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UK Set for Heavy Snow

Rail and Flight Disruption Ahead It seems that many people have become regular visitors to the Met Office website in order to keep aware of and on top of preparations as far as heavy snow goes. As the weekend comes nearer it is expected that snow will start to fall more and more with the [...]

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UK Set For More Snow

Snow Forecast It appears just as the worst of the heavy snow from the past few weeks has melted, yet more is due to be on its way! The freezing temperatures, bitter winds and snowfall are set to return to various areas throughout the UK and will likely once more cause havoc. The north of [...]

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Troops to Deal with Snow

From Sand to Snow It seems the British troops are having to turn their efforts to domestic issues during the coming winter in the UK. The idea to draft the army in was made after roads aren’t been cleared quickly enough, which as a result has an effect on everyday life. Places in Scotland have [...]

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Ashes Score Update

England Get Noses In Front As the summer time is in effect down in Australia at the moment, it creates more reason for people to enjoy a stay in the cities hosting one of the five test matches in this year’s Ashes. So far England strived to clinch a draw in the first test before [...]

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From Snow to Sharks!

Two Ends of the Spectrum The severe snowfall throughout the UK has caused all sorts of problems with various forms of transport. Domestic rail companies have had to reduce services as a result of poor weather, which is affecting commuters. Again, there are many airports closing for safety reasons. With all of the UK’s airports [...]

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Airport Closures

Current Closures Due to Weather As expected the severe winter weather has become too problematic for some airports and the risk of allowing flights to go ahead is too much. Already today airports have been contemplating closure for the rest of today or at least till conditions improve dramatically. Durham Tess Valley Airport has announced [...]

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The Big Freeze Continues

Airport Warnings! Various airports have been closed over the past week or so, but this morning most have re-opened. The railways across the country have also suffered delays and many lines have been running below their full capacity. With cancelations and delays a certainty for the future when it comes to flights, it pays to [...]

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Snow It Begins

Severe Conditions Close Airports The winter season is certainly upon us and the snow hasn’t waited very long to join in the fun. The early snowfall has affected the northern regions of the UK mostly so far and it looks like there is still plenty to come. If you were looking to flee to warmer [...]

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Winter Has Arrived

Severe Weather Warning Issued Many of us will have awoken this morning to look out the window and see landscape blanketed in white snow for miles. If this isn’t this case for you, then you have all the joy to come. The Met Office has already issued 9 severe weather warnings in various areas in [...]

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Rise in early bookings for 2010

Although this may have been a quiet year for summer holidays, 2010 looks set to be very busy. There have been many last minute bookings for this summer as people want to escape to the sun, but 2010 looks set to be even busier. People put their faith into the UK in the hope that [...]

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London Heathrow has rise in passenger numbers

London Heathrow has seen a huge surge in traffic thanks to the lack of sunshine and the failure of the ‘barbecue summer’. July was the third busiest month after hundreds of Brit’s booked up last minute holidays in a bid to escape the rain and see some sunshine. 6.48 million passengers used London Heathrow in [...]

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Rise in last minute bookings

After all hopes of a ‘barbecue summer’ have been washed away, us Brit’s are rushing to get last minute holidays to enjoy some summer sun. August is now set to be wet and miserable and operators have seen a large increase in the number of last minute bookings being made. 56mm of rain are expected [...]

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