Travel

Hawking's family offers lottery for Westminster tickets

May 8, 2018

The family of the late Stephen Hawking is holding a lottery to choose 1,000 people who will get a free ticket to attend a service of thanksgiving in the British physicist's honor at Westminster Abbey

UK airports to add explosive detection dogs to screen cargo

May 6, 2018

British officials say dogs trained to detect explosives are being deployed at airports to screen cargo for possible devices

Doctors reject Trump's 'war zone' comments on London crime

May 5, 2018

Some British doctors and legislators have reacted angrily to President Donald Trump's comments comparing a London hospital to a war zone because of knife crime

Meghan Markle's parents to visit queen, have wedding roles

May 4, 2018

Royal officials say Meghan Markle's divorced parents will come to London before her May 19 wedding to Prince Harry and will meet with Queen Elizabeth II and other royals

Hotels giving the royal treatment in honor of royal wedding

May 4, 2018

Hotels giving the royal treatment in honor of royal wedding

Ex-Beatle Paul donates Linda McCartney photos to V&A museum

May 3, 2018

The Victoria & Albert Museum says Paul McCartney has donated 63 photographs taken by his late wife Linda to the museum's new photography center

For fans of British royals, a sightseeing itinerary

Apr 30, 2018

If you're mad for all things royal, here's a sightseeing itinerary for your next trip to England, from Windsor to Westminster to window-shopping

To get UK passport, Markle needs time, money and good memory

Apr 27, 2018

Meghan Markle will need time, money, a good memory for trivia and the ability to untangle red tape as she applies to become a British citizen

Museum disqualifies image in wildlife photography contest

Apr 27, 2018

Britain's Natural History Museum has disqualified a photograph from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition after concluding that the image of an anteater moving toward a termite mound at night involved at taxidermy specimen

Parent company of British Airways interested in Norwegian

Apr 12, 2018

The parent company of British Airways says it is interested in exploring a potential acquisition of the low-cost carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle

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