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Fit for purpose? Are you and your Winter Sports travel insurance policy up to the job?

Fit for purpose? Are you and your Winter Sports travel insurance policy up to the job? OKAY. Enough of that brilliant summer already. It’s now time to turn our thoughts to the oncoming winter. For many of us that means …

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How much would a winter sports injury cost you?

How much would a winter sports injury cost you? Bumps and bruises are part and parcel of a winter sports holiday. But sometimes a slip on the slopes can cause a more serious injury. Here’s a breakdown of how much …

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British Foreign Office asks: ‘Are you ski fit?’

Winter sports travellers urged to get in shape and get the right type of travel insurance. IIt might not be everyone’s cup of tea. But for some thrill-seekers, sliding down the side of a snow covered mountain makes for the perfect holiday. …

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Black diamonds: A guide to ski slope difficulty ratings

Black diamonds: A guide to ski slope difficulty ratings But during a winter sports holiday, it’s no good taking on the trickiest your resort has to offer if you’ve only just learnt to deal with the practice slopes. That’s how …

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Why a collision on the piste could cost much more than dignity

Why a collision on the piste could cost much more than dignity Personal liability cover is an essential part of any travel insurance policy for a winter sports holiday. Boris Johnson is a lucky, lucky man.   The political scamp …

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Are you fit enough to cope with the slopes?

Are you fit enough to cope with the slopes? Embarking on a fitness regime for your holiday might sound a little out of the ordinary. Then again, an alpine adventure is no ordinary holiday... Everyone’s heard of pre-holiday diets and …

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Slide away. The top 5 winter festivals for fans of music and snow.

Slide away. The top 5 winter festivals for fans of music and snow. Mention festival season and you might think of long summer days lazing around in fields dried from the sun. But festival season in the northern hemisphere isn’t …

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Snow-fly zone: What to do if extreme weather disrupts your flight plans

We all love a bit of snow, don’t we... Don’t we? Well, no. Not all the time. Because if you’re travelling, the white stuff can be a nightmare. And the havoc really unfurls when it comes to air travel. As …

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Free travel insurance with your home insurance

Is the free travel insurance that comes with home insurance such a good deal. Not if you're over 65 and/or have a pre-existing medical condition

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The Great British Cover Up – Insurance protection a must for UK Breaks says World First

The Great British Cover Up - Insurance protection a must for UK Breaks says World First It's official.  The summer holidays are here, and many of us are planning a break at home this year.  World First Travel Insurance is …

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