Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

United Kingdom Travel News

News on United Kingdom Travel continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Debaters hope to sway undecided in Scotland vote

This combination of 2010 and 2014 photos shows British Chancellor Alistair Darling and Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond.

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Alistair Darling, Travel, Essex County, England, Europe Travel, Greater London County, England, London, United Kingdom Travel, Cambridgeshire County, England

5 hrs ago | Stroudnewsand Journal

Lypiatt Park open to the public to mark centenary of Lynn Chadwick's birth

THE family of celebrated English sculptor Lyn Chadwick are opening Lypiatt Park estate for a one-off public event to mark 100 years since his birth.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Paris, Italy Travel, Italy Travel

7 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Your top 20 favourite attractions in Wales as revealed by tourism chiefs at Visit Wales

The Wales Millennium Centre is the most visited tourist attraction in Wales, a study by tourism chiefs at Visit Wales has revealed.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Cardiff, United Kingdom Travel, Pembrokeshire County, Wales, Gwynedd County, Wales

Fri Aug 22, 2014

This is Local London

A woman is gearing up to walk 15 miles throughout the night to raise money for charity.

Samantha Veal, from Colindale, is taking part in her sixth Maggie's Culture Crawl, a walk through central London which visits landmarks and cultural spots, on Friday, September 19. It will raise money for Maggie's, a charity which runs centres around the UK to support people affected by cancer.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Globe and Mail

The best images from the past 24 hours

Laureen Harper stands in patriotic shoes next to Canadian Rangers as she and her husband Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper arrive in Fort Smith, Northwest Territories.

Comment?

Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Stephen Harper, Asia Travel, Singapore, Malaysia Travel, Travel, Malaysia Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Liberia, Africa, Africa Travel, Liberia Travel

This is Local London

What's on this bank holiday weekend

Vibe's Angie Quinn takes a look at some of the best things going on in south east London and north Kent this bank holiday, so you won't be stuck for things to see and do for the whole family.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Europe Travel, Greater London County, England, London, United Kingdom Travel, Blues, Jools Holland, Home Gardening, Home, New York, Family, Kids

Driffield Today

Rail fair rise a major local fear

A Driffield based rail campaigner has claimed an increase in fares could see a significant reduction of tourism for East Yorkshire.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel

BBC News

Police trace missing sex offender

Mark King, 42, was required by law to check in with officers but had not been seen since 14 July.

Comment?

Related Topix: Edinburgh, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, Glasgow, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom, Strathclyde County, Scotland, Australia, World News, Oceania, Grampian County, Scotland,

The Independent

Tourists call a halt to British spending sprees

Laura Chesters is a business reporter and covers the consumer, food, drink and luxury goods sectors on the business desk at The London Evening Standard, i, The Independent and The Independent on Sunday Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Thu Aug 21, 2014

South Wales Argus

Gwent's Forgotten Past: How we lived in years gone by - from the...

GWENT'S FORGOTTEN PAST: How we lived in years gone by - from the splendour of the Morgans at Tredegar House to the horrors of cholera and the workhouse GWENT'S FORGOTTEN PAST: How we lived in years gone by - from the splendour of the Morgans at Tredegar House to the horrors of cholera and the workhouse THE extreme wealth of the Morgan family at the ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, Caerphilly County, Wales, World News, United Kingdom, Blaenau Gwent County, Wales, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Evening Sun

West Manchester teen, deaf since birth, heads to college

Bradley Speck, left, communicates with his mother, Karin Davies, during the last half-hour of packing up for college at their home in West Manchester Township.

Comment?

Related Topix: Rochester, NY, Rochester Institute of Technology, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

BroadwayWorld.com

WICKED Announces Lottery for San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts Run

A day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats will be held for WICKED, which is making its South Bay premiere at San Jose's Center for the Performing Arts with performances from August 27 - September 14. Two and one-half hours prior to each performance, people who present themselves at the Center for the Performing Arts box ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Theater, Wicked, Lottery, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Coleraine Today

DVA workers to face voluntary redundancy scheme in autumn

A voluntary redundancy scheme for those who lost their jobs at the Driver and Vehicle Agency in Northern Ireland is due to open in November.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Ireland Travel, World News, United Kingdom, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland, London, United Kingdom Travel

Swindon Advertiser

Coaches have profited from chaos on railways

NATIONAL Express has seen a seven per cent year-on-year jump in bookings on coach serbices this weeked following the announce-ment that engineering works are set to cause disruption to trains.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

The Independent

Britain's ugliest buildings: Which monstrosities should be nominated for the Dead Prize?

Following the architect Cameron Sinclair's introduction of the Dead Prize, an award for ugly buildings, John Rentoul reflects on some of the biggest blots on the UK landscape John Rentoul is chief political commentator for The Independent on Sunday, and visiting professor at Queen Mary, University of London, where he teaches contemporary history.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, World News, London, United Kingdom Travel, United Kingdom,

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Sunday Herald

From Russia with cash, the tourist economy is booming

AN influx of Russian tourists has helped Scotland become a booming hotspot for visitor spending, with tills ringing up far faster growth than in London.

Comment?

Related Topix: Scotland, New Zealand Travel, Travel, New Zealand Travel, Pacific Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Edinburgh, United Kingdom Travel, Edinburgh, New Zealand Travel, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

This Is Lancashire

Millions to spend bank holiday away

More than two million Britons will head overseas for the bank holiday weekend, with those staying at home having to contend with busy roads and disrupted rail journeys.

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, North America Travel, Travel, Mexico Travel, Barcelona, Spain Travel, Europe Travel, Spain Travel, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

Eastern Daily Press

Arctic convoy veteran, from Bramerton, receives Ushakov medal

A veteran of the Arctic convoys that took arms and munitions to the north of Russia during the Second World War has received an Ushakov medal to honour his service.

Comment?

Related Topix: US Navy, US News, US Military, Europe, World News, Norfolk County, England, United Kingdom, Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Vladimir Putin

Daily Mail

Stunning images capture intimate moments in African wilderness

Get into Oxford for A 95! Britain's oldest university opens its doors so tourists can sleep in same rooms as alumni including Ronald Reagan and Imran Khan Move over Buckingham Palace and Big Ben! How a top secret escape game has been ranked London's number one tourist attraction on TripAdvisor Tourists forced to flee as fifth day of seismic ... (more)

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Africa, Zambia

Heraldseries.co.uk

Get set for yet another rail price rise

TRAIN fares across Oxfordshire will soon cost passengers up to 20 per cent more than they did five years ago.

Comment?

Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••