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Stop-sale on Thailand tours

With the Foreign & Commonwealth Office now advising against all but essential travel to the whole of Thailand, UK tour operators are taking heed - but some holidaymakers aren't.

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Pensions: information and addresses

Concerned at the erosion of your UK state pension? Here's a collection of useful contacts and websites to help you fight for your rights.

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Where’s my vote?

The 2010 general election highlighted several problems in the logistics of UK elections - including where expat voting is concerned. What can be done about it?

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Eyes everywhere but no-one’s seeing anything

Reports suggest that the numerous CCTV cameras around the UK aren't as effective in fighting crime as they might be.

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We’ll take more care of you?

Some of you may remember that when British Airways was formed in the early 1970s out of the old BOAC and BEA their advertising jingle ran: “We’ll take more care of you/Fly the flag”. As far as Dave and I are concerned, that slogan hasn’t held good for a long time. We’re not terribly impressed […]

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