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Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Aug 20, 02:10 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 50,312
Posted By minniemam
Received an email today to say our flights for...

Received an email today to say our flights for our Universal Orlando trip on 1st Oct are cancelled. I usually always book with Virgin so it was luck I booked these & the May flights with BA this...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Jul 20, 07:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,451
Posted By minniemam
That is great news :)

That is great news :)
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 28 May 20, 09:10 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,005
Posted By minniemam
Feeling exactly the same. Back on my SEN school...

Feeling exactly the same. Back on my SEN school run Tuesday. Will have face to face contact as need to do seat harnesses up & clean noses, vomit etc. No PPE available, so have to find my own ! Can't...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 26 May 20, 05:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 574
Posted By minniemam
BA are accepting full payment 3 weeks prior to...

BA are accepting full payment 3 weeks prior to holidays at the moment so there is some leeway to hopefully find out if the trip will be cancelled before payment is due. Obviously double check before...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 21 May 20, 11:01 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 10,013
Posted By minniemam
My DH husband will take any job ... looking now &...

My DH husband will take any job ... looking now & applying for everything. However so will millions of other people so over 50s will find it harder. Not as easy as it sounds & could be in & out of...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 21 May 20, 10:14 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 10,013
Posted By minniemam
Already in this position. My DH was let go by...

Already in this position. My DH was let go by email as soon as lockdown was announced. Refused to furlough him or even speak to him after nearly 2 years working there (so no redundancy payment). He...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 9 May 20, 05:32 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 10,148
Posted By minniemam
Love Sweet Tomatoes, always visit on our...

Love Sweet Tomatoes, always visit on our holidays, will be greatly missed ...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 1 May 20, 09:52 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 6,221
Posted By minniemam
There's no social distancing at my job. I'm a...

There's no social distancing at my job. I'm a school escort for children with special needs. My run isn't going at the moment so am on standby. However there are many school escorts still going to...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Apr 20, 03:20 PM
Replies: 644
Views: 50,312
Posted By minniemam
We were due to fly 2/5, they cancelled the flight...

We were due to fly 2/5, they cancelled the flight 16/4 ...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 16 Apr 20, 05:58 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,562
Posted By minniemam
I used the chargeable number. Finally got through...

I used the chargeable number. Finally got through & was on hold for 35 minutes. Lady was very nice though & refund handled quickly. Phew, glad that's over. Now just to wait for Oct 1st trip with DH...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 16 Apr 20, 04:40 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,562
Posted By minniemam
Snap ... must be just luck. Rung over 40 times...

Snap ... must be just luck. Rung over 40 times today.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 16 Apr 20, 02:15 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 15,083
Posted By minniemam
All of that is what scares me ... am a school...

All of that is what scares me ... am a school escort for children with special needs. Still have to work, but as of today, with only 1 child in the vehicle for 'social distancing', cannot be 2m apart...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Apr 20, 11:49 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,795
Posted By minniemam
Good news! Although you shouldn't have lost the...

Good news! Although you shouldn't have lost the deposit, unless your holiday was later than the end June? If not email back & ask why. We were fully refunded.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Apr 20, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 413
Posted By minniemam
I rang last week, flight is 2nd May, and was...

I rang last week, flight is 2nd May, and was advised to wait till flight cancellation shows online before contacting again as there is nothing they can do. It's all a waiting game. Fingers crossed.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Apr 20, 11:23 AM
Replies: 1,178
Views: 83,840
Posted By minniemam
So sorry to read your update this morning ...

So sorry to read your update this morning ... such terrible news.
((((Big hugs)))) to you & your family x
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 14 Apr 20, 02:02 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,795
Posted By minniemam
Yes, the invoice say 0 which means everything...

Yes, the invoice say 0 which means everything has been cancelled. Refunds will be made to your original method of payment/s. Apparently it all depends on your own bank how quickly you receive this...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 14 Apr 20, 12:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,795
Posted By minniemam
This was my situation, only a partial refund so I...

This was my situation, only a partial refund so I emailed again. They reply quite quickly. They said it could take 10-15 working days for the refunds to show depending on method of payment. I paid...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 14 Apr 20, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 968
Posted By minniemam
Glad you got your payment date changed ;) ...

Glad you got your payment date changed ;)

Our flight is still showing as going on the 2nd May, flight only not package. I have rung them & it's a waiting game. Many people flying later than this...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Apr 20, 07:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,795
Posted By minniemam
I received a partial refund over 2 weeks ago but...

I received a partial refund over 2 weeks ago but am still owed 2000. I paid in 4 instalments altogether. Disney say the delay will be with my bank. My bank want me to now get a reference number as...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 11 Apr 20, 05:14 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 11,176
Posted By minniemam
The children still going to school are separated...

The children still going to school are separated 2m apart in the classes & playground so it's not the same ...

I have been at home for weeks & only been out for 2 short walks. Both times I have...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 8 Apr 20, 12:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,086
Posted By minniemam
I emailed Disney to cancel & got a reply the same...

I emailed Disney to cancel & got a reply the same day. Great service. I received 3200 paid on the credit card back within a few days. Still haven't received the other 2000 owed on debit card 2...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 7 Apr 20, 07:44 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,038
Posted By minniemam
(((Big hugs)))) Thinking of you & your family...

(((Big hugs)))) Thinking of you & your family x
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 1 Apr 20, 03:38 PM
Replies: 1,178
Views: 83,840
Posted By minniemam
You are all in our thoughts (((Big hugs)))

You are all in our thoughts (((Big hugs)))
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 1 Apr 20, 02:16 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 12,967
Posted By minniemam
:omg: That is scary!

:omg: That is scary!
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 1 Apr 20, 08:15 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 23,383
Posted By minniemam
There is no free dining for next year ... yet...

There is no free dining for next year ... yet. Rumour has it today or tomorrow it may be offered. If it is available it is usually offered towards the end of April though. You could then change your...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 31 Mar 20, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 552
Posted By minniemam
Edited to say, I didn't realise you could get...

Edited to say, I didn't realise you could get overpayments back & finally managed to get through to BA. They are refunding the extra 676 we have paid so far for October. Thanks Disney-Time :)
...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 Mar 20, 03:05 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 16,771
Posted By minniemam
Thanks Claire ... you find out who the good guys...

Thanks Claire ... you find out who the good guys are at a time like this.

Wishing everybody good health & the will to get through the other side of this !
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 27 Mar 20, 10:46 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 16,771
Posted By minniemam
DH went home as usual Wednesday. He has been...

DH went home as usual Wednesday. He has been working flat out for weeks doing future work ready. Boss phoned to say he heard him cough & he must not come in for 14 days (he hadn't coughed, he's not...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 26 Mar 20, 03:12 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 12,920
Posted By minniemam
Just cancelled this morning ... so upset ! ...

Just cancelled this morning ... so upset !

Emailed Disney UK this morning to cancel hotel, tickets & upgraded dining. They got back within an hour to say cancellation has been done & I will...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 20 Mar 20, 08:27 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,484
Posted By minniemam
Special educational needs schools are still open...

Special educational needs schools are still open. Parents who are unemployed & home all day are still sending their children in, along with parents who work at home. Not safe for the children or the...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 19 Mar 20, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 613
Posted By minniemam
We are due to go in May too & am waiting for free...

We are due to go in May too & am waiting for free dining to be released for next year to make a final decision to rebook or cancel (If it is offered of course). However the dollar is dropping so fast...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 15 Mar 20, 09:32 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 11,733
Posted By minniemam
We go 2nd May too ... no email. There was a...

We go 2nd May too ... no email. There was a message about a voucher yesterday but I ignored that.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 4 Mar 20, 12:41 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,241
Posted By minniemam
Hope so as we have booked there this trip ...

Hope so as we have booked there this trip ...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 1 Mar 20, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 378
Posted By minniemam
That was me ... I thought I was moving the time a...

That was me ... I thought I was moving the time a bit later but it moved my booking from 7th May to 5th July. We have no reservation for Storybook Dining now :( . My advise, ring up & let them take...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 21 Feb 20, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By minniemam
Thanks ladies ... rang Disney, no joy. Crossing...

Thanks ladies ... rang Disney, no joy. Crossing everything for a cancellation.

Claudette, didn't realise that there have been glitches modifying bookings. Lesson learnt ! Will keep checking nearer...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 21 Feb 20, 08:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 628
Posted By minniemam
Accidentally lost my ADR for Storybook dining with Snow White ...

Had a 4pm dining time for Storybook dining with Snow White at Artist Point on 7th May ... took a chance to update it to 5pm on MDE app but it changed the date instead to July ! Have looked for...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 23 Jan 20, 12:18 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By minniemam
OMG I didn't scroll down further than the C's...

OMG I didn't scroll down further than the C's either ! :blush: Thank goodness I checked with you ... :grin: Booked now, Thank you
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 23 Jan 20, 11:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By minniemam
Struggling to get an ADR for Crystal Palace ...

I've been trying for several weeks to book an ADR for Crystal Palace dinner on the 15th May, tried as soon as bookings opened for us & every day since. Is there a problem that I don't know about or...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 19 Dec 19, 05:18 AM
Replies: 154
Views: 12,200
Posted By minniemam
My favourite ride is Flight of Passage ... it...

My favourite ride is Flight of Passage ... it used to be Soarin (both great rides !) :)
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Nov 19, 08:34 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,015
Posted By minniemam
We've paid 1188 for 3 adults 1 child with BA in...

We've paid 1188 for 3 adults 1 child with BA in May 2020, Direct LGW - MCO. No luggage included. Did a trial pack of my hand luggage & don't think we need it anyway.
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