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easy to apply and competitively priced

Easy to use the website. Quick competitive quote. Quick to buy and easy with all documen... Read more
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very competitive prices for level of cover offered

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Sue Mcguinness

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Cold snap may lead to weekend travel delays

A cold snap heading for Britain could cause travel chaos this weekend, as temperatures could drop as low as -7°C. The bad weather, triggered by snowstorms in the US, could also bring freezing, heavy rain and strong winds. There's a good chance that these adverse conditions could wreak havoc on tra... Read more

The Columbus Direct team share their worst holiday mistakes

Making mistakes is what travel is all about; you can't see the world properly without the odd faux-pas or missed flight. We decided to ask around the Columbus Direct team and see what their worst-ever travel mistakes were; the responses we received surprised us. From oversleeping to undersleeping, ... Read more

Christmas booze cruisers urged to stay alert in Calais

A senior Eurotunnel executive has warned people heading to Calais for 'booze cruises' that migrants at Calais may attempt to target their vehicles as a means of getting into the UK. There are huge numbers of migrants camped out by the ferry terminals, looking for vehicles to smuggle themselves onto... Read more

Hotel which fined couple for leaving negative review under investigation

A hotel in Blackpool that took £100 from a couple's credit card after they wrote a negative review about them is being investigated by Trading Standards. The Broadway Hotel, which is ranked on TripAdvisor as Blackpool's 858th most popular hotel out of 894, has received 147 'terrible' reviews, and 2... Read more