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21 October 2016 09:14
A union is warning of travel chaos over the Christmas period at four major UK airports, unless a baggage carrier transfers staff to other companies.
Thousands of passengers faced travel chaos yesterday after rail service through the Channel Tunnel was suspended because of a power failure.
People planning holidays from Gatwick Airport in the run up to Christmas could face travel chaos as unions threaten to strike over a pension dispute.
Eurostar has said it will cut 12 services from London St Pancras to Paris and Brussels.
Tourists in Thailand are being advised to "behave respectfully" and wear "sombre" clothing as the country mourns King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
Holidaymakers are being warned to buy currency in advance as exchange rates being offered are as little as 0.96 euro to the pound at airports.
Scientists say there is strong evidence air pollution and vitamin D deficiency can cause dementia.
More people are going on holiday than at any time in the past five years despite terror attacks and the impact of Brexit, according to a study.
People from across North Carolina had to be rescued from their homes as the downgraded Hurricane Matthew blew out to sea - leaving a trail of destruction in its wake.
People travelling abroad is on the rise, according to the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)
A hurricane pelting the coast of Florida and described as a 'monster' by a local official has brought chaos to the state, with flights cancelled, homes evacuated and theme parks shut.
Low-cost airline easyJet says its profits will nosedive as terrorist attacks and air traffic control strikes are taking their toll on the company.
Ryanair will recruit more than 3,500 staff next year, including pilots and cabin crew, as it plans to add 50 new aircraft to its fleet.
At least five cruise lines are rerouting their ships to avoid Hurricane Matthew.
Thomson owner Tui says British holidaymakers are shrugging off any worries over the Brexit vote and plunging pound as they continue to book trips abroad.
Tour operator Thomas Cook says its earnings are still being impacted by recent terror attacks.
The English tourism industry is predicted to grow faster than the overall economy every year for the next decade, according to new research.
Monarch Airlines says its flights are operating as normal amid fears the firm is in financial trouble.
Slim people who look physically healthy may still be at increased chance of being diagnosed with bowel cancer if they have raised insulin levels, according new research.
Theresa May is being urged to give the go-ahead for flights to resume between the UK and Sharm el-Sheikh by the head of the cross-party parliamentary group on Egypt.
Budget airline Jet2.com is to open its first base in the south of England at Stansted.
Smoking rates have dropped to the lowest level on record in England, new figures show, suggesting messages about the health effects of cigarettes are hitting home.
Concerns have been raised over flight disruptions caused by heavy drinking among passengers.
British Airways' decision to launch direct flights from London to Tehran earlier this month positions Iran as one of the hottest destinations to visit in 2017, according to experts.
More than 100 flights have been cancelled as French air traffic controllers go on strike again.
Two thirds of MPs would support an expansion at Heathrow.
TripAdvisor is launching a new homepage, making the booking of holiday activities and tours even easier.
Travellers are to be charged to use fast lanes to get through passport checks in an attempt to cut queues.
People travelling to regions affected by the Zika virus outbreak should practise safe sex for at least half a year upon their return, health leaders say.
British Airways is apologising to passengers for delays after an IT glitch hit check-in systems.
Tiny particles that are breathed in and taken into the brain through air pollution could trigger Alzheimer's disease, research finds.
A blockade of lorries is causing chaos on the roads around Calais in a campaign for the Jungle migrant camp to be demolished.
Crohn's disease sufferers who smoke should quit the habit if they want to avoid a relapse after surgery, research shows.
The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday.
Holidaymakers are avoiding destinations after terrorist attacks, data suggests.
Two American airline pilots have been released on bail and charged with being under the influence of alcohol while preparing to fly a passenger jet from Scotland to the US.
Obesity has been linked with more cancers than previously thought, experts have warned.
A global travel boom will see tourism grow by 3.1% this year, according to forecasts.
Passengers could be forced to pay £25 when they complain about airlines losing their luggage or flight cancellations.
The number of holidaymakers taking their cars on UK and Irish ferries has risen by 4% in July compared with the same month last year, new figures show.
New research reveals Britons saying they are now planning to holiday less in Europe post-Brexit, admit their decision is affected by the weakening of Sterling.
A new pill will be available through the NHS to help lung cancer patients fight their disease, after the manufacturer discounted the price of the drug.
Gap years have become a rite of passage for both the travel-hungry and the undecided, and this year's students are no exception as they prepare to rack up the air miles after completing their A-levels.
Passenger numbers at London Luton Airport (LLA) have risen ahead of expansion plans at the hub.
Britain may still be part of the EU but Brexit is already pushing up the price of a family holiday.
London Gatwick is the UK airport where passengers face the most delays, according to new data.
A new way to try and carry out bone marrow transplants without using toxic chemotherapy is being investigated.
Holidaymakers are being warned not to leave insurance as an "afterthought", as they could be left with a bill for emergency medical treatment abroad that is higher than the price of a house.
Health bosses have warned people holidaying in Mexico after tourists were struck down with food poisoning.
Tourists can expect to pay around 120 euro a day in Dublin, according to a new travel guide.
Thousands of passengers are missing the chance to claim compensation for delayed flights, research has found.
An airline has banned the sale of alcohol before 8am on its flights in a crackdown on bad behaviour.
Ryanair has broken the world record for the most passengers carried by an airline in one month.
The cancer survival rate has doubled over the past four decades in the UK, according to a charity's report.
A travel advice service is warning holidaymakers about the dangers of hiring quad bikes this summer after a man suffered a fractured skull and lost his sight on one eye in an accident.
Briton's spend around 10 per cent of their annual salary on their holidays a survey has found.
The way holiday-goers are sold alcohol in airports is to come under the microscope following hundreds of drink-related plane incidents.
Alzheimer's disease sufferers may one day have their mental functionality preserved and brain deterioration slowed thanks to a new drug, scientists hope.
British holidaymakers can look forward to lower flight taxes if a group of MPs' wishes come true.
People flying from Manchester Airport over the festive period are being advised to take off their winter clothes to speed up waiting times during security checks.
More and more holidaymakers are reporting horror stories about their travel experiences, according to the Citizens Advice charity.
UK holiday-goers and business exporters alike require urgent action on South East England airport expansion, according to a new report.
Oily fish could help bowel cancer sufferers enhance their chances of a longer life, according to a new study.
Travel out of a third Heathrow Airport terminal might be wishful thinking, the make-up of new Prime Minister Theresa May's new Cabinet could suggest.
Thousands of British families have cancelled their holidays to Turkey following violence in the country during an attempted coup.
Women whose breast cancer returns may be getting "second-rate care", a major new report warns.
Britons on holidays abroad are being advised how to enjoy safe swimming this summer.
Inherited skin cancer risks are being linked with a "ginger gene" - something that has never been done before.
No Scottish airport has ever welcomed more June travellers than Edinburgh did last month, new figures reveal.
Heathrow must be expanded quickly to accommodate Britons taking holidays abroad and business travellers, according to a group of local authorities.
British holidaymakers will carry on travelling to Europe and elsewhere despite reservations that the post-Brexit pound will get them less for their money, new research suggests.
Budget airline easyJet has overcome a 75% jump in cancellations to report a better June for passenger numbers than the same time last year.
More family holidays are being taken with one of the parents left behind, a new study shows.
Cancer patients can learn more about their disease thanks to a new smartphone app.
The rise of cheap package breaks, and holidaymakers' willingness to risk getting burnt in pursuit of a tan, has driven the number of older people being diagnosed with skin cancer up to record levels, new figures suggest.
People who holiday abroad with easyJet might be forgiven for doing a double-take when they see one of its newest pilots entering the cockpit.
Researchers in the UK are set to take part in a project launched by US President Barack Obama to help improve cancer diagnosis and treatment.
Thousands of British holidaymakers abroad have been protected by a package getaway and flights guarantee scheme over 2015/2016, new statistics show.
For British holiday-goers planning a trip abroad to Europe it's business as usual for now, Abta insists.
Holiday romances could flower via a free new airport app, according to its makers.
Foreign festivals have grown in popularity among Britons looking to combine a music event with a holiday.
Millions of referendum-weary Britons are planning to get away from it all by heading off on holiday over the next few months, a new report suggests.
Prostate cancer patients could have their radiotherapy sessions almost slashed in half following a successful 14-year trial.
How much do you spend on travel a year? The figure could reach £9,300 by 2025, if new forecasts are anything to go by.
Millions of British people will be identified with potentially life-threatening conditions by 2035 because of weight problems, a new report warns.
Over 1,000 Welsh and English skin cancer patients could receive a revolutionary new, life-prolonging drug combination that has been fast-tracked for use in the NHS.
Holiday balconies pose a significant risk to tourists who travel abroad, Britons are being warned.
Older people can improve their chances of living longer by nearly a quarter simply by walking briskly for 15 minutes every day, according to new research.
More passengers have travelled through London Luton Airport (LLA) on one day than ever before - with over 50,000 arriving or departing.
New figures underline the importance of British tourists taking out travel insurance, with the industry typically paying out £1 million every day.