From our blog

Great British Getaways…

With many parts of Europe and the rest of the world now requiring you to self isolate upon return, there’s never been a better time to holiday in the UK (and Ireland). Aside from this, there are plenty of reasons to holiday in Blighty.... 1. The Extensive and...
Important information about travelling abroad…

Important information about travelling abroad…

Planning to travel abroad? DON'T FORGET! You now need to fill in the Passenger Locator Form (on the link below) before you return, even if you don't need to self-isolate. ALWAYS! Check the www.gov.uk website for updates or call us for more help and advice....

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IMPORTANT UPDATE: Spain and Portugal

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Spain and Portugal

Following the latest government advice regarding travel to Mainland Spain, the Balearic and Canary Islands and now the Algarve from the UK, a lot of the airlines have taken the decision to suspend their flights and holiday programmes from 28th July up to and including...

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Where the UK wants to holiday in 2021…

Where the UK wants to holiday in 2021…

Worldwide holidaymakers have had to put their trips on pause this year and with so much uncertainty surrounding the self-isolation rules, it's clear that most are now searching for a 2021 holiday to remember! Only recently, after being given the green light, Spain is...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19): travel corridors

Coronavirus (COVID-19): travel corridors

Good new for the travel industry... You do not have to self-isolate on arrival in England if these are the only places you have been to or stopped in during the previous 14 days. Published 3 July 2020 from: Department for Transport Applies to: England Coronavirus...

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Green light for France, Greece and Spain…

Green light for France, Greece and Spain…

Coronavirus: UK to scrap quarantine rule for some of our most popular destinations France, Greece and Spain are to become available destinations for holidaymakers as quarantine measures are abandoned. Britons will be able to go on summer holidays abroad as the...

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Fabulous holidays for 50-something couples

Fabulous holidays for 50-something couples

Given that travel gets far more rewarding as you get older, it comes as no surprise that much of the 50-plus generation is swapping European beach-lazing for new and exciting experiences in far-flung destinations. Free of responsibilities and restrictions they are now...

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Top 10 Insta-Worthy Cities

Top 10 Insta-Worthy Cities

Top 10 most Insta-worthy cities in the world Given that it has a global community of one billion active users every month, it’s no wonder that Instagram is a huge influencer when it comes to travel photography (when was the last time you sent or received a handwritten...

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Become a Co-op member!

When you invest just £1, you can become a Chelmsford Star Co-op member and earn membership points for your holiday booking.

This means you’ll earn money back when you travel with us that can go towards your next break (or spent in Quadrant department stores or local Co-op food shops)!