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29 July 2021

UK trials eco labels showing sustainability of food products

From September the UK is trialling a new way to show the sustainability of food products which will hopefully be rolled out across the rest of […]
28 July 2021

Successful trials in Heathrow encourage amber policy for fully vaccinated US and EU travellers

The results of a joint UK proving trial established by Heathrow, British Airways and Virgin Atlantic have demonstrated the UK Government can rapidly expand its Amber […]
23 July 2021

Liverpool loses its UNESCO World Heritage status

UNESCO has decided to remove Liverpool from its World Heritage List, which was described as an “extremely disappointing” decision for a British government determined to boost […]
7 July 2021

England lifts use of mask despite surge in Covid-19 cases caused by Delta variant

Despite a surge in the number of Covid-19 cases caused by the Delta variant, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Monday July 5th that he […]
5 July 2021

5 million British tourists could face EU travel issues due to unapproved Covid-19 vaccine

As many European countries announce extra measures for British travellers due to the spread of the Delta variant, another revelation threatens British residents’ ability to travel. Due […]
28 June 2021

An estimate £639 million lost daily if international travel is not restored in the UK

The UK could lose £639 million a day during July if international travel remains off limits, according to an open letter to the UK Prime Minister, […]
25 June 2021

16 new destinations added to the UK’s “green list”

UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) has added 16 destinations to its “green list”. Malta, Madeira and the Balearic Islands are among the most wished-for new additions. […]
24 June 2021
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British Airways considering leaving Gatwick for Heathrow

British Airways has launched a review into the possibility of concentrating its operations at Heathrow, abandoning Gatwick, Britain’s second-biggest airport. 1. Gatwick worst affected of any […]
18 June 2021

5 charming villages in northern England’s Peak District

The English countryside is know for its beauty; luscious green fields, rolling hills, and majestic forests. The north of the country is no exception, and when […]
17 June 2021

24 hours in Bristol, UK

One of my favourite UK cities is Bristol, located in the southwest of England and straddling the River Avon. The city has an important maritime history […]
16 June 2021

England delays easing of Covid-19 restrictions

On Monday, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a four-week delay to the planned easing of lockdown restrictions in England, meant to take place on 21st June. 1. […]
15 June 2021

Brexit causes staff shortages and pay rises in UK hospitality

I was one of those accused of scaremongering for suggesting that restricting entry to the UK might create labour shortages, and let me say clearly that […]
11 June 2021

Airbnb for gardens: the app connecting gardeners with gardens

It’s a common format now; you need something so you download an app to locate and link up with whoever can provide it. Looking for a […]
9 June 2021

Are airships the future of short-distance air travel?

Could airships be the future of short-distance air travel? Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV), a company based in Bedford in the UK, believes so. Using the slogan ‘Rethink […]
7 June 2021

Ryanair condemns the UK’s “bizarre” decision to remove Portugal from the “green list”

Ryanair condemned last Friday the “bizarre” decision of the United Kingdom to remove Portugal from the “green list” of international travel, underlining that the decision “has […]
4 June 2021

UK bans Portugal: An inconsistent decision

The removal of Portugal from the United Kingdom’s green list, more than knowing whether it is a well-founded decision, consistent or not, is a decision that […]
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