UK Travel News

British Family Beaten Unconscious At Thai Tourist Hotspot

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK

Warning: Graphic content Three members of a British family were attacked and left unconscious in a popular tourist hotspot in Thailand. The woman, he...

Concerns Grow For British Traveller Missing In Peru

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 17.04.2016 | UK

Concern is growing for a 29-year-old English traveller who has not been seen since he went to visit a mountain in Peru more than a week ago. The famil...

Train Hits Tractor At Level Crossing, Injuring Passengers

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 10.04.2016 | UK

A driver is believed to have been seriously hurt and a number of passengers injured when a train hit a tractor on a level crossing. The passenger serv...

These People Really Enjoyed England's Hottest Day Of The Year

Huffington Post Staff | James Martin | Posted 04.04.2016 | UK

England experienced a "taste of spring" as it enjoyed the hottest day of the year so far. A top temperature of 17.2C (63F) was recorded on Sunday in G...

Storm Katie Winds Were So Strong They Caused A CRANE To Collapse

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 29.03.2016 | UK

Flights were cancelled, roads flooded and crane bent over as high winds hit Britain and amber weather warnings were issued for London and the South Ea...

Your Easter Break Might Have To Be Indoors Given The Forecast

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK

Gales and heavy rain will lash much of the UK over a "changeable" Easter weekend, according to forecasters. Severe weather warnings for high winds hav...

Here's What You Need To Know If You're Travelling For Easter

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 24.03.2016 | UK

As millions of people head off for Easter breaks both at home and abroad, most transport routes around the country look set to be extremely busy over ...

'Scary' Pictures Show Flooded BA Plane After Trolley Hits Water Pipe

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 19.03.2016 | UK

British Airways passengers were left alarmed and wet when their plane was flooded after a pipe sprung a leak. Electronics were damaged and blankets ha...

Time Lapse Video Beneath London Shows How Crossrail's Tunnels Are Built

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK

This time lapse video shows the sheer scale of the building project that is set to revolutionise London's public transport. Published by Mashable ...

Passengers 'Wet Themselves' During London Commuter Train Crush

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 29.01.2016 | UK

Passengers on board overcrowded trains from London to Essex ended up wetting themselves on seats after a series of delayed trains saw late night servi...

People Taken To Hospital After Three Buses Collide Outside Parliament

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK

Three London buses have collided outside Parliament, leaving around 15 people injured. Three Routemasters collided at the junction of Parliament Sq...

Another THREE Days Of Tube Strikes Announced

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK

Members of the RMT on London Underground are to stage three 24-hour strikes and a week of industrial action in separate disputes over pay and plans fo...

MP Said Train Line Chaos Is Hindering Job Interviews, Then This Happened

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti & Jack Sommers | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK

Just two days after an MP warned a train line was so unreliable that employers were refusing to consider job applicants who rely on it, a father tweet...

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Shouldn't More Of Us Earn As Much As London Underground Drivers...

HuffingtonPost.com | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.08.2015 | UK

Every Tube strike, including the one due to begin Wednesday, triggers griping about the generous pay and leave London Underground drivers already rece...

Hardly The News London Commuters Wanted To Hear

The Huffington Post UK | Alex Longman & Jack Sommers | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK

London's commuters are to face the misery of a second tube strike in weeks after it was confirmed there would be 24-hour industrial action from Wednes...

Huge Delays At Waterloo After Person Hit By Train

The Huffington Post UK Staff | Posted 30.04.2015 | UK

CLAPHAM JUNCTION UPDATE: Clapham Junction Delay Chaos As Power Meltdown Sees Commuters Evacuated From Trains Commuters are facing enormous delays a...

'No Distress Call' And Rapid Descent At Centre Of Germanwings Mystery

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 26.03.2015 | UK

An airline has faced questions over whether the crew of the plane that crashed in the French Alps this morning sent a distress signal, after it was re...

Police Investigate Video Of Woman Telling Black Man Why He 'Has A Problem'

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.02.2015 | UK

A video in which a woman tells a black man "you have a problem because you guys used to be slaves" is being investigated by police. The video, appa...

Bet You Won't Guess Where The World's Best Hotel Is

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle

You don't have to travel abroad for a world class holiday. Two UK holiday establishments have been named as the best in the world after receiving ...

Eurostar Travel Chaos As All Trains Cancelled Over Tunnel Smoke

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Jack Sommers | Posted 17.01.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Eurotunnel trains set to resume this evening - but Eurostar not restarting services tonight Holidaymakers are facing hours of travel miser...

Jet Lag Doesn't Just Affect Our Sleep...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If you've ever been on long haul flight you'll know jet lag can just make you feel tired, but did you know it might also make you put on weight? Sc...

Operation Stop Ebola As Hundreds Take Part In Simulated Attack On UK

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK

A full-scale, eight-hour drill to prepare emergency services, medics and law enforcement in the event of a mass Ebola outbreak in the UK will take pla...

Britain's Best Parks - Which Ones Made The Cut?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You don't have to go to New Zealand for impressive mountains and miles of fields - magnificent countryside can be found right here in the UK. This...

This Is Why You Were Delayed On Your Way To Work This Morning

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.06.2014 | UK

A man who spent the morning wandering around a busy motorway in his boxer shorts has been detained by police. The man, clad in just green tartan u...

The Hunt Is On To Find Britain's Worst Holiday Photographer

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Forget National Geographic-style landscapes and gorgeous sunsets - a competition celebrating the nation's most dire travel snaps has just launched. ...