Posts Tagged ‘ Package Travel Directive ’

Lessons from the Thomas Cook affair

Sep 25th, 2019 | By

For some readers they will have already heard and read as much about the demise of Thomas Cook as they would want to know. Those had better look away know then although I would prefer they remain because this story is not really about Thomas Cook but about what we should all be reminded about. The first, surely, is the need to have travel insurance. But, according to some, only about a quarter of travel insurance policies have clauses in them whereby you are paid
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Saturday snippets: 30th of June 2018

Jun 30th, 2018 | By

Supersonic flight, hotel booking systems and getting insurance if you have a health problem are some of the things that caught Adrian’s eye this week.



Saturday snippets: 2nd of May 2015

May 2nd, 2015 | By

A Cleaning Day holiday and twilight check-in catches Adrian’s attention this week in his summary of the less well-known stories of the week.



Shouldn’t we have true holiday and flight protection?

May 3rd, 2012 | By

Last Monday the new regulations for bonding came into force. Now a report from MP’s on the Transport Select Committee welcomes what has been introduced but says it doesn’t go far enough. In fact, in some places, the report is very critical of the government.