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How to find a last-minute package holiday bargain
The mass-market travel industry makes most of its money in late July and August. This summer, the spike in prices is even more pronounced because of the tragedy in Tunisia. Around 200,000 people who had booked holidays there are looking elsewhere.
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Watch: Holiday-goers treated to surprise rendition of Beyonce song as flash
Watch: Holiday-goers treated to surprise rendition of Beyonce song as flash mob breaks out at Liverpool John Lennon Airport. 16:41, 20 July 2015; By Ian Croll-LE. The flash mob stunt was organised by Merseyside Police to raise awareness of the …
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SportsWorld: Holiday explains decision to retire after USWNT's World Cup win
Holiday said she will most cherish the friendships and the journey she's had, which began with the United States national team at the senior level in 2007, while she was still at UCLA. Her journey on the field for the United States team is emblematic …

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Best holiday reads 2015 | Books | The Guardian
We are spending our holiday in a French village at the foot of Mont Ventoux that is sleepy all year but gets filled with cyclists every summer, eager to tackle the mountain. I plan to sit and applaud them while reading a stash of hardbacks. (No room …
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On holiday in Kenosha … A Pride holiday | Wisconsin | Wisconsin Gazette
For those keen to celebrate LGBT Pride in Kenosha on July 18, WiG offers a guide to the city by the border, with help from the experts at the Kenosha Area Convention and Visitors Bureau. WiG: Kenosha is a hometown kind of place. People who grew up in …
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Jordan's five-star hotels in Aqaba fully booked for Eid holiday | Al Bawaba
Five-star hotels in Aqaba are fully booked for the Eid Al Fitr holiday, while 80 percent of rooms at four-star hotels and lower are reserved, Salahiddin Bitar, the president of the Aqaba Hotels Society, said Monday. Bitar also noted that all Aqaba …
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August bank holiday 2015: when is your next day off?
May was generous with its bank holidays, offering UK workers an extra two days off – but now there is only one summer bank holiday to see us through until Christmas. Below is a run-down of the dates of all remaining UK bank holidays of 2015 and beyond: …
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Lauren Holiday announces retirement from US women's national team
U.S. women's national team midfielder Lauren Holiday will retire from international competition, she said Tuesday, according to SI's Grant Wahl. Holiday, 27, said she will finish the current season with her NWSL club FC Kansas City. It's unclear …

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Headmistress threatens to expel EVERY child taken on holiday in term
A primary school headmistress has threatened to expel every child who is taken on a family holiday during term time. Angela Konarzewski claimed the 'drastic measures' were needed to tackle a recent decline in attendance. She added that term time breaks …
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EU rules bent again: Bankrupt Greece looks set to get 'payment holiday'
THE German Finance Minister said Greece could leave the eurozone temporarily today – and return when they're a bit better off. By Paul Baldwin. PUBLISHED: 14:23, Sat, Jul 4, 2015 | UPDATED: 16:32, Sat, Jul 4, 2015. Greek protests GETTY. What's a …

Bettendorf celebrates the holiday with a parade and a festival
Grant Street is packed as the annual Fourth of July Parade makes its way through downtown Bettendorf on Saturday. 2015-07-04T15:19:00Z 2015-07-05T06:27:51Z Bettendorf celebrates the holiday with a parade and a festivalDoug Schorpp …
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Sandbars, tides a risky mix for Lowcountry holiday beachgoers
SULLIVAN'S ISLAND — Watch the tides while wading out to sandbars this holiday weekend, a public safety official warns. Three children and two teens had to be rescued from a sandbar at Breach Inlet on Tuesday after the tide swept in and stranded them,.
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Push for 2015 Massachusetts sales tax holiday will ramp up in July
BOSTON — Massachusetts retailers plan to renew their annual push for a sales tax holiday after the July 4 weekend. The Retailers Association of Massachusetts plans to release an economic study and the results of a public poll next week related to the …

Dogs and cats hate holiday fireworks. Here are 3 tips to protect your pet on
Fireworks displays are fun for most humans, but pretty terrifying for pets. Some dogs and cats are so traumatized by fireworks that they'll panic, experience elevated heart rate, and maybe even run away from home. Animal shelters across America report …
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Email deluges and huge workloads are ruining holidays
Four in 10 workers wish they'd never taken a holiday – Highcharts Cloud Four in 10 workers wish they'd never taken a holiday Checks work emails on holiday Contacts the office on holiday Wishes they'd never taken holiday 18-24 25-34 35-44 45-54 55+ 0% …

Make your money work for you during that dream holiday
If you are looking forward to a well-earned summer holiday this year, setting aside some time to plan your holiday money will be beneficial in the long run. Making sure you get the best exchange rates, ensuring that you have a back-up plan in case you …
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Don't post holiday snaps on social media, police warn
Although a case is yet to arise for insurance company IAG, it said a social media post publicising your holiday could result in a claim being declined should burglary happen. IAG, the parent company to brands AMI Insurance, State Insurance and NZI said …