One thing that has been on everyone's mind the last couple of years has been Brexit. The UK government set out a 2-year limit in 2017 for us to leave and we were originally expected to officially leave the EU on March 29th this year. The government voted against the withdrawal agreement three times leading to the deadline for leaving the EU to be extended twice sine t...
UK travellers spend almost £5 million every year in emergency travel documents (ETD) the cost of replacing lost and stolen passports this includes: the extra cost of travel, time wasted and of course including the inconvenience. Many of these lost or stolen passports happen while people are already abroad on holiday's and business trips which can cause havoc for your...
Thousands of people every year use the urgent passport services, these include the 1-week Fast-Track service and the 1-day Premium service, these services are designed to ensure you receive your passport in time for any travel plans you may have made or indeed for any emergency than may have arisen that requires you to travel abroad.
We are aware that sometimes circu...
The passport service has changed a lot in recent months with the introduction of more online services as well as the ability to now spread the cost of your passports and pay monthly. The most recent changes to how you send your passport photos is probably the most significant improvement to the online service since it was introduced. You can now save time and money by...
Posted: 20/03/2019 12:31:00
Passport renewal are in high demand but with the Easter holidays just around the corner passport renewals are set to increase considerably as people try grab those last-minute Easter deals. Thousands of travelers take advantage of the time off school and work by jetting off for some sunshine before summer, and with these last-minute booking comes a surge of people rea...
Every year hundreds of thousands of people book their family holiday, business trip, gap year travels and much more and out of those people thousands will need to either apply for a first-time passport, renew an existing passport or replace a lost or stolen passport. Getting an urgent passport can seem daunting but if you have all the up to date relevant information i...
There are many reasons why a parent or guardian would want to stop their ex-wife or husband from taking their child or children out of the country, and for many people their children being taken abroad without their consent is a huge concern and a real possibility. The reasons behind these concerns can vary widely from domestic disputes, child arrangement orders, disg...
January is one of the busiest times of year for travel, with many people returning to work after the Christmas period the work mood is often low and people are looking to improve their mood with a great family holiday to look forward to.
Between the months of January and February many holiday companies, tour operators and travel agents see their bookings almost doubl...
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