■ Bournemouth is getting twice weekly flights to Med island favourite Malta this summer.
The new Ryanair service starts on July 2 and a spokesman said fares would be ‘’competitively priced’’. ryanair.com
■ Kuwait Airways has launched a three-times-a-week service from Manchester to the Middle East nation’s capital Kuwait City, operating an Airbus A320neo. Fares start at £300 return. kuwaitairways.com
■ Florida from £729pp. Stay a week roomonly at the three-star Coco Key Hotel and Water Park Resort on I-Drive in Orlando, travelling from Gatwick on selected dates in June, with 23kg baggage. Book by June 30 at britishairways.com/orlando
■ Dominican Republic from £849pp. Save 55% on a seven-night all-inclusive getaway at the five-star adults-only Ocean El Faro El Beso resort in Punta Cana. Fly out of Heathrow on dates in September and October, with transfers. Book by May 31. bluebaytravel.co.uk
■ Get into the New Orleans carnival vibe at Chessington World of Adventures this summer. The family-friendly Mardi GRRRA! event features dance, music, flamboyant entertainment and Louisianastyle party food from May 27 to June 26 across the Surrey resort. Tickets start from £36 per person. For tickets see chessington.com