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31 min ago | 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.

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

4 hrs ago | CBC News

Iceland volcano: Bardarbunga shaken by 3 earthquakes

Three big earthquakes have shaken the area of an Icelandic volcano, local media report, as some two hundred emergency workers and other professionals prepare for a massive eruption.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Travel, World News, Arctic Region, Iceland, Iceland Travel

8 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Ukraine: Russian aid convoy is a 'direct invasion'

KAVKAZ, Ukraine: Russia sent dozens of aid trucks into rebel-held eastern Ukraine Friday without Kiev's approval, saying its patience had worn out with the Ukrainian government's stalling tactics.

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Related Topix: Travel, Ukraine Travel, Kiev, Ukraine Travel

12 hrs ago | This Is London

Conflicts hit tourists' spending sprees in the UK

Spending by overseas visitors to the UK has dropped to a five-year low as the strong pound and escalating conflicts around the world scuppered spending sprees.

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

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Suria

Tourism tanks in Crimea under the...

Restaurant owner Galina Anchukova looks out across the seaside promenade in sunny Feodosia, with its straggle of strolling tourists, and sees a wasted financial opportunity.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Europe, Ukraine, Travel, Ukraine 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.

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

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

Hindustan Times

Suicide tourism to Switzerland doubled in 4 yrs Indian went there to die in 2011

Germans and Britons make up the bulk of the numbers opting to come to Switzerland to end their lives through assisted suicide, while the case of one Indian 'suicide tourist' has also been recorded in 2011, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Travel, Switzerland Travel

Romsey Advertiser

Volcano travel impact played down

When Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano erupted in 2010, spewing ash into the atmosphere, European air space was shut down for six days UK aviation chiefs are confident air travellers will not face the severe ash cloud disruption of 2010 should Iceland's current at-risk volcano Bardarbunga erupt.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Travel, Iceland Travel, World News, Iceland, Geology, Science

Wall Street Journal

Rise in Visitors to Switzerland for Assisted Suicide

The number of people traveling to Switzerland for assistance with suicide grew by more than a third between 2008 and 2012, according to a preliminary analysis published Wednesday in the Journal of Medical Ethics.

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Related Topix: Travel, Switzerland Travel

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.

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

Ealing Times

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.

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

Alamogordo Daily News

Holloman Gears Up for Oktoberfest

Officials with the German Air Force and the 49th Wing are preparing for the 18th annual Oktoberfest celebration on Saturday, Sept.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Germany Travel

Carrickfergus Today

PIPS to hold fundraising screening in Carrick as tribute to Robin Williams

PIPS, the suicide and self-harm prevention charity, in conjunction with Carrick and Larne Omniplexes, hopes to raise much-needed funds with a screening of the Oscar-winning 1997 movie Good Will Hunting.

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Related Topix: Good Will Hunting, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Travel, Northern Ireland, Ireland Travel, Ireland Travel, United Kingdom, Londonderry County, Northern Ireland, Life, Charity

Daily Mail

Could smartphones be banned on flights after iPhone 5 catches fire on plane in Tel Aviv?

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 Tired, stressed and desperate for a pina colada on the ... (more)

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

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.

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This is Local London

'Epsom should merge with a London borough like Sutton', says councillor

Epsom and Ewell should become part of London and merge with another borough like Sutton, according to one of the market town's councillors.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Advertiser

Shoe guru opens North-East shop

A celebrity-favourite designer whose shoes are worn by X Factor judge Cheryl Fernandez-Versini, better known as Cheryl Cole, is opening his first shop outside of London in the North-East.

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

Gainsborough Today

Gainsborough: Celebrate the golden age of steam railways this bank holiday

The great days of railway travel will be marked this weekend, when the Gainsborough Model Railway commemorates 75 years since the streamlined trains of the 1930s last ran.

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Bury Times

Ring and ride changes will leave elderly isolated, warns MP

A PETITION has been launched by an MP calling on changes to a ring and ride service to be scrapped because campaigners say it will leave the elderly isolated.

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Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, Greater Manchester County, England, United Kingdom, Manchester, United Kingdom Travel, Travel, United Kingdom Travel

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