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Autumn Budget 2017: Freeze on alcohol, fuel, and air passenger duties but tobacco duty to rise

Wednesday, 22 November 2017 | News

Drinkers, drivers, and economy flight passengers may welcome news that alcohol, fuel, and air passenger duties have been frozen, Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced in his Autumn Budget.

Autumn Budget 2017: Millennial railcard confirmed for those aged 26 to 30

Wednesday, 22 November 2017 | News

A railcard enabling those aged between 26 and 30 to save a third on fares will be launched next spring, it has been confirmed today.

Revealed: When to book to bag the cheapest flights

Thursday, 09 November 2017 | News

Holidaymakers looking to snap up the best deal on flights should consider booking two months ahead of their holiday,  according to new research.

Fight for your rights: The hotel expects me to pay 150% more for a room

Monday, 30 October 2017 | Article

Simon Read helps a reader who was asked to pay extra for a hotel booking.

Hotel booking websites under investigation by consumer watchdog

Friday, 27 October 2017 | News

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has launched an investigation into hotel booking websites amid concerns that consumers are not getting a fair deal.

Ryanair to cancel 50 flights a day over the next six weeks: Your rights

Tuesday, 19 September 2017 | News

To the ire of its passengers, Ryanair has announced that it will cancel between 40 and 50 flights per day over the next six weeks.

Deal of the week: Free four-year railcard for students

Friday, 15 September 2017 | News

Students can get a free four-year 16-25 Railcard when they open Santander’s 123 Student Current Account.

Ryanair cuts cabin baggage allowance to ‘eliminate flight delays'

Wednesday, 06 September 2017 | News

Travellers with Ryanair will no longer be able to take two pieces of baggage into the cabin as the airline has announced plans to change its rules.

British motorists warned over French pollution fines

Wednesday, 23 August 2017 | News

British motorists driving through France are being urged to check they have a valid emissions sticker or risk an on-the-spot fine of up to £123.

Fight for your rights: ‘Both Axa and Thomas Cook won’t pay out for my 20-hour flight delay’

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 | Article

No matter how great your holiday, it will end on a sour note if your flight home is delayed for hours.