Five-figure payout after holiday from hell

Five-figure payout after holiday from hell
A WOMAN who suffered a serious gastric illness during what was supposed to be a relaxing holiday in Egypt has been awarded a £22,500 payout. Mandy Davis, from Darlington, booked a ten-day stay at the Tropicana Rosetta and Jasmine Club resort, …
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Turkish couple returns from holiday, finds corpse in bedroom
A couple have found a corpse in the bedroom of their house in western Turkey after they returned from a weekend holiday. The family, who declined to be named, found the young man in the bedroom of their house in the Bahçelievler neighborhood of Kocaeli …
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Monday's papers: Fiskars' good news 'surprise,' prices could draw Finnish
We took a look at Monday's newspapers. There were unexpected gains in the US market by Finnish scissors, axe and blade company Fiskars. Can you get double your holiday value by heading east? Tragedy struck in Kajaani – a 17-year-old died after a car …
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Boy denied holiday due to leukaemia gets to see the world after well-wishers

Boy denied holiday due to leukaemia gets to see the world after well-wishers
A boy with leukaemia has received almost 4,000 postcards from well-wishers around the world after his holiday was cancelled due to his condition. Josh Johns, 8, was devastated when his summer plans were put on hold so he could have chemotherapy – so …
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Bank holiday bus disruption as Dublin Bus, Bus Éireann drivers to strike
Hundreds of thousands of bus passengers face massive transport disruption in the weeks ahead with drivers at Dublin Bus and Bus Éireann planning to strike over both the May and June bank holiday weekends. Drivers who are members of Siptu are to hold …
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Doctor's Diary: So is the Sixties package holiday really responsible for an
It is responsible, Cancer Research UK claimed earlier this month, for a truly astonishing ten fold increase in the incidence of the skin cancer melanoma in those of pensionable age which it attributed to the popularity of recent times of package …
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