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Thomas Cook customers abroad to be repatriated

From the government: All customers currently abroad with Thomas Cook who are booked to return to the UK over the next 2 weeks will be brought home as close as […]

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Are you affected by events at Thomas Cook?

From the government: The Insolvency Service has confirmed that the Thomas Cook Group, including the UK tour operator and airline, has ceased trading with immediate effect. This will be a hugely worrying […]

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Students reminded not to overload their cars

I don’t know many students who take their cars to uni and gone are the days of filling the family’s old banger to get there, but the government has issued […]

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Brexit passport alert

The Home Office will send around one million text messages to passport holders who may need to renew their passports early. New passport validity rules will apply for travel to […]

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What will cars of the future be like?

A few years ago Tesla initiated self-driving car technology which is still reaching its full potential with many innovations still to come. So, what type of cars can we expect […]

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We are back to GB car stickers after Brexit

Following the advice issued to UK drivers that states those travelling to the Republic of Ireland, and elsewhere in the EU, after Brexit must ensure their cars display a separate GB […]

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Southampton to Shanghai by train – one climate change researcher’s quest to avoid flying

Zhu Difeng/Shutterstock Roger Tyers, University of Southampton Academics travel a lot. Whether for fieldwork or conferences, we’re often encouraged to do it. Often internationally, invariably by aeroplane. But while globetrotting […]

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