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19 Feb 2014
Label designed to defeat baggage thieves
A company has invented a new kind of luggage security solution that it hopes will deter thieves. Tamperguard's Tamperlock heat...
17 Feb 2014
Snowsport England hoping to capitalise on Sochi Games
Snowsport England, the governing body for English skiers and snowboarders, is hoping to capitalise on the Sochi Winter Olympics by gett...
14 Feb 2014
Brits' appetite for holiday inspiration 'remains strong'
British consumers' appetite for holiday and travel inspiration 'remains strong', the organisers of a leading travel show ha...
13 Feb 2014
Prince William leading fight to protect endangered species
The Duke of Cambridge is leading the battle to save some of the world's most iconic species from the threat of poaching. Today...
Quirky holiday activities
It might sound like something from a James Bond film, but according to a company that manufactures them, jetpacks could soon be coming ...
12 Feb 2014
Lack of travel insurance 'alarming', says ABTA
With the February half-term rush approaching, ABTA - The Travel Association has said that the number of people taking ski holidays with...
7 Feb 2014
Airline pilot explains cockpit jargon
When you're flying, you'll regularly hear phrases and terminology that seems rather alien. Like any industry, aviation has...
24 Jan 2014
Find out where the locals go
When it comes to going on holiday, the locals know the best places to eat, play, shop, celebrate and relax. Which is why the National G...
17 Jan 2014
ABTA publishes accessibility guidance
The Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) has issued updated advice on how the industry can best meet the accessibility needs of ...
15 Jan 2014
Expert gives advice on staying safe while skiing
As holidays go, a ski break is one of the most exhilarating and potentially dangerous vacations you can take. With taking a tumble...