Cineworld reopens today with immersive ‘4DX’ screenings

Cineworld is reopening in England today following the coronavirus lockdown with the first-ever 4DX screenings of two Harry Potter films and Jurassic Park.  The 4DX film experience combines multi-sensory effects including faint water and wind jets, scents and lighting, as well as motion effects, including seat movements.  These immersive techniques are all ‘timed to precision’ to … Read more Cineworld reopens today with immersive ‘4DX’ screenings

Masks and Mickey: Disneyland Paris reopens after four-month closure

Disneyland Paris opened its doors for the first time in four months today with compulsory masks, socially-distanced queues and hundreds of hand-washing stations scattered around the park.   The theme park closed on March 12 as the coronavirus pandemic started to spiral out of control in Europe, but began its ‘phased re-opening’ today with visitor numbers … Read more Masks and Mickey: Disneyland Paris reopens after four-month closure

Scottish barber reopens at midnight as pubs, cinemas and attractions welcome customers

Lockdown measures are being eased to get Scotland back into business today, with pubs, restaurants, hair salons and tourist attractions all set to reopen. Strict social distancing and hygiene measures are in place from today as Scots enter the third phase of Scottish Government’s route map out of lockdown.   Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon urged … Read more Scottish barber reopens at midnight as pubs, cinemas and attractions welcome customers

The Duchess of Cornwall reopens Wiltshire youth activity centre

The Duchess of Cornwall has thanked young carers for their efforts during the coronavirus pandemic, praising them for a ‘most brilliant job’.  Camilla, 72, headed to the Youth Action Wiltshire Oxenwood Outdoor Activity Centre near Marlborough, to meet with staff and young carers who use the facilities this afternoon.  She was re-opening the centre, which … Read more The Duchess of Cornwall reopens Wiltshire youth activity centre

National Trust reopens seven stately homes shut since lockdown

National Trust is set to reopen seven of its stately homes after lockdown forced them to close – including Kingston Lacy in Dorset and Petworth in Sussex National Trust is reopening a small number of its houses to visitors  By the end of the week, seven properties will be open in England & N. Ireland  … Read more National Trust reopens seven stately homes shut since lockdown

Center Parcs reopens its five UK holiday villages today

Center Parcs has reopened its five UK holiday villages more than three months after it was forced to close due to the coronavirus pandemic. The leisure company, which announced it would be closing its sites temporarily from March 20 amid the ‘exceptional circumstances’ that the nation was now in, will once again welcome guests to its … Read more Center Parcs reopens its five UK holiday villages today

Disney World reopens as coronavirus cases surge in Florida

Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida has reopened for the first time in nearly four months after it was forced to shutter amid the coronavirus pandemic.  Visitors flocked to the theme park Saturday morning, despite the fact that Florida is one of the nation’s COVID-19 hotspots, with more than a quarter of a million cases … Read more Disney World reopens as coronavirus cases surge in Florida

What Disney World will look like when it reopens after lockdown

Walt Disney World Resort will welcome guests through its doors for the first time in four months this weekend with a host of coronavirus safety precautions in place.   The Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom will reopen Saturday with new measures including being able to unlock hotel rooms with an app, sanitizer and hand-washing stations everywhere … Read more What Disney World will look like when it reopens after lockdown

BA’s Heathrow Terminal 5 reopens with coronavirus measures

British Airways has begun reopening its swanky lounges at Heathrow Terminal 5 and has released images of the coronavirus measures that have been put in place. The pictures show staff in masks serving customers as well as plastic protection screens at reception desks. BA is reopening its lounges in phases. On July 4, the Galleries … Read more BA’s Heathrow Terminal 5 reopens with coronavirus measures

Gordon Ramsay takes son Oscar, 14 months, to work with him as he reopens his restaurants

Gordon Ramsay was joined by a new member of staff as he reopened his restaurant on Saturday – his son Oscar. The chef, 53, took to Instagram over the weekend to share adorable clips and videos of the youngster, 14 months, as he prepared to get back to business after a ‘testing time.’ Gordon told … Read more Gordon Ramsay takes son Oscar, 14 months, to work with him as he reopens his restaurants