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One in ten UK holidaymakers stopped at airports due to misplaced tech

More than one in ten UK holidaymakers have misplaced an electronic device in their luggage, resulting in them being stopped by airport security, according to a new report.

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A tree fell on a railway line in Lingfield. Picture: Southern rail SUS-170208-164704001

TRAVEL NEWS: Train disruption after tree falls on railway line

Southern rail has reported train distruption after a tree fell on a railway line in Lingfield.

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MP Nick Herbert

UPDATE: MP demands action from Southern rail after ‘intolerable’ problems at station

MP Nick Herbert has demanded action from Southern rail after repeated problems buying a ticket at Hassocks railway station.

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Kudhva. Picture by Karl Mackie

Unusual and quirky places to stay in the UK

Staycations have recently stepped up a gear. Instead of booking into a luxurious hotel people are starting to become a little more adventurous in their accommodation choices.

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Viva La Isla Fuerteventura! - Island of the Eternal Spring

Fuerteventura, located only one hundred kilometres from the coast of North Africa, covers 640 square miles and is the second largest of the ‘Islas Canarias’.

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Go wild in the country for National Parks Week

Go wild in the country for National Parks Week

Whether you are a thrillseeker yearning for the great outdoors,or just fancy a more sedate break in calming surroundings, Britain’s 15 National Parks offer the chance to spend some time with nature.

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Beautiful yuyuan garden at night,traditional shopping area in shanghai, China. SUS-170806-161017001

Chinese whispers

Jeannine Williamson discovers culture and good fortune in China

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Quinta Do Lago South golf course

Stunning setting in the heart of the Algarve

Sol Buckner tests his game at one of the most impressive golfing venues in Europe.

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A camel train

Head on an Arabian adventure

Rebecca Underwood sets off on an Arabian adventure.

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TRAFFIC: Railway trespassers and road traffic collisions impacting Sussex

Train users are advised today (Saturday) that ongoing industrial action may affect Southern and Gatwick Express services.

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Uniworld S.S. Joie de Vivre Christening Ceremony with Godmother Dame Joan Collins. 27th March 2017. Paris.  Photo by Steve Dunlop steve@stevedunlop.com www.stevedunlop.com SUS-170505-101056001

Take a trip on the Seine

Jeannine Williamson savours the delights of the Seine.

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The average holidaymaker’s suitcase contains items worth over £3k

The average holidaymaker’s suitcase contains items worth over £3k

The average holidaymaker jets off to the sunshine with a suitcase crammed full of more than £3,000 worth of tech, toiletries and tanning products, it has emerged.

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Motorists urged to learn the law before driving abroad

Motorists urged to learn laws before driving abroad

6 million Brits could be driving on the wrong side of the law this summer.

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Pearl of the Gulf

Rebecca Underwood finds out more about the beguiling Kingdom of Bahrain.

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Avoid airline baggage charges this bank holiday

Video: How to avoid airline baggage charges this bank holiday

This May bank holiday, almost 17m Brits will be making the most of the long weekend and shall be embarking on a break overseas.

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Discover a modern-day Viking voyage

Discover a modern-day Viking voyage

Jeannine Williamson embarks on a modern-day Viking voyage of discovery.

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MP backs multi-millon investment at Gatwick Airport

The MP for Crawley has backed a multi-million pound investment at Gatwick Airport which is expected to provide more than 100 jobs.

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Staff from the airport and more than 30 families came to the event on Tuesday (April 4). Picture: Sara Marchant

Gatwick celebrates World Autism Awareness Day

Gatwick Airport celebrated World Autism Awareness Day on Tuesday (April 4).

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Brits need a break just 29 days after getting home

Brits need a break just 29 days after getting home

The average Brit feels like they need a holiday just 29 days after returning from their last one, a study has found.

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Gatwick passengers can catch a low-cost direct flight from September. Picture: Norwegian

Catch a low-cost flight at Gatwick to Seattle and Denver

Gatwick passengers will be able to catch a low-cost direct flight to Seattle and Denver from September, it has been revealed.

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