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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Holiday Plans

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A missed wedding and missed phone calls: Passport Office apologises for delays
It is “a matter of immense frustration” for staff that it’s taking longer than planned to process some applications, the Public Accounts Committee has been told.
How long could a human survive on Mars wearing only jeans and a t-shirt?
Clue: Not very long.
Passport applicants must use 'Express' service from 30 June
The Department of Foreign Affairs says the new rule will make the process quicker and cheaper for customers heading into the busy summer period.
Holiday chaos avoided as Spanish airports avert strike action
The company that runs Spain’s airports reaches a preliminary agreement with trade unions to call off 22 days of strike action.
Spanish airport strikes could put sun holidays on ice
Millions of airline passengers could see holiday plans ruined after Spanish airport staff announced a series of planned strikes.