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Hols Pricewatch

Not long ago a woman got in touch with this page looking for help. She was planning to spend a portion of an inheritance on a once-in-a-lifetime holid(...)

Carl Reilly:  granted bail to go on holiday to Spain. Photograph: Getty Images

A west Belfast man charged with allegedly plotting the activities of a dissident republican terrorist group has been granted bail to go on holiday to (...)

All four had pleaded guilty to possessing over €50,000 worth of cocaine for sale or supply. Photograph: Getty Images

An Irish gang caught operating an elaborate cocaine extraction laboratory in west Cork have been given jail terms varying from 12 years to five years.(...)

Ken Dodd: comic genius died at the home he lived in for 40 years

British comedy legend Ken Dodd has died aged 90, his publicist has announced. The star, famous for his epic stand-up shows, as well as his Diddy Men a(...)

Zara’s Planet: people told Zara Stassin that her equestrian-holiday company would never work. Today she sends more than 1,600 people to their own horsey heaven in more than 30 countries

Anyone over 40 will remember how the late, great Gillian Bowler put package holidays on the map here with Budget Travel. The original low-cost-marketi(...)

A wedding ring was found by a diver 37 years after its owner lost it while swimming. Photrograph: iStock

A Spanish couple has been reunited with a wedding ring they lost 37 years ago while swimming near Benidorm. Agustin Aliaga and his wife Juani Sanche(...)

Zoo staff euthanised the tiger with sedative darts so that emergency workers could enter the enclosure, Stock photograph: EPA

A tiger has attacked and killed a zookeeper in its cage at a Spanish animal park. The discovery of the female keeper’s body was made at around 5pm at(...)

The  “unnecessary surge”  was likely to affect people with a genuine need to secure a passport quickly. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The United Kingdom’s referendum decision to quit the European Union has caused “a spike” in the number of applicants from Northern Ireland and Britain(...)