back the refunds, in one case just days before travel.

11 October 2021

Top 15+ holiday destinations from the UK – where can you still travel to?

Top 15+ holiday destinations from the UK – where can you still travel to?

We've looked at the top tourist destinations to sort out where you can go without needing to quarantine

5 April 2021

Which restaurants are running 'Eat Out to Help Out'-style 50% off discounts in September?

Which restaurants are running 'Eat Out to Help Out'-style 50% off discounts in September?

The Government's 'Eat Out to Help Out' scheme – which gives diners 50% discounts up to £10 per person on sit-down meals out from Monday to Wednesday – ended on Monday 31 August. But a range of restaurants, pubs and cafés will continue to offer a similar discount at their own expense

15 September 2020

England to add Portugal and Hungary to quarantine list

England to add Portugal and Hungary to quarantine list

Travellers returning to England after 4am on Saturday from Portugal, Hungary, French Polynesia and Reunion will need to self-isolate for 14 days

11 September 2020

'Eat Out to Help Out' scheme offers 50% off meals out in August – who's in?

'Eat Out to Help Out' scheme offers 50% off meals out in August – who's in?

The Chancellor has announced that the Government will offer an 'eat out to help out' discount scheme in August, giving people up to £10 off some meals at restaurants, cafes and pubs

1 September 2020

Bailiffs return to debt collecting in England and Wales after five-month suspension

Bailiffs return to debt collecting in England and Wales after five-month suspension

Local authorities in England and Wales can once again use bailiffs to collect outstanding debts from today, after a five-month suspension because of coronavirus

25 August 2020

Holiday Extras backtracks on cancellation refunds – it now WILL give many cash back

Holiday Extras backtracks on cancellation refunds – it now WILL give many cash back

The airport parking website has reversed its decision to issue vouchers rather than refunds

17 June 2020

Iceland to overhaul online payment system after shoppers hit with multiple 'pending' charges

Iceland to overhaul online payment system after shoppers hit with multiple 'pending' charges

Iceland is urgently overhauling its online payments system after customers had multiple sums ring-fenced on their account for the same order

11 June 2020