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Winter Sun options for those who missed their Summer holiday!

Winter Sun options for those who missed their Summer holiday!October 8, 2020
SAGA Cruises

SAGA Cruises

*LAUNCH OF 2021/22 CRUISES* Exciting news! Saga have launched their full collection of boutique cruises departing from April to December 2021. PLUS they have recently announced the LAUNCH of their full 2022 ocean cruise season too! With 43 new itineraries aboard...

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Unmissable British city breaks

Unmissable British city breaks

Many Brits look to the continent for city breaks even though some of the world’s most fascinating cities are right on their doorstep. While the COVID-19 outbreak can make jetting off to foreign lands difficult, why not take the opportunity to tick Britain’s must-sees...

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The best languages to learn if you can’t travel

The best languages to learn if you can’t travel

Social distancing and lockdown restrictions have given some Brits more time on their hands than ever before. While spending it on holiday may still prove tricky, learning a new language now can make your next getaway very special. Dutch The phrase double Dutch is...

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Great British Getaways…

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...

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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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Important Announcement – Cruise & Maritime Voyages

Important Announcement – Cruise & Maritime Voyages

We are sorry to announce that South Quay Travel & Leisure Limited ~ trading as Cruise & Maritime Voyages (United Kingdom) ceased Trading last night. We have had a close relationship with the company & staff over the years and are sad to see another...

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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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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)!