Tips & deals: 05/07/09
Sunday 05 July 2009
Don't miss your chance to enter this year's
IoS / Insight Guides travel photography competition. Take a photo on the theme of "fire" to win a commission to photograph a future Insight Guide.
Go to independent.co.uk/travel or insightguides.co.uk
Two new Highland Bothies have opened at Alladale Wilderness Lodge & Reserve in Scotland. Eagles Crag and Ghillies Rest both sleep up to four in contemporary comfort, with access to a full programme of country pursuits.
Go to alladale.com
One for the coffee table, Adventure! by Time Out Guides is a colourful collection of 40 exciting active experiences from around the world that aims to inspire, whatever your fitness level. Just out, it costs £16.99.
Go to rbooks.co.uk
Save £376 on a seven-night, all-inclusive holiday at the Catalonia Riviera Maya Resort in Mexico with Thomson (thomson.co.uk). Departing 15 July from East Midlands Airport, the price is £609 per person, based on four sharing, including return flights and transfers.
- 1 Bad cattitude: Family call police after crazed and 'hostile cat with a history of violence' attacks baby before attempting to 'flee custody'
- 2 Family forced to flee home after discovering 'terrifying' nest of spiders in bananas
- 3 First Kiss: Filmmaker gets 20 strangers to make out on YouTube with awkward results
- 5 Bob Crow death: 'Admired by his members, feared by employers' - Tributes pour in for RMT union leader and 'working class hero' Bob Crow
Britain's top vet sparks controversy with call for ban on slashing animals' throats in 'ritual' slaughters for halal and kosher meat products
Exclusive: Impact of immigrants on British workers ‘negligible’
Katie Hopkins continues campaign to become Britain's most hated talking head with poorly timed Bob Crow tweet
Ukraine crisis: Russia pledges to 'retaliate against sanctions' as Ukrainian president says Crimea vote will not be recognised
The quiet diplomat: Catherine Ashton - recognised and admired in all the world’s troubled countries, yet ridiculed at home
Grace Dent: Who cares if she spells it Barraco Barner? Gemma Worrall is more employable than some bookish arts graduate
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