Travel

Wintry weather strands some motorists in the UK

Feb 2, 2019

Wintry weather brought traffic to a halt in some parts of Britain, as sleet, snow and ice trapped motorists in their cars overnight. Motorists were stranded early Saturday in southern England, leading to perilous conditions

Ball gowns galore: London's V&A Museum stages new Dior show

Jan 30, 2019

After the smashing success of its Alexander McQueen show, London's V&A Museum is looking to draw big crowds with another major fashion exhibition _ this time focusing on Christian Dior

UK's world-famous Beefeaters on strike over pensions

Jan 22, 2019

Staff members including some of London's famed Beefeaters are on strike at the Tower of London and Hampton Court Palace in a dispute over pensions

Holocaust victims buried after remains found in UK museum

Jan 20, 2019

The remains of six unidentified Holocaust victims have been buried at a Jewish cemetery after spending years in storage at a British museum

Ryanair lowers profit forecast amid tough competition

Jan 18, 2019

Budget airline Ryanair, Europe's biggest carrier, has warned its profits this year will be lower than expected _ the second time in four months _ because of lower fares over the winter

London's Heathrow briefly halts flights due to drone report

Jan 8, 2019

London's Heathrow Airport has briefly halted departing flights after a reported drone sighting _ a development that comes just three weeks after reports of drones caused travel chaos at nearby Gatwick Airport

London airport open, but location of drone culprit up in air

Dec 24, 2018

London's Gatwick Airport is operating without problems, but the drone operators who brought flights to a standstill over multiple days remain at large and a potential threat

UK police release 2 suspects questioned over intrusive drones at Gatwick Airport

Dec 23, 2018

UK police release 2 suspects questioned over intrusive drones at Gatwick Airport

London's Gatwick Airport reopens; drone suspects questioned

Dec 22, 2018

London's Gatwick Airport has been plagued by long lines and flight delays but no new drone sightings after two suspects were arrested for drone invasions

Rare Beefeaters strike over pensions hits Tower of London

Dec 22, 2018

London's famed Beefeaters and other workers at several Royal Palaces have gone on a rare strike in a dispute over pension payments

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