East Coast

Summer Sunshine Is Finally On Its Way - But Don't Pack Away Those Brollies Just Yet

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.08.2017 | UK

After more than a month’s worth of rain fell in some parts of England yesterday, you may be thinking we’re due some of that summer sun everyone’...

Ministers Urged Not To Give Branson Another UK Rail Line

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 27.11.2014 | UK Politics

Ministers are under pressure not to sell the East Coast Main Line to Sir Richard Branson's Virgin group and the transport firm Stagecoach as this plan...

How Rail Companies Could Avoid Increasing Train Fares

Henry Stewart | Posted 24.10.2014 | UK
Henry Stewart

If standard class carriages generate 61% more income, then it would seem to be a simple financial decision to start converting first class carriages on their own initiative? This does depend on more demand being created for standard class.

Could Eurostar Take Over The East Coast Line?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 01.10.2013 | UK

Eurostar, the high-speed train company, is bidding to operate a key London to Scotland rail route, in a joint bid with French firm Keolis. The suc...

Travel Tips - What to Pack, How to Pack

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Akeela Bhattay

It's not easy to pick and choose from your wardrobe at home, but the sacrifice will be appreciated once you're travelling - I have to remind myself of this every time I travel.

Two-Thirds Of Rail Operators Owned By Foreign Companies

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2013 | UK

Two thirds of Britain's rail operators are owned by overseas companies, leaving passengers paying high fares to boost the profits of foreign firms, ac...

USA Welcome to Climate Change

Anders Lorenzen | Posted 01.01.2013 | UK Politics
Anders Lorenzen

The idea that the choice lies in either saving the climate or the economy is nonsense; dealing with the causes, effects and outcomes of climate change will provide a huge economic stimulus it itself. Which begs the question, what are they waiting for.

'There's Five Feet Of Water In Lower Manhattan'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK

British nationals caught up in one of the worst storms to hit the East Coast of the US for a generation have spoken of the chaos across the Atlantic. ...

LIVE BLOG: Hurricane Sandy Moves In

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

The monstrous Hurricane Sandy has crashed into America's east coast, hitting it with 90mph winds and torrential rain. It became a category two stor...

PHOTOS: Atlantic City Underwater As Hurricane Sandy Hits

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

Hurricane Sandy is threatening to turn into a "super storm" which could have a "devastating landfall" within 100 miles of New York, forecasters have w...

'Super Storm'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

Before Hurricane Sandy hits, don't wait. Get out. The message is stark from US President Barack Obama, New York mayor Michael Bloomberg, New Jersey...

'A Serious And Dangerous Storm'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK

New York City is in lockdown as the American east coast braces itself for mega-storm Hurricane Sandy. Mayor Michael Bloomberg has ordered the evacu...