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Paraglider died after strong gust of wind sent him crashing into mountain

Paraglider died after strong gust of wind sent him crashing into mountain

A BRITISH learner paraglider died when a strong gust of wind sent him crashing into a mountain. Holidaymaker Darren Watson, 46, was on the final run of a £700 [...]

Read full article: Paraglider died after strong gust of win...→
Holidaymakers head to Turkey as quarantine list grows

Holidaymakers head to Turkey as quarantine list grows

Denmark is expected to be added to the quarantine list today as demand soars for holidays in Turkey, one of the few remaining “Covid-safe” countries for Britis [...]

Read full article: Holidaymakers head to Turkey as quaranti...→
Matt Hancock: Holidaymakers and schools bear the blame for testing delays

Matt Hancock: Holidaymakers and schools bear the blame for testing delays

In one instance a whole year group was sent for tests, says Health Secretary, as he hits out at people using the system unnecessarily

Read full article: Matt Hancock: Holidaymakers and schools ...→
Brit on Crete holiday says 'it feels safer' than UK as it's added to red list

Brit on Crete holiday says 'it feels safer' than UK as it's added to red list

A holidaymaker says she feels 100% safer in Crete than the UK just after the island was added to the quarantine list and said "areas are less crowded" revealin [...]

Read full article: Brit on Crete holiday says 'it feels saf...→
Holidaymaker's struggle to get easyJet refund for cancelled Newcastle flights

Holidaymaker's struggle to get easyJet refund for cancelled Newcastle flights

Tracy Alexander-Hill, from Wallsend, has spoken of her ordeal at trying to claim her money back for her flight to Barcelona after easyJet shut its regional bas [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker's struggle to get easyJet r...→
Bolton COVID spike caused by holidaymaker returning from Spain and going on a pub crawl

Bolton COVID spike caused by holidaymaker returning from Spain and going on a pub crawl

BOLTON's latest COVID-19 spike might have been caused by a holidaymaker who returned to the UK from Spain and went on a pub crawl while positive with coronavir [...]

Read full article: Bolton COVID spike caused by holidaymake...→
TUI passengers on Zante flight forced to quarantine under new regulations

TUI passengers on Zante flight forced to quarantine under new regulations

PASSENGERS arriving into Wales on a TUI flight from Zante face quarantine after an outbreak of coronavirus has been detected in the holiday hotspot. Holidaymak [...]

Read full article: TUI passengers on Zante flight forced to...→
Brits hit out at new quarantine rules scrapping hols with just 40hrs notice

Brits hit out at new quarantine rules scrapping hols with just 40hrs notice

FURIOUS Brits have slammed the Government’s new quarantine measures which mean they need to return from abroad by 4am TOMORROW. Holidaymakers in the Czech Repu [...]

Read full article: Brits hit out at new quarantine rules sc...→
Storm Francis set to bring 70mph winds and heavy rain to UK

Storm Francis set to bring 70mph winds and heavy rain to UK

Powerful 70mph winds and heavy rain is expected to hit the UK, as forecasters warn of life-threatening conditions from Storm Francis. Strong gales are expected [...]

Read full article: Storm Francis set to bring 70mph winds a...→
Giant blood-sucking fly with razor sharp teeth spotted on Scots island

Giant blood-sucking fly with razor sharp teeth spotted on Scots island

The Dark Giant Horsefly, which has scissor like teeth and feeds on blood, was discovered by holidaymaker Nicola Harrison during a visit to Corrie on Thursday.

Read full article: Giant blood-sucking fly with razor sharp...→
Holidaymakers to Spain face new curbs with bars forced to shut early

Holidaymakers to Spain face new curbs with bars forced to shut early

Other restrictions involve complete closure of discos, clubs and venues where food is not served and bans on pool parties and party boats

Read full article: Holidaymakers to Spain face new curbs wi...→
Holiday refund battle: round two

Holiday refund battle: round two

Families booked on holidays to France this month face losing thousands of pounds as they cancel their plans so they can avoid the latest quarantine restriction [...]

Read full article: Holiday refund battle: round two...→
Holidaymakers' struggle to beat quarantine deadline as they rush home

Holidaymakers' struggle to beat quarantine deadline as they rush home

More than 150,000 holidaymakers were scrambling back to Britain from France today, just hours before tough new quarantine restrictions come into force. From 4a [...]

Read full article: Holidaymakers' struggle to beat quaranti...→
Holidaymakers contacted after Brit tests positive for Covid in Corfu

Holidaymakers contacted after Brit tests positive for Covid in Corfu

The entire party has been taken to an isolation facility as resort guests and plane passengers are alerted

Read full article: Holidaymakers contacted after Brit tests...→
Holidaymaker sues travel firm for £100,000 after flip-flop accident

Holidaymaker sues travel firm for £100,000 after flip-flop accident

A HOLIDAYMAKER is suing a travel firm for £100,000 after claiming it failed to warn her of the dangers of wearing flip-flops. Eleanor King, 47, slipped in the [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker sues travel firm for £100,0...→
Holidaymaker who broke quarantine rules 'partly responsible for Bolton surge'

Holidaymaker who broke quarantine rules 'partly responsible for Bolton surge'

David Greenhalgh said the individual had been on a pub crawl before testing positive for coronavirus

Read full article: Holidaymaker who broke quarantine rules ...→
Holidaymaker in his 20s dies after incident in boat on Norfolk river

Holidaymaker in his 20s dies after incident in boat on Norfolk river

A HOLIDAYMAKER has died after being found with serious injuries on a boat on a Norfolk river. The man, who was in his 20s, was rushed to James Paget Hospital b [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker in his 20s dies after incid...→
Greek Islands and mainland quarantine refunds: Tui and Love Holidays latest

Greek Islands and mainland quarantine refunds: Tui and Love Holidays latest

HOLIDAYMAKERS with trips booked to Greece have had their holiday plans thrown into doubt due to changing travel advice. We explain what help Tui, Love Holidays [...]

Read full article: Greek Islands and mainland quarantine re...→
Portugal quarantine: Are LoveHolidays, Teletext and Tui offering refunds?

Portugal quarantine: Are LoveHolidays, Teletext and Tui offering refunds?

HOLIDAYMAKERS have had their travel plans thrown into chaos after Portugal was placed on the quarantine list for travellers returning to Wales and Scotland. We [...]

Read full article: Portugal quarantine: Are LoveHolidays, T...→
Sturgeon savaged on Greece quarantine as holidaymaker points out Scotland has HIGHER rate

Sturgeon savaged on Greece quarantine as holidaymaker points out Scotland has HIGHER rate

NICOLA STURGEON's decision to remove Greece from Scotland's safe travel list has sparked outrage among Scottish travellers, particularly one in Rhodes who told [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon savaged on Greece quarantine as...→
Holidaymaker dies after becoming entangled in moorings while paddleboarding in Cornwall

Holidaymaker dies after becoming entangled in moorings while paddleboarding in Cornwall

A local boatman had attempted to rescue the 42-year-old man during a strong tide near Rock Beach on Monday afternoon

Read full article: Holidaymaker dies after becoming entangl...→
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Holidaymakers ignore warning signs at beach featured in Broadchurch

Holidaymakers ignore warning signs at beach featured in Broadchurch

Stormy weather was blamed for making the Jurassic Coast cliffs in Dorset unstable, triggering a major rock fall about 6.30am yesterday.

Read full article: Holidaymakers ignore warning signs at be...→
Holidaymakers quarantined after flight home from Gibraltar was diverted to Spain

Holidaymakers quarantined after flight home from Gibraltar was diverted to Spain

Low-cost airline easyJet transported them to Spain after bad weather delayed their departure from the British overseas territory

Read full article: Holidaymakers quarantined after flight h...→
Cornwall holidaymaker in £80k car crashes crashes doing 3-point turn

Cornwall holidaymaker in £80k car crashes crashes doing 3-point turn

Witnesses claim the hapless tourist had driven his brand-new Lexus car down to Cornwall for a week-long holiday

Read full article: Cornwall holidaymaker in £80k car crashe...→
Devon holidaymaker livid at harsh parking ticket - for being inch over line

Devon holidaymaker livid at harsh parking ticket - for being inch over line

Rebecca Edge left the body of her car entirely within the designated bay and paid for a ticket to go for a walk with her partner and three year old twins

Read full article: Devon holidaymaker livid at harsh parkin...→
New French coronavirus rules spark 'nightmare' mass tourist exodus

New French coronavirus rules spark 'nightmare' mass tourist exodus

'It's not quite the Loire Valley, but we've booked a week in a field near Eastbourne instead,' one frustrated holidaymaker tells The Independent

Read full article: New French coronavirus rules spark 'nigh...→
Brits stuck in France slam 'shambles' as Eurotunnel boss warns trains 'booked'

Brits stuck in France slam 'shambles' as Eurotunnel boss warns trains 'booked'

BRITS stuck in France have slammed the quarantine “shambles” – as the Eurotunnel boss warns trains are “fully booked” today. Holidaymakers making a last dash t [...]

Read full article: Brits stuck in France slam 'shambles' as...→
France travel fury: Brit refuses to quarantine if country next to be added to unsafe list

France travel fury: Brit refuses to quarantine if country next to be added to unsafe list

A FURIOUS holidaymaker has insisted he will not quarantine after his holiday to France despite the latest reports suggesting the country could be the next to b [...]

Read full article: France travel fury: Brit refuses to quar...→
Bolton Covid-19 spike partly caused by 'holidaymaker who went on pub crawl'

Bolton Covid-19 spike partly caused by 'holidaymaker who went on pub crawl'

A holidaymaker who did not self-isolate after returning to Bolton was partly responsible for the area's "extreme spike" in coronavirus cases, the council leade [...]

Read full article: Bolton Covid-19 spike partly caused by '...→
Matt Hancock slams holidaymakers for triggering Covid test shortages

Matt Hancock slams holidaymakers for triggering Covid test shortages

HOLIDAYMAKERS have been slammed for triggering Covid test shortages – with Matt Hancock saying a quarter are being taken up by ineligible Brits. The Health Sec [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock slams holidaymakers for tri...→
Holidaymaker, 22, plunges 50ft to his death taking selfies at Thai waterfall

Holidaymaker, 22, plunges 50ft to his death taking selfies at Thai waterfall

A TOURIST plunged 50ft to his death after slipping on rocks while taking a selfie at a waterfall. Soipov Abdullokh, 22, allegedly ignored warning signs to avoi [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker, 22, plunges 50ft to his de...→
Holidaymaker sexually assaulted teenage girl in beauty salon

Holidaymaker sexually assaulted teenage girl in beauty salon

Ricky Davies, 27, from Merthyr Tydfil, was on holiday in Devon with friends but after rowing with them he binged on vodka then groped a 16-year-old girl and at [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker sexually assaulted teenage ...→
Bolton's coronavirus spike 'caused by holidaymaker who didn't quarantine'

Bolton's coronavirus spike 'caused by holidaymaker who didn't quarantine'

Bolton West MP Chris Green claimed that a man who came back from a holiday in Spain and went on a pub crawl could be to blame for a rise in new cases in Bolton

Read full article: Bolton's coronavirus spike 'caused by ho...→
Cruise: Holidaymakers can avoid getting sick by opting for these specific cabins

Cruise: Holidaymakers can avoid getting sick by opting for these specific cabins

CRUISE holidays can be ruined by the onset of sudden seasickness. According to experts, however, there are some hotspots onboard that are perfect to those pron [...]

Read full article: Cruise: Holidaymakers can avoid getting ...→
In numbers – how worrying is Portugal's rise in coronavirus cases?

In numbers – how worrying is Portugal's rise in coronavirus cases?

Holidaymakers are rushing to return from Portugal this week, as fears grow that it could be removed from the UK’s ‘travel corridor’ list because of rising Covi [...]

Read full article: In numbers – how worrying is Portugal's ...→
Shocking moment holidaymaker thrown into sea after motorboat explodes in Italy

Shocking moment holidaymaker thrown into sea after motorboat explodes in Italy

THIS is the terrifying moment a tourist is sent flying through the air as her boat suddenly explodes while being filled with fuel. Surveillance cameras capture [...]

Read full article: Shocking moment holidaymaker thrown into...→
Holidaymakers returning to UK MUST complete track and trace form before arrival

Holidaymakers returning to UK MUST complete track and trace form before arrival

HOLIDAYMAKERS have been reminded to complete an online track and trace form before they return to the UK or face a £100 fine or delays coming back into the cou [...]

Read full article: Holidaymakers returning to UK MUST compl...→
Holidaymakers stunned as shark circles waters in Devon harbour

Holidaymakers stunned as shark circles waters in Devon harbour

HOLIDAYMAKERS were left stunned after a blue shark was spotted in the water of a Devon harbour on Friday. The dead-eyed fish twisted and flapped on its side be [...]

Read full article: Holidaymakers stunned as shark circles w...→
Holidaymaker dies after being pulled from sea in Cornwall

Holidaymaker dies after being pulled from sea in Cornwall

A holidaymaker has died and a teenage boy is recovering in hospital after they were pulled from the sea in Cornwall.The man, who was in his 50s and from the Lo [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker dies after being pulled fro...→
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Holidaymaker wins £29,000 payout from TUI over violent tummy bug

Holidaymaker wins £29,000 payout from TUI over violent tummy bug

Peter Griffiths, 58, was staying at the Aqua Fantasy Aqua Park Hotel and Spa, in Izmir, Turkey, when he was struck down by stomach cramps, a fever and diarrhoe [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker wins £29,000 payout from TU...→
Brit holidaymaker, 30, plunges 500ft to death from Ibiza beauty spot cliffs

Brit holidaymaker, 30, plunges 500ft to death from Ibiza beauty spot cliffs

The Brit tourist, named locally as Richard Lloyd Canavan, died instantly after he fell some 500ft from cliffs on Ibiza's southern coast – his body was recovere [...]

Read full article: Brit holidaymaker, 30, plunges 500ft to ...→
Holidaymaker gives £750 caravan a modern makeover for under £200

Holidaymaker gives £750 caravan a modern makeover for under £200

Vicky Hibberd, 25, from Stoke on Trent, bought a caravan on Facebook Marketplace for £750. She then gave it a new lease life using Frenchic paints and accessor [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker gives £750 caravan a modern...→
Paraglider died after strong gust of wind sent him crashing into mountain

Paraglider died after strong gust of wind sent him crashing into mountain

A BRITISH learner paraglider died when a strong gust of wind sent him crashing into a mountain. Holidaymaker Darren Watson, 46, was on the final run of a £700 [...]

Read full article: Paraglider died after strong gust of win...→
Holidaymaker who broke quarantine rules 'partly responsible for Bolton surge'

Holidaymaker who broke quarantine rules 'partly responsible for Bolton surge'

David Greenhalgh said the individual had been on a pub crawl before testing positive for coronavirus

Read full article: Holidaymaker who broke quarantine rules ...→
Holidaymakers head to Turkey as quarantine list grows

Holidaymakers head to Turkey as quarantine list grows

Denmark is expected to be added to the quarantine list today as demand soars for holidays in Turkey, one of the few remaining “Covid-safe” countries for Britis [...]

Read full article: Holidaymakers head to Turkey as quaranti...→
Matt Hancock slams holidaymakers for triggering Covid test shortages

Matt Hancock slams holidaymakers for triggering Covid test shortages

HOLIDAYMAKERS have been slammed for triggering Covid test shortages – with Matt Hancock saying a quarter are being taken up by ineligible Brits. The Health Sec [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock slams holidaymakers for tri...→
Brit on Crete holiday says 'it feels safer' than UK as it's added to red list

Brit on Crete holiday says 'it feels safer' than UK as it's added to red list

A holidaymaker says she feels 100% safer in Crete than the UK just after the island was added to the quarantine list and said "areas are less crowded" revealin [...]

Read full article: Brit on Crete holiday says 'it feels saf...→
Holidaymaker sexually assaulted teenage girl in beauty salon

Holidaymaker sexually assaulted teenage girl in beauty salon

Ricky Davies, 27, from Merthyr Tydfil, was on holiday in Devon with friends but after rowing with them he binged on vodka then groped a 16-year-old girl and at [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker sexually assaulted teenage ...→
Portugal quarantine: Are LoveHolidays, Teletext and Tui offering refunds?

Portugal quarantine: Are LoveHolidays, Teletext and Tui offering refunds?

HOLIDAYMAKERS have had their travel plans thrown into chaos after Portugal was placed on the quarantine list for travellers returning to Wales and Scotland. We [...]

Read full article: Portugal quarantine: Are LoveHolidays, T...→
Bolton COVID spike caused by holidaymaker returning from Spain and going on a pub crawl

Bolton COVID spike caused by holidaymaker returning from Spain and going on a pub crawl

BOLTON's latest COVID-19 spike might have been caused by a holidaymaker who returned to the UK from Spain and went on a pub crawl while positive with coronavir [...]

Read full article: Bolton COVID spike caused by holidaymake...→
Cruise: Holidaymakers can avoid getting sick by opting for these specific cabins

Cruise: Holidaymakers can avoid getting sick by opting for these specific cabins

CRUISE holidays can be ruined by the onset of sudden seasickness. According to experts, however, there are some hotspots onboard that are perfect to those pron [...]

Read full article: Cruise: Holidaymakers can avoid getting ...→
Holidaymaker dies after becoming entangled in moorings while paddleboarding in Cornwall

Holidaymaker dies after becoming entangled in moorings while paddleboarding in Cornwall

A local boatman had attempted to rescue the 42-year-old man during a strong tide near Rock Beach on Monday afternoon

Read full article: Holidaymaker dies after becoming entangl...→
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Shocking moment holidaymaker thrown into sea after motorboat explodes in Italy

Shocking moment holidaymaker thrown into sea after motorboat explodes in Italy

THIS is the terrifying moment a tourist is sent flying through the air as her boat suddenly explodes while being filled with fuel. Surveillance cameras capture [...]

Read full article: Shocking moment holidaymaker thrown into...→
Holidaymakers quarantined after flight home from Gibraltar was diverted to Spain

Holidaymakers quarantined after flight home from Gibraltar was diverted to Spain

Low-cost airline easyJet transported them to Spain after bad weather delayed their departure from the British overseas territory

Read full article: Holidaymakers quarantined after flight h...→
Storm Francis set to bring 70mph winds and heavy rain to UK

Storm Francis set to bring 70mph winds and heavy rain to UK

Powerful 70mph winds and heavy rain is expected to hit the UK, as forecasters warn of life-threatening conditions from Storm Francis. Strong gales are expected [...]

Read full article: Storm Francis set to bring 70mph winds a...→
Holidaymakers stunned as shark circles waters in Devon harbour

Holidaymakers stunned as shark circles waters in Devon harbour

HOLIDAYMAKERS were left stunned after a blue shark was spotted in the water of a Devon harbour on Friday. The dead-eyed fish twisted and flapped on its side be [...]

Read full article: Holidaymakers stunned as shark circles w...→
Holidaymaker wins £29,000 payout from TUI over violent tummy bug

Holidaymaker wins £29,000 payout from TUI over violent tummy bug

Peter Griffiths, 58, was staying at the Aqua Fantasy Aqua Park Hotel and Spa, in Izmir, Turkey, when he was struck down by stomach cramps, a fever and diarrhoe [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker wins £29,000 payout from TU...→
Holiday refund battle: round two

Holiday refund battle: round two

Families booked on holidays to France this month face losing thousands of pounds as they cancel their plans so they can avoid the latest quarantine restriction [...]

Read full article: Holiday refund battle: round two...→
Brit holidaymaker, 30, plunges 500ft to death from Ibiza beauty spot cliffs

Brit holidaymaker, 30, plunges 500ft to death from Ibiza beauty spot cliffs

The Brit tourist, named locally as Richard Lloyd Canavan, died instantly after he fell some 500ft from cliffs on Ibiza's southern coast – his body was recovere [...]

Read full article: Brit holidaymaker, 30, plunges 500ft to ...→
Brits stuck in France slam 'shambles' as Eurotunnel boss warns trains 'booked'

Brits stuck in France slam 'shambles' as Eurotunnel boss warns trains 'booked'

BRITS stuck in France have slammed the quarantine “shambles” – as the Eurotunnel boss warns trains are “fully booked” today. Holidaymakers making a last dash t [...]

Read full article: Brits stuck in France slam 'shambles' as...→
Holidaymakers contacted after Brit tests positive for Covid in Corfu

Holidaymakers contacted after Brit tests positive for Covid in Corfu

The entire party has been taken to an isolation facility as resort guests and plane passengers are alerted

Read full article: Holidaymakers contacted after Brit tests...→
Holidaymaker sues travel firm for £100,000 after flip-flop accident

Holidaymaker sues travel firm for £100,000 after flip-flop accident

A HOLIDAYMAKER is suing a travel firm for £100,000 after claiming it failed to warn her of the dangers of wearing flip-flops. Eleanor King, 47, slipped in the [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker sues travel firm for £100,0...→
Bolton Covid-19 spike partly caused by 'holidaymaker who went on pub crawl'

Bolton Covid-19 spike partly caused by 'holidaymaker who went on pub crawl'

A holidaymaker who did not self-isolate after returning to Bolton was partly responsible for the area's "extreme spike" in coronavirus cases, the council leade [...]

Read full article: Bolton Covid-19 spike partly caused by '...→
Holidaymaker in his 20s dies after incident in boat on Norfolk river

Holidaymaker in his 20s dies after incident in boat on Norfolk river

A HOLIDAYMAKER has died after being found with serious injuries on a boat on a Norfolk river. The man, who was in his 20s, was rushed to James Paget Hospital b [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker in his 20s dies after incid...→
Matt Hancock: Holidaymakers and schools bear the blame for testing delays

Matt Hancock: Holidaymakers and schools bear the blame for testing delays

In one instance a whole year group was sent for tests, says Health Secretary, as he hits out at people using the system unnecessarily

Read full article: Matt Hancock: Holidaymakers and schools ...→
Holidaymaker, 22, plunges 50ft to his death taking selfies at Thai waterfall

Holidaymaker, 22, plunges 50ft to his death taking selfies at Thai waterfall

A TOURIST plunged 50ft to his death after slipping on rocks while taking a selfie at a waterfall. Soipov Abdullokh, 22, allegedly ignored warning signs to avoi [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker, 22, plunges 50ft to his de...→
Greek Islands and mainland quarantine refunds: Tui and Love Holidays latest

Greek Islands and mainland quarantine refunds: Tui and Love Holidays latest

HOLIDAYMAKERS with trips booked to Greece have had their holiday plans thrown into doubt due to changing travel advice. We explain what help Tui, Love Holidays [...]

Read full article: Greek Islands and mainland quarantine re...→
Holidaymaker's struggle to get easyJet refund for cancelled Newcastle flights

Holidaymaker's struggle to get easyJet refund for cancelled Newcastle flights

Tracy Alexander-Hill, from Wallsend, has spoken of her ordeal at trying to claim her money back for her flight to Barcelona after easyJet shut its regional bas [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker's struggle to get easyJet r...→
Bolton's coronavirus spike 'caused by holidaymaker who didn't quarantine'

Bolton's coronavirus spike 'caused by holidaymaker who didn't quarantine'

Bolton West MP Chris Green claimed that a man who came back from a holiday in Spain and went on a pub crawl could be to blame for a rise in new cases in Bolton

Read full article: Bolton's coronavirus spike 'caused by ho...→
Sturgeon savaged on Greece quarantine as holidaymaker points out Scotland has HIGHER rate

Sturgeon savaged on Greece quarantine as holidaymaker points out Scotland has HIGHER rate

NICOLA STURGEON's decision to remove Greece from Scotland's safe travel list has sparked outrage among Scottish travellers, particularly one in Rhodes who told [...]

Read full article: Sturgeon savaged on Greece quarantine as...→
TUI passengers on Zante flight forced to quarantine under new regulations

TUI passengers on Zante flight forced to quarantine under new regulations

PASSENGERS arriving into Wales on a TUI flight from Zante face quarantine after an outbreak of coronavirus has been detected in the holiday hotspot. Holidaymak [...]

Read full article: TUI passengers on Zante flight forced to...→
In numbers – how worrying is Portugal's rise in coronavirus cases?

In numbers – how worrying is Portugal's rise in coronavirus cases?

Holidaymakers are rushing to return from Portugal this week, as fears grow that it could be removed from the UK’s ‘travel corridor’ list because of rising Covi [...]

Read full article: In numbers – how worrying is Portugal's ...→
Holidaymakers ignore warning signs at beach featured in Broadchurch

Holidaymakers ignore warning signs at beach featured in Broadchurch

Stormy weather was blamed for making the Jurassic Coast cliffs in Dorset unstable, triggering a major rock fall about 6.30am yesterday.

Read full article: Holidaymakers ignore warning signs at be...→
Brits hit out at new quarantine rules scrapping hols with just 40hrs notice

Brits hit out at new quarantine rules scrapping hols with just 40hrs notice

FURIOUS Brits have slammed the Government’s new quarantine measures which mean they need to return from abroad by 4am TOMORROW. Holidaymakers in the Czech Repu [...]

Read full article: Brits hit out at new quarantine rules sc...→
Holidaymakers returning to UK MUST complete track and trace form before arrival

Holidaymakers returning to UK MUST complete track and trace form before arrival

HOLIDAYMAKERS have been reminded to complete an online track and trace form before they return to the UK or face a £100 fine or delays coming back into the cou [...]

Read full article: Holidaymakers returning to UK MUST compl...→
Cornwall holidaymaker in £80k car crashes crashes doing 3-point turn

Cornwall holidaymaker in £80k car crashes crashes doing 3-point turn

Witnesses claim the hapless tourist had driven his brand-new Lexus car down to Cornwall for a week-long holiday

Read full article: Cornwall holidaymaker in £80k car crashe...→
Giant blood-sucking fly with razor sharp teeth spotted on Scots island

Giant blood-sucking fly with razor sharp teeth spotted on Scots island

The Dark Giant Horsefly, which has scissor like teeth and feeds on blood, was discovered by holidaymaker Nicola Harrison during a visit to Corrie on Thursday.

Read full article: Giant blood-sucking fly with razor sharp...→
Holidaymaker dies after being pulled from sea in Cornwall

Holidaymaker dies after being pulled from sea in Cornwall

A holidaymaker has died and a teenage boy is recovering in hospital after they were pulled from the sea in Cornwall.The man, who was in his 50s and from the Lo [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker dies after being pulled fro...→
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Devon holidaymaker livid at harsh parking ticket - for being inch over line

Devon holidaymaker livid at harsh parking ticket - for being inch over line

Rebecca Edge left the body of her car entirely within the designated bay and paid for a ticket to go for a walk with her partner and three year old twins

Read full article: Devon holidaymaker livid at harsh parkin...→
Holidaymakers to Spain face new curbs with bars forced to shut early

Holidaymakers to Spain face new curbs with bars forced to shut early

Other restrictions involve complete closure of discos, clubs and venues where food is not served and bans on pool parties and party boats

Read full article: Holidaymakers to Spain face new curbs wi...→
New French coronavirus rules spark 'nightmare' mass tourist exodus

New French coronavirus rules spark 'nightmare' mass tourist exodus

'It's not quite the Loire Valley, but we've booked a week in a field near Eastbourne instead,' one frustrated holidaymaker tells The Independent

Read full article: New French coronavirus rules spark 'nigh...→
Holidaymakers' struggle to beat quarantine deadline as they rush home

Holidaymakers' struggle to beat quarantine deadline as they rush home

More than 150,000 holidaymakers were scrambling back to Britain from France today, just hours before tough new quarantine restrictions come into force. From 4a [...]

Read full article: Holidaymakers' struggle to beat quaranti...→
Holidaymaker gives £750 caravan a modern makeover for under £200

Holidaymaker gives £750 caravan a modern makeover for under £200

Vicky Hibberd, 25, from Stoke on Trent, bought a caravan on Facebook Marketplace for £750. She then gave it a new lease life using Frenchic paints and accessor [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker gives £750 caravan a modern...→
France travel fury: Brit refuses to quarantine if country next to be added to unsafe list

France travel fury: Brit refuses to quarantine if country next to be added to unsafe list

A FURIOUS holidaymaker has insisted he will not quarantine after his holiday to France despite the latest reports suggesting the country could be the next to b [...]

Read full article: France travel fury: Brit refuses to quar...→
Paraglider died after strong gust of wind sent him crashing into mountain

Paraglider died after strong gust of wind sent him crashing into mountain

A BRITISH learner paraglider died when a strong gust of wind sent him crashing into a mountain. Holidaymaker Darren Watson, 46, was on the final run of a £700 [...]

Read full article: Paraglider died after strong gust of win...→
Holidaymaker sues travel firm for £100,000 after flip-flop accident

Holidaymaker sues travel firm for £100,000 after flip-flop accident

A HOLIDAYMAKER is suing a travel firm for £100,000 after claiming it failed to warn her of the dangers of wearing flip-flops. Eleanor King, 47, slipped in the [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker sues travel firm for £100,0...→
Holidaymaker who broke quarantine rules 'partly responsible for Bolton surge'

Holidaymaker who broke quarantine rules 'partly responsible for Bolton surge'

David Greenhalgh said the individual had been on a pub crawl before testing positive for coronavirus

Read full article: Holidaymaker who broke quarantine rules ...→
Bolton Covid-19 spike partly caused by 'holidaymaker who went on pub crawl'

Bolton Covid-19 spike partly caused by 'holidaymaker who went on pub crawl'

A holidaymaker who did not self-isolate after returning to Bolton was partly responsible for the area's "extreme spike" in coronavirus cases, the council leade [...]

Read full article: Bolton Covid-19 spike partly caused by '...→
Holidaymakers head to Turkey as quarantine list grows

Holidaymakers head to Turkey as quarantine list grows

Denmark is expected to be added to the quarantine list today as demand soars for holidays in Turkey, one of the few remaining “Covid-safe” countries for Britis [...]

Read full article: Holidaymakers head to Turkey as quaranti...→
Holidaymaker in his 20s dies after incident in boat on Norfolk river

Holidaymaker in his 20s dies after incident in boat on Norfolk river

A HOLIDAYMAKER has died after being found with serious injuries on a boat on a Norfolk river. The man, who was in his 20s, was rushed to James Paget Hospital b [...]

Read full article: Holidaymaker in his 20s dies after incid...→
Matt Hancock slams holidaymakers for triggering Covid test shortages

Matt Hancock slams holidaymakers for triggering Covid test shortages

HOLIDAYMAKERS have been slammed for triggering Covid test shortages – with Matt Hancock saying a quarter are being taken up by ineligible Brits. The Health Sec [...]

Read full article: Matt Hancock slams holidaymakers for tri...→
Matt Hancock: Holidaymakers and schools bear the blame for testing delays

Matt Hancock: Holidaymakers and schools bear the blame for testing delays

In one instance a whole year group was sent for tests, says Health Secretary, as he hits out at people using the system unnecessarily

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Holidaymaker, 22, plunges 50ft to his death taking selfies at Thai waterfall

Holidaymaker, 22, plunges 50ft to his death taking selfies at Thai waterfall

A TOURIST plunged 50ft to his death after slipping on rocks while taking a selfie at a waterfall. Soipov Abdullokh, 22, allegedly ignored warning signs to avoi [...]

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Brit on Crete holiday says 'it feels safer' than UK as it's added to red list

Brit on Crete holiday says 'it feels safer' than UK as it's added to red list

A holidaymaker says she feels 100% safer in Crete than the UK just after the island was added to the quarantine list and said "areas are less crowded" revealin [...]

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Greek Islands and mainland quarantine refunds: Tui and Love Holidays latest

Greek Islands and mainland quarantine refunds: Tui and Love Holidays latest

HOLIDAYMAKERS with trips booked to Greece have had their holiday plans thrown into doubt due to changing travel advice. We explain what help Tui, Love Holidays [...]

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Holidaymaker sexually assaulted teenage girl in beauty salon

Holidaymaker sexually assaulted teenage girl in beauty salon

Ricky Davies, 27, from Merthyr Tydfil, was on holiday in Devon with friends but after rowing with them he binged on vodka then groped a 16-year-old girl and at [...]

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Holidaymaker's struggle to get easyJet refund for cancelled Newcastle flights

Holidaymaker's struggle to get easyJet refund for cancelled Newcastle flights

Tracy Alexander-Hill, from Wallsend, has spoken of her ordeal at trying to claim her money back for her flight to Barcelona after easyJet shut its regional bas [...]

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Portugal quarantine: Are LoveHolidays, Teletext and Tui offering refunds?

Portugal quarantine: Are LoveHolidays, Teletext and Tui offering refunds?

HOLIDAYMAKERS have had their travel plans thrown into chaos after Portugal was placed on the quarantine list for travellers returning to Wales and Scotland. We [...]

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Bolton's coronavirus spike 'caused by holidaymaker who didn't quarantine'

Bolton's coronavirus spike 'caused by holidaymaker who didn't quarantine'

Bolton West MP Chris Green claimed that a man who came back from a holiday in Spain and went on a pub crawl could be to blame for a rise in new cases in Bolton

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Bolton COVID spike caused by holidaymaker returning from Spain and going on a pub crawl

Bolton COVID spike caused by holidaymaker returning from Spain and going on a pub crawl

BOLTON's latest COVID-19 spike might have been caused by a holidaymaker who returned to the UK from Spain and went on a pub crawl while positive with coronavir [...]

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Sturgeon savaged on Greece quarantine as holidaymaker points out Scotland has HIGHER rate

Sturgeon savaged on Greece quarantine as holidaymaker points out Scotland has HIGHER rate

NICOLA STURGEON's decision to remove Greece from Scotland's safe travel list has sparked outrage among Scottish travellers, particularly one in Rhodes who told [...]

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Cruise: Holidaymakers can avoid getting sick by opting for these specific cabins

Cruise: Holidaymakers can avoid getting sick by opting for these specific cabins

CRUISE holidays can be ruined by the onset of sudden seasickness. According to experts, however, there are some hotspots onboard that are perfect to those pron [...]

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TUI passengers on Zante flight forced to quarantine under new regulations

TUI passengers on Zante flight forced to quarantine under new regulations

PASSENGERS arriving into Wales on a TUI flight from Zante face quarantine after an outbreak of coronavirus has been detected in the holiday hotspot. Holidaymak [...]

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Holidaymaker dies after becoming entangled in moorings while paddleboarding in Cornwall

Holidaymaker dies after becoming entangled in moorings while paddleboarding in Cornwall

A local boatman had attempted to rescue the 42-year-old man during a strong tide near Rock Beach on Monday afternoon

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In numbers – how worrying is Portugal's rise in coronavirus cases?

In numbers – how worrying is Portugal's rise in coronavirus cases?

Holidaymakers are rushing to return from Portugal this week, as fears grow that it could be removed from the UK’s ‘travel corridor’ list because of rising Covi [...]

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Holidaymakers ignore warning signs at beach featured in Broadchurch

Holidaymakers ignore warning signs at beach featured in Broadchurch

Stormy weather was blamed for making the Jurassic Coast cliffs in Dorset unstable, triggering a major rock fall about 6.30am yesterday.

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Shocking moment holidaymaker thrown into sea after motorboat explodes in Italy

Shocking moment holidaymaker thrown into sea after motorboat explodes in Italy

THIS is the terrifying moment a tourist is sent flying through the air as her boat suddenly explodes while being filled with fuel. Surveillance cameras capture [...]

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Brits hit out at new quarantine rules scrapping hols with just 40hrs notice

Brits hit out at new quarantine rules scrapping hols with just 40hrs notice

FURIOUS Brits have slammed the Government’s new quarantine measures which mean they need to return from abroad by 4am TOMORROW. Holidaymakers in the Czech Repu [...]

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Holidaymakers quarantined after flight home from Gibraltar was diverted to Spain

Holidaymakers quarantined after flight home from Gibraltar was diverted to Spain

Low-cost airline easyJet transported them to Spain after bad weather delayed their departure from the British overseas territory

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Holidaymakers returning to UK MUST complete track and trace form before arrival

Holidaymakers returning to UK MUST complete track and trace form before arrival

HOLIDAYMAKERS have been reminded to complete an online track and trace form before they return to the UK or face a £100 fine or delays coming back into the cou [...]

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Storm Francis set to bring 70mph winds and heavy rain to UK

Storm Francis set to bring 70mph winds and heavy rain to UK

Powerful 70mph winds and heavy rain is expected to hit the UK, as forecasters warn of life-threatening conditions from Storm Francis. Strong gales are expected [...]

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Cornwall holidaymaker in £80k car crashes crashes doing 3-point turn

Cornwall holidaymaker in £80k car crashes crashes doing 3-point turn

Witnesses claim the hapless tourist had driven his brand-new Lexus car down to Cornwall for a week-long holiday

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Holidaymakers stunned as shark circles waters in Devon harbour

Holidaymakers stunned as shark circles waters in Devon harbour

HOLIDAYMAKERS were left stunned after a blue shark was spotted in the water of a Devon harbour on Friday. The dead-eyed fish twisted and flapped on its side be [...]

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Giant blood-sucking fly with razor sharp teeth spotted on Scots island

Giant blood-sucking fly with razor sharp teeth spotted on Scots island

The Dark Giant Horsefly, which has scissor like teeth and feeds on blood, was discovered by holidaymaker Nicola Harrison during a visit to Corrie on Thursday.

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Holidaymaker dies after being pulled from sea in Cornwall

Holidaymaker dies after being pulled from sea in Cornwall

A holidaymaker has died and a teenage boy is recovering in hospital after they were pulled from the sea in Cornwall.The man, who was in his 50s and from the Lo [...]

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Devon holidaymaker livid at harsh parking ticket - for being inch over line

Devon holidaymaker livid at harsh parking ticket - for being inch over line

Rebecca Edge left the body of her car entirely within the designated bay and paid for a ticket to go for a walk with her partner and three year old twins

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Holidaymaker wins £29,000 payout from TUI over violent tummy bug

Holidaymaker wins £29,000 payout from TUI over violent tummy bug

Peter Griffiths, 58, was staying at the Aqua Fantasy Aqua Park Hotel and Spa, in Izmir, Turkey, when he was struck down by stomach cramps, a fever and diarrhoe [...]

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Holidaymakers to Spain face new curbs with bars forced to shut early

Holidaymakers to Spain face new curbs with bars forced to shut early

Other restrictions involve complete closure of discos, clubs and venues where food is not served and bans on pool parties and party boats

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Holiday refund battle: round two

Holiday refund battle: round two

Families booked on holidays to France this month face losing thousands of pounds as they cancel their plans so they can avoid the latest quarantine restriction [...]

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New French coronavirus rules spark 'nightmare' mass tourist exodus

New French coronavirus rules spark 'nightmare' mass tourist exodus

'It's not quite the Loire Valley, but we've booked a week in a field near Eastbourne instead,' one frustrated holidaymaker tells The Independent

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Brit holidaymaker, 30, plunges 500ft to death from Ibiza beauty spot cliffs

Brit holidaymaker, 30, plunges 500ft to death from Ibiza beauty spot cliffs

The Brit tourist, named locally as Richard Lloyd Canavan, died instantly after he fell some 500ft from cliffs on Ibiza's southern coast – his body was recovere [...]

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Holidaymakers' struggle to beat quarantine deadline as they rush home

Holidaymakers' struggle to beat quarantine deadline as they rush home

More than 150,000 holidaymakers were scrambling back to Britain from France today, just hours before tough new quarantine restrictions come into force. From 4a [...]

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Brits stuck in France slam 'shambles' as Eurotunnel boss warns trains 'booked'

Brits stuck in France slam 'shambles' as Eurotunnel boss warns trains 'booked'

BRITS stuck in France have slammed the quarantine “shambles” – as the Eurotunnel boss warns trains are “fully booked” today. Holidaymakers making a last dash t [...]

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Holidaymaker gives £750 caravan a modern makeover for under £200

Holidaymaker gives £750 caravan a modern makeover for under £200

Vicky Hibberd, 25, from Stoke on Trent, bought a caravan on Facebook Marketplace for £750. She then gave it a new lease life using Frenchic paints and accessor [...]

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Holidaymakers contacted after Brit tests positive for Covid in Corfu

Holidaymakers contacted after Brit tests positive for Covid in Corfu

The entire party has been taken to an isolation facility as resort guests and plane passengers are alerted

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France travel fury: Brit refuses to quarantine if country next to be added to unsafe list

France travel fury: Brit refuses to quarantine if country next to be added to unsafe list

A FURIOUS holidaymaker has insisted he will not quarantine after his holiday to France despite the latest reports suggesting the country could be the next to b [...]

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