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Category: UK Travel News

Rebuilding Travel WTTC style

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 7, 2021 0

Andrew Brown of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) explained the approach and activities by WTTC to restart the tourism economy. World Tourism Network ... Read More

Brits banned from holiday travel starting Monday

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 6, 2021 0

British home secretary Priti Patel said that going on holiday overseas was now illegal until the pandemic was under control and anyone caught trying to ... Read More

Brits banned from holiday travel starting Monday

eturbonews- March 6, 2021 0

British home secretary Priti Patel said that going on holiday overseas was now illegal until the pandemic was under control and anyone caught trying to ... Read More

First COVAX vaccines in Africa: Fair and equitable?

eturbonews- March 5, 2021 0

Are these single isolated cases of vaccines being received in Africa an outrageous fact considering that the majority of the countries still waiting to receive ... Read More

easyJet CEO tells it like it is

eturbonews- March 4, 2021 0

When the buck stops here, and you are the here, how do you handle a ruthless entity like COVID-19 and all its ramifications on your ... Read More

Heathow CEO: Chancellor continues to ignore UK’s aviation sector

eturbonews- March 3, 2021 0

Failing to even mention aviation, let alone provide full business rates relief for airports in today’s Budget, is a missed opportunity to ensure the sector ... Read More

Glasgow Green: University of Glasgow unveils plan to cut business travel carbon emissions

eturbonews- March 1, 2021 0

University staff will be encouraged to avoid travel wherever possible, to choose public ground transport over flying, to consider their transport options during funding applications, ... Read More

Heathrow prepares for safe restart of travel and trade in 2021

eturbonews- February 24, 2021 0

We can be hopeful for 2021, with Britain on the cusp of becoming the first country in the world to safely resume international travel and ... Read More

UK bans Boeing 777s with faulty engines from its airspace

eturbonews- February 22, 2021 0

Boeing 777 aircraft with Pratt & Whitney 4000-112 series engines are being banned from British airspace. Continue reading UK bans Boeing 777s with faulty engines ... Read More

UK Vaccines Minister: The last national lockdown

eturbonews- February 22, 2021 0

UK government continues to promise a measured approach which will be guided by data and science rather than economic needs Continue reading UK Vaccines Minister: ... Read More

United Airlines announces new flight from Boston Logan to London Heathrow

eturbonews- February 19, 2021 0

United Airlines will be the only U.S. carrier to offer nonstop service between nation's top seven business markets and London Heathrow Continue reading United Airlines ... Read More

Leading Scottish resort appoints new General Manager

eturbonews- February 18, 2021 0

Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club names Murray Thomson as its new general manager Continue reading Leading Scottish resort appoints new General Manager at eTurboNews | ... Read More

[2021] Leading Scottish resort appoints new General Manager

eturbonews- February 18, 2021 0

Dalmahoy Hotel & Country Club names Murray Thomson as its new general manager Continue reading [2021] Leading Scottish resort appoints new General Manager at eTurboNews ... Read More

Heathrow Airport launches blueprint for zero carbon domestic flight

eturbonews- February 18, 2021 0

Heathrow has successfully pitched two carbon-cutting concepts to Innovate UK’s Future Flight Challenge Continue reading Heathrow Airport launches blueprint for zero carbon domestic flight at ... Read More

[2021] Heathrow Airport launches blueprint for zero carbon domestic flight

eturbonews- February 18, 2021 0

Heathrow has successfully pitched two carbon-cutting concepts to Innovate UK’s Future Flight Challenge Continue reading [2021] Heathrow Airport launches blueprint for zero carbon domestic flight ... Read More

No contaminated air warning sensors: FAA and EASA unconcerned?

eturbonews- February 15, 2021 0

Despite knowing about the effect of “bleed air” filters for decades and the potential for contaminated passenger cabin, aviation regulators around the world such as ... Read More

Heathrow: Quarantine plan for arrivals from COVID-19 hotspots still not ready

eturbonews- February 15, 2021 0

Heathrow urged ministers to ensure there is “adequate resources and appropriate protocols” for all transfers from aircraft to hotels Continue reading Heathrow: Quarantine plan for ... Read More

Johnson: No COVID passports for UK

eturbonews- February 15, 2021 0

Everyone arriving in the United Kingdom must inform the authorities about visiting the countries on UK "black list", where the situation with COVID-19 is critical ... Read More

Wine Taxation Without Representation from Tourism or Tourists

Dr. Elinor Garely - editor in chief of wines.travel- February 11, 2021 0

A tariff on wine was imposed on imports from several European countries by former President Trump which is affecting the bottom line for tourism and ... Read More

UK aviation needs emergency plan after de facto border closure

eturbonews- February 11, 2021 0

UK national lockdown, travel bans, blanket quarantine and compulsory testing deterred people from traveling in January Continue reading UK aviation needs emergency plan after de ... Read More

EasyJet well-positioned to compete with legacy carriers post-COVID-19

eturbonews- February 10, 2021 0

Legacy carriers may have reduced their cost bases but not to the extent of low-cost carriers Continue reading EasyJet well-positioned to compete with legacy carriers ... Read More

World Travel Market is back! World Tourism Network Members discuss with Reed Director Simon Mayle

Juergen T Steinmetz- February 9, 2021 0

Travel Professionals call it the MICE industry. MICE stands for Meeting and Incentive. MICE has been dead since COVID-19 broke out with ITB Berlin cancelling ... Read More

Great Britain lowers its terror threat level

eturbonews- February 8, 2021 0

"Terrorism remains one of the most direct and immediate risks to our national security," UK Home Secretary said Continue reading Great Britain lowers its terror ... Read More

Proposed COVID-19 alcohol ban causes uproar among pub-starved Brits

eturbonews- February 6, 2021 0

You won't be getting your pint even if UK pubs reopen in April, media reports suggest Continue reading Proposed COVID-19 alcohol ban causes uproar among ... Read More

Montserrat launches remote work program

eturbonews- February 5, 2021 0

There are people in various parts of the world who now have the ability to work from home and are actively looking for a change ... Read More

Brits demand government dropped ‘COVID-19 vaccine passport’ idea

eturbonews- February 5, 2021 0

UK government devising a plan for a 'vaccine passport' that would allow people to travel abroad to countries which would admit foreign visitors, provided they ... Read More

Russia extends UK flight ban

eturbonews- February 1, 2021 0

Russian Federation suspended flights with the UK on December 22, 2020 due to the detection of a new strain of COVID-19 there Continue reading Russia ... Read More

Heathrow to launch rapid COVID-19 testing pilot for airport workers

eturbonews- February 1, 2021 0

Heathrow is working with NHS Test & Trace on a Government-led colleague testing pilot. The pilot will use rapid lateral flow tests to prevent the ... Read More

Marriott International opens first UK dual-branded property

eturbonews- February 1, 2021 0

Both hotels are operated by Cycas Hospitality, who in 2018 opened Marriott’s first dual-branded property in Europe under the Moxy and Residence Inn brands in ... Read More

UK announces summer airport slot rules waiver extension

eturbonews- January 29, 2021 0

The move “provided flexibility to airlines to support them during this difficult time” and reflected the current low demand for air travel Continue reading UK ... Read More