Travel News

Keep up to date with the latest travel and over 50s lifestyle news from around the world.

Our news feed features updates for Staysure customers on the latest events affecting travel and insurance as well as reports on stories relevant to our customers from lifestyle trends and insight to health and wealth.

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French air traffic control strike

June 24, 2015

Staysure takes a look at the French air traffic controllers strike planned for this week and how this impacts your travel insurance cover.

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Top travel trends revealed for 2015

May 15, 2015

Here's a lowdown on the 2015 Euromonitor travel trends. Find out what "braggies", "poshtels" and "mamils" are in this guide from Staysure.

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New passport checks at ports and borders

April 24, 2015

New passport checks are being introduced across the UK at ferry ports and the Eurotunnel as the government plans to crackdown on those outstaying their welcome.

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Severe weather warning for the UK

January 24, 2015

The Met Office has issued a severe weather warning with gale force winds of up to 100mph expected to hit the north of Scotland.

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Adverse weather conditions over Christmas

December 3, 2014

Will your holiday be covered over the Christmas holidays if there are adverse weather conditions? Staysure takes a look with this helpful question and answer guide.

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Strong winds to hit the UK

October 21, 2014

Advice for Staysure customers ahead of the strong winds and potential travel disruption due to Hurricane Gonzalo.

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Flight cancellation and the Ebola outbreak

August 6, 2014

British Airways have temporarily cancelled UK flights to Sierra Leone and Liberia following deteriorating health conditions amid the recent Ebola outbreak.