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Summer Holidays and Swine Flu watch

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    Sorry if this kind of discussion has already been posted.

    Anybody had to cancel their summer holidays because you or your family/friends have gotten swine flu as you go?

    I'm off to Spain next saturday and i'm gonna be devistated if we can't go because me, my mum, dad or brother gets it

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    The only reason you wouldn't be able to go would be an airline stopping you. Some companies are getting their check-in staff to look you over, and if you look like you may be unwell then they may stop you flying.
    The thing to do is make sure you have travel insurance to cover the cost of this, should that scenario happen. The company will let you delay your flight until you are well again but yiou'll still have lost out on your accomodation.
    Best thing to do is check what the policy is with the company you're going to fly with
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    yep, my sister's nasal tract has buggered up our holiday
    now we're going to dorset or something
    pfft
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    i have swine flu =[ it hurts.
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    I'm going to Spain on Tuesday so I've been worried all week about any family member getting it. Like you said Mike, I'll be devastated if we can't go. Apparently some airports are using thermal imaging to detect if passengers have a temperature. I don't know whether thats just on international arrivals, or departures too.

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    RE: Summer Holidays and swine flu
    ...go together like peanut butter and jelly
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    (Original post by Aliiiceh)
    I'm going to Spain on Tuesday so I've been worried all week about any family member getting it. Like you said Mike, I'll be devastated if we can't go. Apparently some airports are using thermal imaging to detect if passengers have a temperature. I don't know whether thats just on international arrivals, or departures too.

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    You have a good holiday? I got back today bout 3:30 with no illnesses!:yep:
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    Id be attempting to go even if i got i got it again. Tbh it wasnt that bad and i had a worse cold at christmas yet still rolled around newcastle on new years eve for the average healthy person its all worry over nothing.
 
 
 
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