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Escape to a cosy Irish cottage for your next timeshare break with DAE and Imagine Ireland

Timeshare exchange brand Dial An Exchange and Irish country cottage specialists Imagine Ireland have teamed up to offer DAE members access to Imagine’s impressive  portfolio of properties spanning the entire length and breadth of the Emerald Isle. DAE recently signed an agreement with Imagine Ireland, one of the largest independent self-catering holiday cottages agencies in Ireland, to offer even more varied vacation experiences …

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Possible Aer Lingus Strike Threat Next Week

All flights may be cancelled if new talks bring no joy Aer Lingus has said it may have to cancel all flights from next Tuesday (7 June) after pilots have voted for industrial action which may disrupt flights throughout the summer. Members of the Irish Airline’s Pilots Association based in Dublin and Cork voted to go on strike after talks …

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Southend Airport gets a £100m makeover

Some of Essex’s best-known celebrities turned out at a star-studded event at Southend Airport recently to celebrate the airport’s £100 million makeover and official re-launch. Southend airport in Essex used to be one of Britain’s premier transport hubs and was a popular hub for those flying across the Channel during the ‘60s, before car ferries and Stansted took over. Its …

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Aer Lingus Announces 10 New Routes This Winter

Aer Lingus will launch 10 new routes as part of its winter schedule for 2011/2012, including an escape-to-the-sun service from Cork to Las Palmas in Gran Canaria. The Gran Canaria flights start Sunday 30th October 2011 flying once weekly. Aer Lingus already services the Canaries and runs scheduled services from Ireland to Lanzarote, Tenerife and Fuerteventura. Also new will be …

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Breaking news – AER LINGUS Strike Is Called Off

The threatened strike by Aer Lingus pilots is officially off, according to the airline which has announced in a statement: The airline said in a statement: "Following extensive engagement between Aer Lingus and pilot trade union IALPA-IMPACT over the weekend, Aer Lingus has can confirm that the immediate threat of industrial action, due to commence Tuesday June 7, has been …

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