Archive for July, 2017

UK and France to ban petrol and diesel cars by 2040

July 28th, 2017

The UK and French governments have pledged to ban petrol and diesel cars by 2040.┬áMichael Gove, the Environment Secretary, has warned that Britain “can’t carry on” with petrol and diesel cars because of the damage that they are doing to people’s health and the planet. “There is no alternative to embracing new technology,” he said. […]

Would you like to have your luggage collected from your door before travelling?

July 25th, 2017

Government proposals outlined by a strategy document for the Department for Transport could see the UK adopting systems used in Hong Kong and Japan allowing travellers to drop of their luggage in city centres. These schemes in Hong Kong and Japan are used to save space on public transport. This service is different to the […]

New routes to Athens and Stockholm from Bristol with Easyjet

July 13th, 2017
Colourful gables on old buildings in Stockholm...

Good news for travellers around the South West of Britain as Easyjet starts operating two new routes out of Bristol Airport. The routes will be to Athens the capital of Greece and Stockholm the capital of Sweden. When will the new routes start flying? The Easyjet flights from Bristol to Athens will start on 6 […]