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  • British Airways plans turning trash into biofuel for its jets

    Published on : Tuesday, September 19, 2017

    British Airways has declared that it is planning to establish a series of waste plants with a potential to transform regular household waste into jet fuel for powering its fleet.   This plan is currently being assessed in coordination with …

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  • London bids farewell to iconic tourist Duck Tours

    Published on : Monday, September 18, 2017

    London’s iconic yellow Duck Tours made their final journeys on the River Thames, ending an era of a major popular tourist attraction from the capital.     Before the owners shut up their shop, the last tour took place on …

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  • London Euston railway station began its operation after fire extinguishing

    Published on : Saturday, September 16, 2017

    London Euston railway station has reopened and began its operation after being closed because of a trackside fire involving gas cylinders.     The Friday morning rush-hour commuters faced major disruptions as no trains were able to operate between Milton …

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  • Ryanair plane loses nose wheel, makes emergency landing

    Published on : Friday, September 15, 2017

    An aircraft of Ryanair has lost one of its nose wheels and was compelled to make an emergency landing at East Midlands Airport.   This flight of Ryanair was heading to Copenhagen from London Stansted. This morning, however, it had …

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  • More than 20,000 passengers face travel disruption for French strike

    Published on : Tuesday, September 12, 2017

    A strike by French air-traffic controllers has had more than 20,000 Ryanair passengers cancel their flights this Tuesday causing major travel disruption. The actions by members of the USAC-CGT union are also likely to affect many other passengers.     …

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  • London is emerging as best MICE destination as pound weakens

    Published on : Saturday, September 9, 2017

    Weak currency is making London the best destination for business travels, meets, events and conventions in the EMEA region.     The United Kingdom capital, London ranks ahead of Barcelona, Berlin, Amsterdam and Paris in the list of the five …

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  • Epic 8,400-mile rail route to link London-Tokyo via Trans-Siberian rail

    Published on : Friday, September 8, 2017

    An epic railway route measuring 8,400 mile is proposed to be constructed soon that would link London and Tokyo in a massive project by the Russian government.   The officials of Vladimir Putin are currently interacting with Japan, discussing mainly …

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  • London ready to welcome Taxify for the first time

    Published on : Wednesday, September 6, 2017

    Taxify that is a ride-hailing firm has confirmed that it has launched brand new services in London for the very first time.   This Estonia-based taxi app said that it is planning to start offering rides in the UK capital …

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  • British Airways plane returns to O’ Hare after flames observed on it

    Published on : Tuesday, September 5, 2017

    A flight of British Airways that had been departing from Chicago O’ Hare International Airport on Sunday evening was compelled to return after it confronted with certain engine complications following a loud boom a short while after its take off, …

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  • London Mayor launches new vision for tourism

    Published on : Friday, September 1, 2017

    The Mayor of London and visitlondon launched a bold new vision to accelerate the capital’s status as a world-class tourist destination. Tourism numbers in London are set to rise sharply, with more than 40 million people expected to visit the …

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  • E-cigarette triggers evacuation of London’s Euston station

    Published on : Wednesday, August 30, 2017

    Police authorities have mentioned that an e-cigarette is responsible for triggering a small explosion at London Euston railway station.   The station, thereafter was shut down for about 90 minutes. During this point of time, the entire station was investigated …

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  • Futuristic Hyperloop to enable Liverpool to London travel in 30 minutes

    Published on : Wednesday, August 30, 2017

    The government of the UK has been urged to scrap HS2 to favor a futuristic Hyperloop technology that would help people navigate from Liverpool to London within 30 minutes.   Policy North has been encouraging the government to utilize its …

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  • ‘Acid Attack’ at Notting Hill Carnival leaves three injured

    Published on : Tuesday, August 29, 2017

    Notting Hill Carnival in London is one of the most celebrated fetes of the city.     There has been a reported ‘acid attack’ on the revellers at the festival which the police are investigating.     The Metropolitan Police …

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  • North Korea promises ‘safer than London’ holiday to Russian tourists

    Published on : Friday, August 25, 2017

    North Korea is asking the Russian tourists to visit their country saying it is “safer than an evening walk in London”.     Nkorean.ru, a Russian company licensed by North Korea’s government, is offering some organised tours for groups of …

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  • Tourists could be set to splash out £2.4 billion in summer spending spree

    Published on : Monday, August 21, 2017

    New data from Worldpay suggests that overseas visitors could spend as much as £2.4 billion this summer, following a particularly prolific period of shopping by Middle Eastern tourists.     New data from the payments processor revealed an influx of …

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  • More Scotland travellers prefer train to plane for London travel

    Published on : Monday, August 21, 2017

    Scotland has been witnessing a ‘historic shift’ in travel patterns since an increasing number of Scotland-London passengers have started opting for trains instead of planes as their preferred mode of transport than any time in over 20 years.   The …

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  • New Virgin Trains’ east coast service can cut down four hours of travel time

    Published on : Monday, August 21, 2017

    A high-speed train named Azuma has travelled from London to Edinburgh in four hours – reducing the travel time by almost 22 minutes.   The Japanese word for “East”, Azuma is a homage to Japanese bullet train technology. The vehicle …

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  • ITV plans to create new theme park in London

    Published on : Friday, August 18, 2017

    Up to 250,000 visitors a year could ‘experience’ popular ITV programmes under plans for a mini theme park in London.   The broadcaster of shows such as Downton Abbey, Victoria, The Voice and Broadchurch has revealed it is looking for …

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  • High-speed train cutting trip time from London-Edinburgh travels to Scotland

    Published on : Thursday, August 17, 2017

    A new high-speed train promising to minimize the trip-timing between London and Edinburgh by about four hours has made its way to Scotland for the first time ever.   This Azuma train utilizes a unique technology akin to that used …

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  • British Airways will add a new flight to London in April

    Published on : Saturday, August 12, 2017

    British Airways is ready to add a second daily flight from Philadelphia to London starting from April onwards.   The airlines would be restoring around 10 p.m. departure from Philadelphia International Airport on Mondays, Fridays and Sundays. For about 19 …

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