Travel

Britain: Bodies of 2 missing fishermen found in North Sea

Aug 26, 2018

British authorities say a search in the North Sea for two missing fishermen has ended with the discovery of their bodies

Food, water tested at Egyptian hotel where Britons died

Aug 26, 2018

The chief executive of travel company Thomas Cook says experts are testing food, water and air conditioning systems at an Egyptian resort hotel where a British couple died in mysterious circumstances

Cruise ship rescues 3 fishermen from North Sea; 2 missing

Aug 25, 2018

An AP journalist onboard the Pacific Princess cruise ship says it turned around in the North Sea to rescue three men in a lifeboat who had sent up a flare but two others are still missing

UK tour operator moves guests out of Egyptian hotel

Aug 24, 2018

Tour operator Thomas Cook says it will move all of its customers out of a hotel at the Egyptian Red Sea resort of Hurghada after a couple who were staying there died under mysterious circumstances

Arts festivals say visa rules stop artists from visiting UK

Aug 22, 2018

Leaders of several major arts festivals say complex and inflexible visa rules are deterring international artists from coming to Britain

Gatwick passengers need to check whiteboards after IT glitch

Aug 20, 2018

Going somewhere? Gatwick Airport has resorted to using marking pens and whiteboards to post flight information after a technical failure caused electronic message boards to malfunction.

Peak-lovers piqued as Welsh mountain downgraded to hill

Aug 18, 2018

The Welsh mountain Fan y Big has had a comedown _ it has been downgraded to a hill

'Disruptive' man in Tinkerbell dress ousted from Ryanair jet

Aug 17, 2018

Authorities say a man dressed as Tinkerbell has been removed from a plane at London's Stansted Airport for disruptive behavior

Museum of London displays fatberg on 24-hour livestream

Aug 14, 2018

London's famous, festering fatberg lives on _ and is getting its own livestream

Virgin joins BA in criticizing long wait times at Heathrow

Aug 13, 2018

Virgin Atlantic has joined British Airways in criticizing long waiting times at passport control at Heathrow Airport.

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