Travel

Friday, December 8, 2017

Friday, December 8, 2017

Man applauded by plane passengers for shutting down racist woman

Man applauded by fellow plane passengers for shutting down racist woman

Man applauded by plane passengers for shutting down racist woman

A white woman allegedly told an African-American he shouldn't be in the priority boarding queue

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Flight attendant suspended after eating passenger's leftover meal

Chinese flight attendant suspended after eating passenger's leftover meal

Chinese flight attendant suspended after eating passenger's leftover meal

Urumqi Air released a statement saying the woman did not handle leftover food properly

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Man fined for painting extra road markings to make his commute faster

Man fined for painting extra road markings to make his commute faster

Man fined for painting extra road markings to make his commute faster

Police identified the man after he was caught on CCTV

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Motorcyclist caught travelling at 172 mph in United Arab Emirates

Motorcyclist caught speeding at 172 mph in United Arab Emirates

Motorcyclist caught speeding at 172 mph in United Arab Emirates

The speed limit on the road the motorcyclist was on is 75 mph

Monday, November 20, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

Teenagers sentenced for 'train surfing' in Essex

Teenagers sentenced for 'train surfing' in Essex

Teenagers sentenced for 'train surfing' in Essex

The teenagers were filmed climbing between carriages and holding on to the outside of a TfL train as it moved along

London buses to be fuelled by waste coffee grounds

London buses to be fuelled by waste coffee grounds

London buses to be fuelled by waste coffee grounds

The buses will not have to be modified in order to use this fuel

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Attacks, initiations and eating dog - British explorer Benedict Allen's shocking trips

Benedict Allen: The real-life Indian Jones for whom death is a daily nemesis

Benedict Allen: The real-life Indian Jones for whom death is a daily nemesis

British explorer Benedict Allen has been spotted 'alive and well' after being reported missing in Papua New Guinea

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Man jumps out of car seconds before it bursts into flames

Man jumps out of car seconds before it bursts into flames

Man jumps out of car seconds before it bursts into flames

Six fire engine were sent to the scene on a road in Hong Kong

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Social media users too quick to jump to conclusions about video of boy on train

Social media users too quick to jump to conclusions about video of boy on train

Social media users too quick to jump to conclusions about video of boy on train

Many criticised the education system and parents for being too pushy towards children

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Parents and 10-year-old killed at train crossing in France

Parents and 10-year-old killed at train crossing in France

Parents and 10-year-old killed at train crossing in France

The crossing in Bonneville-sur-Touques had no barriers or alarms

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Seven-year-old girl manages to board flight without ticket on her own

Lone seven-year-old girl manages to board flight without ticket

Lone seven-year-old girl manages to board flight without ticket

The girl ran away from her parents near Geneva’s central railway station

Friday, October 27, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

English translation of Paris Metro map slammed for being 'overtly racist'

English translation of Paris Metro map which includes stations called 'Auschwitz' and 'Richard the N****r' slammed for racism

English translation of Paris Metro map slammed for being 'overtly racist'

Station translations included Richard Lenoir to Richard the N****r and Villejuif which literally means Jewish Town simply being named Auschwitz

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

T-charge: 'Boris Johnson did nothing about pollution, so I'm over the moon Sadiq Khan is', says Ken Livingstone

T-charge: 'Boris Johnson did nothing about pollution, so I'm over the moon Sadiq Khan is', says Ken Livingstone

'Boris Johnson did nothing about pollution, so I'm over the moon Sadiq Khan is'

Ken Livingstone says it's a tragedy that pollution in London hasn't been tackled sooner

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Judge temporarily halts Donald Trump's third travel ban

Judge temporarily halts Donald Trump's third travel ban

Judge temporarily halts Donald Trump's third travel ban

The executive order was blocked hours before it was scheduled to take place

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Passengers criticise 'hysterical, screaming AirAsia crew' for causing panic during emergency

Passengers criticise 'hysterical, screaming AirAsia crew' for causing panic during emergency

Passengers criticise 'screaming AirAsia crew' for causing panic during emergency

The plane dropped 20,000 feet due to a cabin pressure issue and had to return to Perth, Australia

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

At least 12 dead and several missing after boat carrying Rohingya refugees sinks

At least 12 dead and several missing after boat carrying Rohingya refugees sinks

At least 12 dead after boat carrying Rohingya refugees sinks

Many of the people on the boat were thought to have been children

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Monarch: 'Ryanair has forced others out of business leaving taxpayers with the bill'

Monarch: 'Companies like Ryanair are forcing others out of business leaving taxpayers with the bill'

'Ryanair has forced Monarch out of business leaving taxpayers with the bill'

Former airline pilot Terry Tozer says many in the airline industry think low-cost airlines have made the industry worse

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

'Absolutely disgusting' - easyJet criticised over high prices following Monarch collapse

'Absolutely disgusting' - easyJet criticised over high prices following Monarch collapse

'Disgusting' - easyJet criticised over high prices following Monarch collapse

Some passengers think easyJet prices have been increased on purpose as many stranded passengers search for flights

'Brexit is bonkers' - Monarch collapse blamed on Brexit as travel chaos continues

'Brexit is bonkers' - Monarch collapse blamed on Brexit as travel chaos continues

'Brexit is bonkers' - Monarch collapse blamed on Brexit as travel chaos goes on

Whilst some are blaming Brexit for travel problems, others are expressing their sympathy for those that have lost their jobs

"Monarch has really suffered over the last few years', says ABTA spokeswoman Victoria Bacon

Monarch has been decimated by recent terror attack, says ABTA spokeswoman Victoria Bacon

Monarch has been decimated by recent terror attacks, says ABTA spokeswoman

Victoria Bacon from the Association of British Travel Agents spoke to Daisy McAndrew about the airline's collapse

Major effort by Civil Aviation Authority to return UK citizens stranded by Monarch Airlines collapse begins

Major effort by Civil Aviation Authority to return UK citizens stranded by Monarch Airlines collapse begins

Major effort to return UK citizens stranded by Monarch Airlines collapse begins

The airline's collapse has left over 100,000 people stranded overseas

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

'Ryanair's problems lie at the heart of the Irish Aviation Authority', says travel writer

'Ryanair customers won't be put off by flight cancellation chaos', says travel writer

'Ryanair customers won't be put off by flight cancellation chaos'

Travel writer Frank Brehany says hardcore customers might stick with airline

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Baghdad suspends foreign flights to and from Iraqi Kurdish regional capital

Baghdad suspends foreign flights to and from Iraqi Kurdish regional capital

Baghdad suspends foreign flights to and from Iraqi Kurdish regional capital

The suspension was announced following an independence referendum in Iraqi Kurdistan

Offensive adverts, Twitter exchanges and charges - Ryanair has long been a controversial airline

From toilets to Twitter wars: Ryanair and its history of controversies

From toilets to Twitter wars: Ryanair and its history of controversies

Ryanair has cancelled thousands of flights leaving passengers left angry and annoyed. But it's certainly not the first time the company has run into trouble

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

WATCH: Stowaways leap from moving Polish lorry on M1

WATCH: Stowaways leap from moving Polish lorry and run across M1

WATCH: Stowaways leap from moving Polish lorry and run across M1

The stowaways ran towards a field at the side of the road

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

North Korea, Venezuela, and Chad to be subject to new US travel restrictions

US travel ban extended to North Korea, Venezuela and Chad

US travel ban extended to North Korea, Venezuela and Chad

The restrictions have morphed from a travel ban imposed by Donald Trump on six majority-Muslim countries this year

WATCH: Man clings on to side of moving subway train in New York

WATCH: 'Spiderman' daredevil clings to side of speeding subway train in New York

WATCH: 'Spiderman' daredevil clings to side of speeding subway train in New York

The man can be seen through the window in the door of the train

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Plane almost collides with cargo aircraft at Hong Kong International Airport

Plane almost collides with cargo aircraft at Hong Kong International Airport

Plane almost collides with cargo aircraft at Hong Kong International Airport

An investigation is now taking place by the Civil Aviation Department

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Ryanair: 'Pilots are not treated as the highly trained professionals that they are'

Ryanair: Former pilot says 'we aren't treated like the highly trained professionals we are'

Ryanair: Former pilot says 'we aren't treated with the respect we deserve'

Former airline pilot Terry Tozer thinks Ryanair aren't being fully honest about the reasons for the cancelled flights

Self-driving buses to be used in China by end of the year

Self-driving buses to be rolled out in China by end of the year

Self-driving buses to be rolled out in China by end of the year

Driverless buses are to be used on two routes in Shenzhen

Ryanair to hold annual general meeting amid crisis of pilot shortages and cancelled flights

Ryanair to hold annual general meeting amid crisis of pilot shortages and cancelled flights

Ryanair to hold AGM amid crisis of pilot shortages and cancelled flights

The company recently shelved a number of daily flights, causing disruption for customers

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

Donald Trump's administration defeated over travel ban exemptions

Donald Trump's administration defeated over travel ban exemptions

Donald Trump's administration defeated over travel ban exemptions

The government had attempted to deny family members of Americans from six majority-Muslim countries exemption from the order

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

More than 100 people evacuated after plane skids off runway in India

More than 100 people evacuated after plane skids off runway in India

More than 100 people evacuated after plane skids off runway in India

It is thought the plane skidded off the runway due to turning too early

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Holborn station evacuated after smoke engulfs platform during London rush hour

Holborn station evacuated after smoke engulfs platform during London rush hour

Holborn station evacuated after smoke engulfs platform during London rush hour

Emergency services were called to the station after receiving reports of a loud bang

London commuters warned to avoid Waterloo Station as train derails in rush hour

London commuters warned to avoid Waterloo Station as train derails in rush hour

London commuters warned to avoid Waterloo Station as train derails in rush hour

The incident occurred after a failure in the points system caused a South West Trains service to collide with a Network Rail wagon

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

'Drunk air passengers are not dealt with as it's not in commercial interests'

'Drunk air passengers are not dealt with as it's not in commercial interests'

'Drunk air passengers are not dealt with as it's not in commercial interests'

Former pilot Terry Tozer says authorities, airlines and airports are passing the parcel on the issue

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Waterloo upgrade begins - but what will it mean for commuters once complete?

London commuters, stop moaning - Waterloo works are for your own good

London commuters, stop moaning - Waterloo works are for your own good

Work should be completed by September, followed by a second phase of improvements

'This is most irregular' - Commuters through Waterloo report unexpected lack of travel chaos as engineering work starts

'This is most irregular' - Commuters through Waterloo report unexpected lack of travel chaos as engineering work starts

Commuters through Waterloo report unexpected lack of travel chaos during work

A number of platforms at the station are closed as a major engineering project began over the weekend

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Mykola hopes to trade his invention for long-term residency in Spain

Meet the Ukrainian refugee genius hoping to revolutionise car travel

Meet the Ukrainian refugee genius hoping to revolutionise car travel

Mykola is currently working on an invention which he hopes will revolutionise car travel

'We need to get rid of all private cars, not just petrol and diesel ones', says Baroness Jenny Jones

'We need to get rid of all private cars, not just petrol and diesel ones', says Baroness Jenny Jones

'We need to get rid of all private cars, not just petrol and diesel ones'

Baroness Jenny Jones says the Government needs to invest in public transport so people can get around without cars

Indian woman becomes youngest female Boeing 777 commander in the world

Indian woman becomes youngest female Boeing 777 commander in the world

Indian woman becomes youngest female Boeing 777 commander in the world

Anny Divya is 30-years-old and learnt to fly the Boeing 777 plane in London

Friday, July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14, 2017

EasyJet to start new airline to ensure EU flights continue after Brexit

EasyJet to start new airline to ensure EU flights continue after Brexit

EasyJet to start new airline to ensure EU flights continue after Brexit

The new airline will be called easyJetEurope and the headquarters are set to be in Austria

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Southern Rail owner handed £13.4 million fine by the Department for Transport

Southern Rail owner handed £13.4 million fine by the Department for Transport

Southern Rail owner handed £13.4 million fine by the Department for Transport

The fine to be paid by Govia Thameslink Railway will be put towards funding improvements for passengers and performance

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Flight delayed for more than five hours after 'woman throws coins in engine for good luck'

Flight delayed for more than five hours after 'woman throws coins in engine for good luck'

Flight delayed for hours after 'woman throws coins in engine for good luck'

A plane was held at Shanghai Pudong International Airport for more than five hours after passengers said they saw a woman throwing coins at the engine

Monday, June 26, 2017

Monday, June 26, 2017

Block on Donald Trump's travel ban is partially lifted

Block on Donald Trump's travel ban is partially lifted

Block on Donald Trump's travel ban is partially lifted

The ban will apply to those without a 'bona fide relationship' with another already in the US

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Man dies and others injured after storms and tornado hits Germany

Man dies and others injured after storms and tornado hit Germany

Man dies and others injured after storms and tornado hit Germany

A 50-year-old man died when a tree fell on his parked car, his wife was also injured

Southern Rail passengers face more disruption as Aslef members will vote on strike action in pay row

Southern Rail passengers face fresh nightmare as Aslef members vote on strike action in pay row

Southern Rail passengers face fresh nightmare as drivers vote on strike action

An overtime ban is already set to begin on June 29 in a separate row over driver-only trains

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Ural Airlines plane skids off runway in Russia

Ural Airlines plane skids off runway in Russia

Ural Airlines plane skids off runway in Russia

80 passengers were on board a plane when it skidded off the runway, however none were injured

'It feels like a Banana Republic' - Twitter users air fury at Heathrow Airport over baggage system failure

'It feels like a Banana Republic' - Passengers vent fury at Heathrow Airport over baggage system failure

Passengers vent fury at Heathrow Airport over baggage system failure

The airport had a failure this morning which brought chaos to passengers flying from Terminals 3 and 5

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Sri Lankan rail authorities crackdown on track selfies, after multiple deaths

Sri Lankan rail authorities crackdown on track selfies, after multiple deaths

Sri Lankan rail authorities crackdown on track selfies, after multiple deaths

A 12-year-old boy was decapitated as he was taking selfies on railway tracks with his brother, his head was lodged between two train carriages

'Israel informed US about Daesh plans to use laptops as bombs on flights'

US electronics ban was prompted by Israeli tip-off about Isis laptop bombs

US electronics ban was prompted by Israeli tip-off about Isis laptop bombs

Anonymous US officials claim that during an Israeli operation in Syria, it was found that extremists were planning and creating laptop battery bombs

Monday, June 12, 2017

Monday, June 12, 2017

Woman in custody after man pushed in front of moving tram in Manchester dies

Woman in custody after man pushed in front of moving tram in Manchester dies

Woman in custody after man pushed in front of moving tram in Manchester dies

A 31-year-old woman has been taken into custody after being arrested on suspicion of murder

Jennifer Lawrence escapes uninjured after private jet makes emergency landing as engines cut out

Jennifer Lawrence escapes uninjured after private jet engines cut out

Jennifer Lawrence escapes uninjured after private jet makes emergency landing

Jennifer Lawrence was travelling from Louisville, Kentucky to New Jersey and was over the city of Buffalo when two engines cut out

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

Passenger on flight bound with gaffer tape after demanding more alcohol and kicking flight attendant

Passenger on flight bound with gaffer tape after demanding more alcohol and kicking flight attendant

Passenger on flight bound with gaffer tape after kicking flight attendant

The captain asked for a Malaysian Airlines passenger to be tied up after she physically and verbally abused staff

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

'British Airways has lost customer loyalty as customers have been shown to be worthless', says travel journalist

'British Airways meltdown tells customers their loyalty is worthless', says stranded journalist

'British Airways meltdown tells customers their loyalty is worthless'

Travel journalist David Gordon tells Carole Malone lack of communication from British Airways has been a big problem

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