Travel News

24/12/2010 -

Flight cancellations & delays, what are you rights?

EU regulation 0261/2004 sets out your rights as a passenger. Meals and refreshments, hotel accommodation.
21/12/2010 -

Snow update: Severe weather continuing to disrupt travel across the UK & Europe

The severe weather conditions, including widespread snow and ice, is continuing to disrupt travel today and is likely to do so right up until Christmas
16/12/2010 -

Beat the crowds and enjoy a relaxing New Year's Eve abroad

If you want to avoid crowded New Year's Eve events, why not escape the hustle and bustle and enjoy a cruise or special train journey.
15/12/2010 -

Restoration work on the Leaning Tower of Pisa is completed

An eight-year restoration project to clean the Leaning Tower of Pisa has been completed. Restorers used syringes and lasers to clean the structure.
14/12/2010 -

Rise in valvular heart disease due to increase in life expectancy

As life expectancy rises, the number of people that need treatment for valvular heart disease is increasing, but is the UK prepared for the epidemic?
13/12/2010 -

Estonia to become European Capital of Culture 2011

Estonia will be celebrating Tallinn becoming the European Capital of Culture for 2011. They will also adopt the euro on 1 January 2011.
10/12/2010 -

Heart disease kills three times more women than breast cancer

The British Heart Foundation is encouraging women to become more aware of the effects of heart disease, including heart attacks and angina.
09/12/2010 -

Mauritius voted as the finest island in the world

Last month, Mauritius was voted the finest island in the world in the World Travel Awards 2010.
08/12/2010 -

British Airways promotes holidays in Marrakech

BA believes that Marrakech will be one of the top holiday destinations for 2011. The airline has recently launched new flights to Morocco.
03/12/2010 -

Experience the wonder of the Whirling Dervish Festival

The Whirling Dervish Festival takes place every year from 10 to 17 December in the Turkish city of Konya.
02/12/2010 -

Adaptive skiing for disabled winter sports enthusiasts

If you are disabled and you want to have a go at winter sports, then adaptive skiing could be the answer to a successful trip on the slopes.
01/12/2010 -

All flights to and from Gatwick Airport cancelled till tomorrow morning

Due to heavy snowfall, all flights to and from Gatwick Airport have been cancelled until tomorrow morning. Contact your airline for details.