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Linsey

Linsey

A journalist and travel writer of 35 years' standing, a once-a-week yogi, terrible skier and out-of-order mum to 2 teens. My day job is associate editor of TravelMole.com.

Ryanair’s UK pilots to strike from midnight – what to do if your flight is affected

Ryanair’s UK pilots will go on strike at midnight tonight until midnight on Friday, but the airline hasn’t cancelled any flights as yet. It is advising all passengers to check in for their flights...

Advice for Super Break, LateRooms customers

If you’re one of the 50,000+ people hit by the collapse of Super Break or LateRooms, the first thing to say is don’t worry, you should get a refund of any money you’ve paid...

BA pilots threaten summer strikes – and High Court refuses to stop them

British Airways has failed to get a High Court to ban its pilots from taking strike action this summer, which means it’s still possible they could walk out over the school holidays. Pilots have...

Knock ££s off your next holiday

Your holiday spending money won’t go as far in popular holiday destinations like the Med and the USA this year due to the pound sinking against the euro, the dollar and some other currencies,...

Utterly lovely Topsham – and its Scarlett O’Hara connection

OMG! I can’t believe I’ve never been to Topsham before. I’ve just spend two days in this historic south Devon town and fallen in love with the place. Quite simply, it’s the most picturesque,...

WIN a holiday to South Africa

Travel company TUI is looking for over 50s to test a new action-packed tour of South Africa, FOR FREE. You can go alone, take your partner or your friend. The only catch is that...

Running of the bulls is bull s***

It’s that time of year again when Instagram will be packed with images of idiots running with bulls through the streets of Pamplona in Spain, just for the hell of it.   Some of...

Stansted is ‘worst UK airport for delays’ says Which?

You might want to avoid flying from Stansted this summer if you want to don’t want a long delay because, according to a new Which? survey, it’s the airport where you’re most likely to...

Providence, Rhode Island in pictures

Providence, founded in 1636, one of America’s oldest cities, is the capital of Rhode Island, the smallest state in the USA. It’s in New England on the east coast, not far from Boston and...

Beat the Wimbledon queue

The grass has been mowed, the racquets have been strung, the Pimm’s and strawberries are on their way, which means only one thing – it’s nearly time for Wimbledon. I live about 5 minutes’...