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3 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

Online travel services Airbnb, Uber court corporate clients

Europe's taxi drivers go for gridlock in London, Paris and other capitals in protest at recent industry changes - including the car service app, Uber, which, they say, is threatening their livelihood.

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7 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

Starwood Capital Group, a Greenwich-based global private investment firm, has acquired The Roxburghe, a landmark hotel in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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11 hrs ago | Biggleswade Today

Travel: Canada's big skies, big fish and a wild west dream

Mention Canada and most people immediately think of a trip through the Rockies from Calgary to Vancouver - but In the first of two features about one of the Commonwealth country's lesser known provinces, travel writer Alan Wooding enjoys all that the prairie state of Saskatchewan has to offer.

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16 hrs ago | The Independent

Stephen Bayley

Stephen Bayley is an author, critic, columnist, consultant, broadcaster, debater and curator.

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20 hrs ago | Surrey Advertiser

Travel disruption and home struck by lightning in latest Surrey storms

Tiles fell from the roof of the Bisley home, smashing the windscreen of a car below, after it was struck by lightning on Monday morning Trains were disrupted, flights were delayed and one house was struck by lightning after storms hit Surrey early on Monday morning.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Congleton Guardian

Diesel drivers may have to pay pollution charges for entering city centres

Drivers of diesel cars could have to pay more in road tax or face additional levies to travel into city centres in an effort to tackle pollution, it is reported.

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Food Industry

Putin gets taster to check food for poison

Russian president Vladimir Putin employs a personal food taster to ensure his meals are not poisoned and the Queen hates shellfish, according to the chefs that prepare their food.

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The Daily Breeze

Good news! One of the worlda s richest women is getting a raise

These are tough times for British workers - unless you happen to be part of a particular family business headquartered in central London.

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Chronicle Live

FA to mark five-year anniversary of Sir Bobby Robson's death on Thursday

Andrew Basak's partner Sue Scoones tells how life will never be the same without her 'soulmate' and how she wants his memory to live on for the sake of their child Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses for their second wedding bash in London The County Durham-born former Toon manager and ... (more)

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Daily Mail

The 900-mile commuters: Dedicated workers travel from Cornwall to...

Think your commute is bad? Spare a thought for the small band of dedicated workers who live in Cornwall but work... in Shetland.

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Business News

A day in the life of a London Boris bike

It is 8am on a warm morning. Waterloo station in London is the city's busiest bicycle hire dock, and this is its busiest time of day.

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Rediff.com

Buying property overseas? London is a hot spot

In this scenario, faraway London offers a good investment option with rental income of up to 6 per cent and annual capital appreciation of 18-20 per cent.

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News Shopper

VIDEO: See how Thamesmead looked like utopia when it was new in 1969

This video provides a fascinating look at what Thamesmead was like when it was still fresh and new back in 1969.

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Mansfield Chad

Trains disrupted by industrial action

Train maintenance staff will be striking as part of the industrial action by members of the Unite Union until Thursday.

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Messenger Newspapers

Travel disruption amid flash floods

The Met Office issued a severe weather warning today for the south-east of England as almost half a month's worth of rain fell in an hour in some places.

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Blackpool Today

Railway misery warning

Network Rail will be closing the West Coast main line on three separate occasions between London Euston and Watford in August to carry out significant upgrade work.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Croydon Guardian

Passengers urged to plan an alternative route due to London Bridge station rebuild

Passengers will not be able to travel from East Croydon to London Bridge for nine days next month due to Network Rail plans to completely redevelop London Bridge station.

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Bradenton.com

Slammed Florida ratepayers rip Citizens Property spending as 'outrageous'

TALLAHASSEE — Tough rules imposed by Florida’s insurer of last resort are slamming thousands, including a 97-year-old widow losing coverage entirely, but customers see hardball tactics for them and a relaxed attitude for globetrotting brass at state-run Citizens Property Insurance Corp. The company’s chairman paid back travel costs ... (more)

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Londonist

Things To Do In London: Monday 28 July 2014

If you've not already done so, you can subscribe to these daily listings and have them delivered to your inbox at 7pm each evening, so you have enough time to plan for the day ahead.

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Essence Magazine

What Backpacking Through Europe Taught Me About Myself

On the last day of my travels through Europe, I felt small. It was a realization that this world is massive and I have so much more to explore.

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