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As we make our way further into 2021, the summer months are fast approaching. With that comes the kids off school and the realisation that, as a parent, you need to begin planning fun activities to fill the time!     Following a challenging twelve months for us all, the prospect of heading off on holiday in...
It is obviously a worrying time for the UK economy right now due to the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown, but there is a glimmer of hope that has emerged due to the rise of staycations that the public are taking. PM Boris Johnson told the public that 2020 is...
Avanti West Coast's new "Pride Train" set off on its first journey this morning, from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly.   Decorated in the colours of the pride flag and staffed by an entirely LGBTQ+ crew, the train is billed as "the largest Pride flag the UK has ever seen." After COVID-19...
Hundreds of thousands of British holidaymakers' plans have been thrown into chaos after the government announced that France will be added to the UK's 14-day quarantine list, following a surge in COVID-19 cases in the country. The new rules will come into affect from 4am on Saturday and are expected...
A project to install 207 on-street electric car charging points in Brighton and Hove is almost complete, with 160 points ready to use and over 40 more being installed in the next few weeks. The work has been funded by a £300,000 investment from the Office for Low Emission Vehicles...
By Katie Fisher In the current wave of eco-tourism, the concept of ‘minimalist tourism’ has been brought to a new light. Minimalism generally refers to living simply and without attachment to many physical items. In this way, the minimalist lifestyle is less wasteful and does less damage to the environment....
Travel companies have said they are struggling to cope with booking demand after the Government announced that quarantine restrictions will be dropped for travellers returning from COVID-19 low-risk countries. The two-week quarantine will be replaced with a traffic-light system, with countries grouped together according to their coronavirus infection rates.  People arriving...
Those who want to travel abroad are in a difficult situation. Citizens changed their vacation plans and started to search for 'cheapest countries, cheapest resorts'. The UK-based Post Office institution has identified the 10 cheapest countries in Europe in 2020.  Written by Sila Kiss While conducting the 'cheapest countries in 2020'...
There really isn’t anywhere quite like it; Cape Town is a soul-lifting oasis that connects humankind to mother nature in the most theatrical way imaginable. Breathtaking sunsets, magical mountainous backdrops and beautiful coastlines coalesce to form just a fragment of Cape Town’s charm. This wonderful city, and its surrounding...
As the May bank holiday weekend approaches, Green Councillors representing city-centre seafront wards are raising concerns over the use of the beach as they anticipate a large number of visitors.  Brunswick and Adelaide ward councillors have also emphasised that a sizeable increase in visitors could result in more litter on...