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Trying to get a refund from Virgin Balloon Flights fails to take off

Published on Wednesday 15th of March 2017 07:00:23 AM in Guardian

In mid-April 2015 I bought vouchers for two weekday morning Virgin Balloon Flights in the east Midlands, costing £204. They were a gift for my friend, and we wanted to fly together.Our first flight was booked for May 2015 but was cancelled as it was raining. ...

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