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Next week staff on the Piccadilly, Central and Waterloo & City lines will stage a coordinated strike, disrupting hundreds of thousands of commuter journeys across the capital. The National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers (RMT) has said workers are walking out following a breakdown in industrial relations. Here’s everything you need to know.
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More than half of Brits will travel abroad next year despite economic uncertainty over Brexit, and over 70 per cent will travel to Europe, according to a new survey. The survey of 5,114 consumers, conducted annually by YouGov in partnership with foreign currency supplier First Rate Exchange Services and the Institute of Travel and Tourism, found that while
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8 Hours Ago In the stress and rush of travel, civility can be hard to find. After seeing “whiny jerks” in the boarding line and other boorish behaviors, Focus Brands COO Kat Cole sent several tweets on “simple rules to travel by.” She says her tips work not only at airports, but at the workplace
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“Two weeks for being drunk and disorderly” – that was one of the slogans for the now-defunct Club 18-30. The hedonists’ haven was killed off this week by Thomas Cook (the travel firm, not the Victorian temperance campaigner who founded it). The Club’s final curtain came down in Magaluf on Tuesday, when the last banana boat
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Number 10 has played down the idea that booze could be banned at airports before 10am, amid the government’s review into alcohol licensing laws at airports. The government today put in motion a “call for evidence” to review whether airports should match the rules that govern high street pubs and restaurants, which restrict alcohol sales
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Ryanair passengers are getting to grips with the airline’s second change in cabin-baggage policy this year. Starting on 1 November, Europe’s biggest low-cost airline has cut the volume of hand luggage travellers can take to the departure gate by two-thirds. Passengers who choose not to pay extra for either Priority Boarding or to check baggage in are now restricted to
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