Holidaymakers must wait for refunds as flights cancelled

Britons can travel to 73 destinations – including France, Italy, Spain, Germany, New Zealand, Malta and Barbados – with no mandatory quarantine upon returning to England from July 10. The government’s official website does not immediately specify whether the countries on the list will reciprocate the quarantine-free arrangements. It instead urges travellers to check the individual rules … Read more Holidaymakers must wait for refunds as flights cancelled

The Queen’s annual trip to Balmoral IS going ahead despite earlier fears it may be cancelled

The Queen and Prince Philip are expected to spend the summer at Balmoral after it was feared that guidelines on moving between England and Scotland might scupper the annual stay.   The monarch, 94, and her husband, 99, are reportedly set to fly to the castle, in the Scottish highlands, where they may stay for up … Read more The Queen’s annual trip to Balmoral IS going ahead despite earlier fears it may be cancelled

The Queen’s annual trip to Balmoral IS going ahead despite earlier fears it may be cancelled

The Queen and Prince Philip are expected to spend the summer at Balmoral after it was feared that guidelines on moving between England and Scotland might scupper the annual stay.   The monarch, 94, and her husband, 99, are reportedly set to fly to the castle, in the Scottish highlands, where they may stay for up … Read more The Queen’s annual trip to Balmoral IS going ahead despite earlier fears it may be cancelled

Glastonbury 2020 cancelled: Revelers recreate the festival in their garden

Party-loving Brits across the country have taken to Twitter to share pictures of how they are recreating Glastonbury in their garden, after the coronavirus pandemic saw the 50th anniversary of the festival cancelled.  The festival had originally been due to take place this weekend, from June 25-29, however virtual celebrations will be aired instead.  Taylor … Read more Glastonbury 2020 cancelled: Revelers recreate the festival in their garden

Glastonbury 2020 cancelled: Revelers recreate the festival in their garden

Party-loving Brits across the country have taken to Twitter to share pictures of how they are recreating Glastonbury in their garden, after the coronavirus pandemic saw the 50th anniversary of the festival cancelled.  The festival had originally been due to take place this weekend, from June 25-29, however virtual celebrations will be aired instead.  Taylor … Read more Glastonbury 2020 cancelled: Revelers recreate the festival in their garden

Coronavirus UK: NHS holidays cancelled amid second wave fears

NHS staff are being denied holiday in autumn because health bosses fear a second wave of Covid-19 will overwhelm Britain’s hospitals once again, it emerged today. MailOnline can reveal at least one trust in England is blocking workers from taking annual leave in October, in case the coronavirus crisis spirals back out of control. Health … Read more Coronavirus UK: NHS holidays cancelled amid second wave fears

Tsunami warning is cancelled after massive 7.4 magnitude earthquake rocked New Zealand 

Tsunami warning is cancelled after massive 7.4 magnitude earthquake rocked New Zealand A 7.4 magnitude earthquake has struck north-east of New Zealand on Friday  The quake hit at a depth of about 33 kilometres, south of the Kermadec Islands  There is no tsunami threat to New Zealand following the massive earthquake However, tsunami waves are … Read more Tsunami warning is cancelled after massive 7.4 magnitude earthquake rocked New Zealand 

Beijing battles coronavirus second wave as two thirds of flights are cancelled

More than 1,000 flights have been cancelled to and from Beijing today while 27 neighbourhoods are in lockdown and schools are closed as China battles an alarming new coronavirus outbreak.   A total of 1,255 flights have been scrapped at Beijing’s Capital and Daxing Airports, cutting out nearly two-thirds of their usual schedule as China imposes … Read more Beijing battles coronavirus second wave as two thirds of flights are cancelled

Wimbledon strawberries preserved: Huge 750kg crop from the cancelled tournament will become jam

Wimbledon strawberries preserved: Huge 750kg crop will be turned into jam after this year’s tennis tournament is cancelled due to coronavirus Eating strawberries with cream is a tradition at the Wimbledon Championships But the tennis championships have been cancelled this year due to COVID-19 Tournament organisers have ordered 750kg of this year’s stock to go … Read more Wimbledon strawberries preserved: Huge 750kg crop from the cancelled tournament will become jam

The Wiggles perform live-streamed concert at the Sydney Opera House after tour was cancelled

Nothing can stop the music! The Wiggles perform live-streamed concert at the Sydney Opera House after their tour was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic By Marta Jary For Daily Mail Australia Published: 08:56 BST, 14 June 2020 | Updated: 09:16 BST, 14 June 2020 The Wiggles won’t let a pandemic keep them down.  The … Read more The Wiggles perform live-streamed concert at the Sydney Opera House after tour was cancelled