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Travel trivia – local laws and customs

 If your EHIC card covers doctor’s bills and hospital stays in Europe, buying a supplementary travel insurance policy is a waste of money....

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Travel trivia – top ten road trips

Where in the world are these top ten road trips?   Between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth, Route 62 is 748k (464 miles)...

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Passport rules for travelling to Europe after Brexit – updated 19 December 2018

New rules for travel to most countries in Europe change if the UK leaves the European Union (EU) with no deal. Here is...

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Mumsnet campaign

We’ve teamed up with parenting blog Mumsnet to share our #poolsafety messages in the run up to the October half term holiday. Our...

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Pre-school children most at risk if holidaying parents treat lifeguards as babysitters not Baywatch

• Over 5,000 pre-school children will be left in the care of a lifeguard over the next six weeks1 as one in eight...

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Safer Tourism Foundation calls for the Egyptian authorities to give John and Susan Cooper’s family the answers they are looking for

Katherine Atkinson, CEO of the Safer Tourism Foundation (STF), a charity dedicated to preventing accidents, injury and illness for Brits travelling abroad, commented:...