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Grant Shapps deals MASSIVE double blow to travel

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Transport Secretary Grant Shapps urged radio listeners this morning not to book summer holidays, adding that they were ‘illegal’. Speaking on BBC Radio 4, he said: “Please don’t go ahead and book a holiday for something which at this stage is illegal.” Some listeners might have been confused by what he said and misled into …

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UK rules on pre-departure Covid tests delayed until Monday

New rules requiring international travellers to take a pre-departure Covid test before arriving in England will be delayed until the early hours of Monday. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said last night the delay will give passengers more time to prepare. The rules were originally due to be introduced at 4am tomorrow. “To give international arrivals more …

Pre-departure Covid tests to be mandatory in England from Friday

Mandatory Covid testing will be introduced for everyone arriving in England from 4am on Friday, the Government has confirmed today. All visitors and all residents travelling back to England will need proof of a negative Covid-19 test taken no more than three days before departure. The Department for Transport (DfT) said the test must be …

Arrivals to England – including Brits – will need to show...

Passengers arriving from all international destinations will be required to present a negative COVID-19 test result before departing for England to help protect against new strains of coronavirus circulating internationally. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced that from next week inbound passengers arriving by boat, plane or train will have to take a test up …

Car repairs to undergo before shipping the car!!! 

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No matter whether you are shipping your car within the same country or whether you are shipping it internationally, it is always important to...

Minister promises high speed train link from Orihuela-Elche to Madrid by...

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The arrival of the AVE high speed train link from Madrid to Orihuela-Elche is imminent, according to the Minister of Transport, José Luis Ábalos,...

Alicante Police end moratorium on misuse of electric scooters

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A spokesman for the Alicante Police has said that they will end the moratorium they have had on the misuse of electric scooters in...

Pollution returns with de-escalation

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Just over a month ago we were reporting that the quality of the air on the Costa Blanca was the best that it had...

Young boy leaves coffee and biscuits as ‘thanks’ to truck driver,...

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Quote: 'Mister, there is a cup of coffee by your front wheel, from me and my mum, to say thank you for carrying...

Torrevieja Public Transport uprated to 80% service from Monday

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The Torrevieja councillor for Transport, Antonio Vidal, has announced that from next Monday, May 11, due to the increase in the number of users,...

De-escalation at Alicante-Elche airport to start with domestic flights

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Ryanair, Iberia and easJet offer flights on their websites from May 15, currently the official date of the end of air restrictions Aena said that...

easyJet ground entire fleet of aircraft

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By Andrew Atkinson In a shock announcement due to the 'unprecedented travel restrictions' put in place by Governments easyJet has fully grounded its entire fleet. In...

How To Prevent Getting Into A Car Accident On Your Holiday...

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Holidays are always a great time to spend time with family and friends. It’s the time of year when you’re away from work and...

Do’s And Dont’s For A Relocation

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Moving and settling to a new location can be a very exciting and joyful experience but we cannot ignore the stress and hectic work...

ALICANTE-ELCHE AIRPORT TRAVEL DETAILS

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Torrevieja Ayunmiento reports town’s bus services reduced to comply with National emergency measures, due to coronavirus By Andrew Atkinson Torrevieja Ayuntamiento (town hall) reports that...

Crowded Commuter trains despite coronavirus lockdown

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The Minister of Transport, José Luis Ábalos, said on Sunday that avoiding the spread of coronavirus and guaranteeing mobility must be compatible. He then promptly...

The Government bans free movement in Spain from Monday

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From next Monday at 8:00 am the government has said that free movement of citizens throughout Spain will be withdrawn as another measure aimed...

3000 Italian cruise passengers due to dock in Cartagena

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The Community of Murcia is "considering" preventing passengers from an Italian cruise liner, the MSC Opera, which is scheduled to dock in Cartagena on...

It’s Not Always You: Common Causes of Car Accidents

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In today’s society, car accidents are a very common occurrence. North America is very widespread and the major mode of transportation has been the...

RYANAIR AND BRITISH AIRWAYS CANCEL FLIGHTS

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Coronavirus outbreak continues to spread No flights to or from Alicante-Elche or Corvera airports affected Ryanair and British Airways have cancelled a plethora of...

ON A WING AND A PRAYER

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What next as 200,000 flights cancelled due to coronavirus? Ryanair and Wizz Air ban from Montenegro The coronovirus has hit 200,000 flights following the...

Emergency mid-air alert following Alicante-Elche departure

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By Andrew Atkinson A flight from Alicante-Elche airport bound for London on February 26 put out an emergency over the north coast of France following...

Airlines face disruption as Storm Dennis hits UK

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Holidaymakers destined for Spain caught up Plane travelling from San Francisco to Heathrow quarantined due to a suspected Coronavirus British Airways and easyJet are...

5 Tips for Travelling Spain Safely

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Spain is one of the crown jewels of European travel. The country boasts an impressive collection of towns, cities, natural vistas and landscapes that...

ALICANTE-ELCHE AIRPORT REMAINS CLOSED UNTIL AT LEAST 2PM

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The fire leaves the Costa Blanca without an airport until 2 pm: diversions for 160 flights Alicante-Elche airport will remain closed to air traffic until...

LATEST – MAJOR FIRE KEEPS SPAIN’S ALICANTE-ELCHE AIRPORT CLOSED UNTIL 12...

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An update from the Terminal Area Control Centre of @ENAIRE in #Valencia and AENA on their Twitter feeds now states that Alicante Airport will...

Spanish Air Traffic Controllers in Court as proceedings commence against strikers

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Spanish Air Traffic Controllers are back in Court as proceedings commence on Wednesday, January 15, against 133 ATC that went on strike in 2010. Spanish...

Snow joke! – easyJet snowboarding row

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By Andrew Atkinson A family's snowboarding trip to Barcelona was missed after delays at check-in - despite luggage loaded onto the plane - that departed...

Milestone in Radar based motoring technology

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OXBOTICA AND NAVTECH START JOINT DEVELOPMENT OF AN INTEGRATED RADAR-BASED NAVIGATION AND PERCEPTION SYSTEM Oxbotica and Navtech announce joint product development for integrated radar-based...

Three Britons among Iran Plane Crash Victims

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Iran's Minister of Transportation, Mohamed Eslami, has said that a "technical defect" caused the crash of a Boeing 737 aircraft belonging to Ukrainian airlines...