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Sterling has slumped since the EU vote of June 23
 

Summer holidaymakers 'in line for currency shock'

23 June 2017 08:41

The fall in the value of the pound could pose a shock to British holidaymakers this summer, a currency expert has warned.

Travellers have been warned about making bogus food poisoning claims

Food poisoning claims 'threatening all-inclusive breaks'

Britons have been warned that they could be banned from all-inclusive holidays unless they stop making bogus food poisoning claims.

 
Grocery costs have fallen for many self-catering holidaymakers

Self-catering tourists 'enjoying cheaper groceries'

Holidaymakers could save themselves money by opting for self-catering breaks this summer, a report has shown.

 
Many parents cut back on spending in June to fund the school holidays

Parents 'facing significant summer holiday costs'

From trips abroad to days out closer to home, the school holidays can be a costly time for families.

Many Britons are facing charges to use their cards overseas

Holidaymakers 'losing out' over card charges

Debit and credit card charges are causing holidaymakers to "waste" more than £100 million each year, a new report has warned.

A new test could target prostate cancer treatments more effectively

New prostate cancer test 'could better-target treatments'

Aggressive and potentially lethal prostate cancer could be detected more quickly thanks to a simple blood test, scientists have revealed.

Many Britons expect too much from EHICs, data suggests

Holidaymakers 'over-optimistic' about EHIC benefits

Many holidaymakers are over-estimating the benefits offered by European Health Insurance Cards (EHICs), a new study warns.

Roaming charges will end in the EU this week

Holidaymakers set for roaming boost

British holidaymakers will benefit from the end of mobile roaming charges this week.

Tui is the owner of Thomson

Sterling's weakness 'could push holiday prices up'

UK holidaymakers could face higher costs in the months ahead following the collapse in the pound, the owner of a major travel firm has warned.

The pound has fallen following the election result

Holidaymakers face weaker pound after election shock

Holidaymakers planning trips abroad in the coming days will be monitoring the progress of the pound closely following the surprise general election result.

Britons could save themselves pounds by heading to certain long-haul locations

Families 'enjoying long-haul holiday bargains'

Family holidays to traditional hotspots like Menorca and Ibiza could end up costing more than far-flung destinations such as Orlando, Thailand and Bali, surprising new research suggests.

Ryanair and easyJet have both benefited from rising passenger figures

Budget airlines enjoy impressive passenger growth

Two of Europe's major budget airlines enjoyed strong passenger growth last month, as the summer holiday season got under way.

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