Rail passengers told to ‘avoid travel’ by train today as storms paralyse networks

Rail passengers told to ‘avoid travel’ by train today as storms paralyse networks

Train operators have warned customers to “avoid travel if possible” on Monday as services are expected to be paralyzed by gale-force winds and lashing rain. National Rail has warned anyone making essential journeys once services resume to expect “major disruption” to routes “across most of Great Britain” – including cancellations, delays and slower speeds onboard. … Read more

Many train passengers asked not to travel today as disruption continues

Many train passengers asked not to travel today as disruption continues

Multiple rail franchises have asked passengers not to travel today, as damage caused by Storm Eunice and the threat of strike action has led to train services being cancelled Cross Country have recommended that passengers do not travel today, as the are operating a “severely” amended and reduced timetable. The train operator confirmed that a … Read more

Many train passengers asked not to travel today as travel disruption continues

Many train passengers asked not to travel today as travel disruption continues

Multiple rail franchises have asked passengers not to travel today, as damage caused by Storm Eunice and the threat of strike action has led to many train services being cancelled. Cross Country have recommended that passengers do not travel today, as the are operating a “severely” amended and reduced timetable. The train operator confirmed that … Read more

Storm Dudley hits UK with power cuts and travel disruption ahead of incoming Storm Eunice

Storm Dudley hits UK with power cuts and travel disruption ahead of incoming Storm Eunice

The UK faced strong winds and heavy rain as Storm Dudley arrived on Wednesday evening, causing power cuts and travel disruption – with Storm Eunice set to move in. The Met Office had issued an amber warning for strong winds covering central Scotland, parts of Northern Ireland and northern England above Hull over the evening, … Read more

TUI and Jet2 issue statement after Spain relaxes travel rules

TUI and Jet2 issue statement after Spain relaxes travel rules

Two major airlines have spoken out about travel changes for Spain which were announced today. From February 14, the country announced that children aged 12-17 can now travel to Spain without a vaccination certificate if they have a negative PCR test performed 72 hours prior before arrival. Spanish hotels and travel companies complained about the … Read more

Where to travel? Many families are changing vacations to avoid COVID-19-related issues

Where to travel? Many families are changing vacations to avoid COVID-19-related issues

Reuters China locks down city on Vietnam border as COVID cases rise Authorities in China’s southwestern city of Baise ordered residents to stay at home from Monday and avoid unnecessary travel as they enforced curbs that are among the toughest in the nation’s tool-box to fight rising local infections of COVID-19. Dozens of athletes for … Read more

Google Maps: New Function May Improve Travel Arrangements

Google Maps: New Function May Improve Travel Arrangements

Google Maps tests new functionality for the search service to make life easier for users who need to search for routes or destinations while planning a trip. The “Pin to the bottom” function, something like “anchor to the bottom” in Portuguese, allows the user to select a new dock at the bottom of the screen, … Read more