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British travellers abroad advised to return to UK now

all British travellers abroad who are usually based in the UK advised to return now international travel is becoming highly limited with the further closure of air routes, land borders and […]

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Rail services to be cut from Monday

The government and the UK rail industry have agreed on a plan that will see a gradual reduction in train services across the country to reflect lower passenger demand while keeping […]

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4 Ways the Internet Can Save You Money

From a reader … Especially pertinent at the moment: The internet is a powerful tool that can be used to save you money in various ways. This includes allowing you […]

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Foreign Office advises against all but essential foreign travel

Today the Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) has advised against all non-essential international travel, initially for a period of 30 days. This advice takes effect immediately. This change in travel […]

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Foreign office advises against all but essential travel to parts of Spain

From The Foreign Office: We are advising against all but essential travel to the regions of Madrid, La Rioja and the municipalities of La Bastida, Vitoria and Miranda de Ebro. […]

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Over 70s and those with underlying health conditions advised against cruise ship travel

From the Government: British nationals aged 70 and over, and those with underlying health conditions such as chronic diseases and diabetes, have been advised not to travel on cruise ships […]

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COVID-19 – out of contain phase and into delay

From the Government: The Government has announced that we are moving out of the contain phase and into delay, in response to the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. The UK Chief […]

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Should the Chancellor allocate 2p a litre of petrol tax to improving potholes?

Six-in-10 UK drivers (59%) want the new Chancellor to bolster spending on the country’s crumbling local road infrastructure at next week’s Budget by ringfencing 2p from every litre of petrol […]

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Flybe in administration – info for passengers

From the Civil Aviation Authority:   What a sad day. On 5 March 2020 Flybe Limited (company number 02769768) entered administration. Alan Michael Hudson, Joanne Robinson, Lucy Winterborne and Simon […]

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A modicum of good news for those using Cross Country trains

Thousands of passengers will benefit from improvements on CrossCountry trains including over 20,000 extra seats a week, thanks to a £2.5 million government investment announced by the Rail Minister today […]

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