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Mawgan Porth and the Bedruthan Steps to Family Holiday Heaven

Mawgan Porth and the Bedruthan Steps to Holiday Heaven

The last 18 months has provided challenges, of varying sizes and scales, for each and every one of us across the globe. This unprecedented time has afforded many the time to reassess future plans at home, at work and what we do with our spare time. For some, this might be planning early retirement. For others, this could be a career...

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Talented 8 year old lands job of a lifetime as junior travel photographer  

tripAbrood appoint a Chief Kids Officer after receiving hundreds of adorable applications

Family travel specialist tripAbrood has received hundreds of applications after advertising for the role of Chief Kids Officer, open to anyone aged 5 to 12 years old. Looking to gain a child’s eye view of the family holiday experience, tripAbrood set out to hire a budding travel photographer to document...

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ABTA highlights the best destinations to visit this winter

ABTA latest research shows almost half of people are hoping to take a winter holiday this year

As the “red list” drops to just seven countries and the Foreign Office relaxes its travel advice for a swathe of popular long-haul destinations, ABTA – The Travel Association is highlighting the best places for British holidaymakers to enjoy a well-deserved winter break.

This comes as ABTA’...

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‘The World’s Most Magical Celebration’ Begins 1 Oct at Walt Disney World Resort 

Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure attraction, nighttime spectaculars, entertainment, EARidescent décor and many more magical moments await guests during 18-month 50th anniversary event

On 1 Oct 1971, Walt Disney World Resort officially opened to guests for the first time, the culmination of years spent imagining, planning and developing WaltDisney’s magical dream. In the five decades since, The...

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World Fun Fair Month: The best beach fairgrounds in the UK!

From carousels to candy floss stalls, the Great British beach fairground has so much to offer – and not just for summertime!

But where is best to go for the ultimate beach fairground experience? Below, experts at holiday lettings company, holidaycottages.co.uk , has revealed the six very best British beach fairgrounds and amusement parks for the whole family to enjoy.

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Will taking your children out of school during term time land you in detention?

When can you do it and what are the potential penalties?

With the huge rise in staycations and the dramatic increase in cost of holidays in the UK, an increasing number of parents will be tempted to take their children out of school to benefit from cheaper deals that can be found by holidaying during term time.

However, by doing so, parents run the risk of heavy fines and...

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10 Staycation Tips To Keep Cool When You’re Camping

Amid uncertainty around travel abroad, many Brits are staying in the UK for their holidays this year with campsite booking increasing by 500% in some regions. While the UK is gripped by an extreme heatwave, and another expected in August , keeping cool under the canvas is something that’s becoming essential for many first-time campers.

As part of their Sunny Staycations campaign, the...

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Most In-Demand Luxury Items to Recreate a Staycation at Home this Summer

MOST IN-DEMAND FEATURES TO RECREATE A STAYCATION AT HOME THIS SUMMER

Interest in UK staycations has nearly quadrupled since the beginning of the year and is 62% higher than in 2020, according to research conducted by Share to Buy , an Online Property Portal.

As a result, it’s expected only one-fifth of rooms will be available in July. In August and September, most venues...

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HMRC can help towards the cost of children’s summer holiday activities

Today, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) is reminding working families in the South West that they can use Tax-Free Childcare to help pay for their childcare costs over the summer.

Tax-Free Childcare – a childcare top-up for working parents – can be used to help pay for accredited holiday clubs, childminders or sports activities – giving parents and carers that extra peace of...

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Solving co-parenting dilemmas for separated families as the summer holiday looms

Uncertainty about how summer holidays might shape up this year means separated families should consider making flexible written parenting plans right now, says a leading family dispute resolution charity currently providing its services by video conference.

Arrangements for children during the long school vacation always provide headaches for separated parents. This year, the delayed...

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