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Testing reducing quarantine time

Latest news On 24 November the Department of Transport announced international arrivals to the UK will be able to reduce their quarantine period, if they able to return a negative COVID-19 test after 5 days self-isolation. All COVID-19 tests will be privately funded by the passenger, carried out from an approved testing provider. Full details on…

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Luton and London Stansted Airport destinations you can visit without having to quarantine.

Planning a holiday is never completely stress-free, but this year’s process has been even more complicated. The changing coronavirus restrictions means that a number of popular holiday destinations including Spain, Portugal and France are currently off-limits and the rules in other countries could change overnight. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) are currently advising against ‘all but…

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BA short-haul flights from Gatwick to 41 destinations now available to book from September

Staring this September, British Airways‘ short-haul flights departing from Gatwick are now available to book after what will be a six month hiatus. TPG U.K. first noticed the resumption of its Gatwick schedule when details of the airline’s latest flash sale were published on Thursday and some deals included flights from Gatwick (LGW). In the early stages of the pandemic, British…

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Important information – Flybe administration

In light of Flybe entering administration, passengers due to travel with the airline are advised not to travel to the airport unless an alternative flight with another airline has been arranged. If you require any information or assistance, please contact Flybe s Administrators by email at flybeadministration@uk.ey.com.Further advice for passengers

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Important information Coronavirus update

Chief Medical Officer for England has issued updated public health advice for travellers returning to the UK from specific areas affected by coronavirus (COVID19). Enhanced monitoring will still be in place for direct flights from Thailand, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore, and Malaysia to the UK due to the outbreak. This includes the provision of…

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Planes lockdown at Heathrow

EIGHT planes are put on lockdown simultaneously on tarmac at Heathrow after passengers are suspected of having coronavirus, Heathrow Airport was gripped by coronavirus fears this morning when up to eight planes were put on lockdown after passengers on board complained of symptoms of the deadly virus……. https://t.co/G2HNI9jY6l via @MailOnline

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Liverpool airport launches public consultation on changes to air routes

Liverpool John Lennon Airport has begun a 12-week consultation with local communities and other airspace users about potential changes to flight departure and arrival routes. The changes are being considered as part of the modernisation of the UK’s airspace to deliver quicker, quieter and cleaner journeys by air in and around the UK and to accommodate…

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Unite demands urgent talks with Flybe

Published on Monday, January 13, 2020 Unite is seeking an urgent meeting with Flybe management following reports that the airline is on the brink of collapse. The union’s assistant general secretary Diana Holland described speclation about the airline’s future as ‘deeply unhelpful and incredibly unsettling for the company’s loyal workforce’. “Unite is now seeking an…