Updated 2:39 am, Sunday, June 3, 2018 Photo: Dominic Lipinski, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 A tribute is projected onto the side of London Bridge, London, Sunday June 3, 2018, to mark one year since a deadly vehicle-and-knife attack on London Bridge. Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain's resolve to "stand firm" against terrorism is stronger than ever. (Dominic Lipinski/PA(/PA via AP) less A tribute is projected onto the side of London Bridge, London, Sunday June 3, 2018, to mark one year since a deadly vehicle-and-knife attack on London Bridge. Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain's resolve ... more Photo: Dominic Lipinski, AP UK remembers London Bridge attack victims on 1st anniversary 1 / 1 Back to Gallery LONDON (AP) — Prime Minister Theresa May says Britain's resolve to "stand firm" … [Read more...] about UK remembers London Bridge attack victims on 1st anniversary
Related: British Airways OK, so it’s never quite that simple! Yes, for a limited time, you can fly from New York to London for just 13,000 Avios in coach. British Airways does, however, charge hefty fees. On this bargain route, the fees are $514 in taxes which may or may not affect whether this is a great deal for you! Our Travel Auctions Sort Bypopularlatestending This is all part of the British Airways sale. You can fly from various American cities into London for half the Avios. Just book a reward flight to London Heathrow or Gatwick in the British Airways World Traveller (Coach) cabin before June 17 on this link, for travel between September 1 and May 31, 2019. See below for some example Avios prices to London. Top routes on offer include: Bermuda to London, was 26,000 Avios, now 13,000 plus $485 taxes. Book directly with British Airways (BA) between May 31 and June 17, 2018 for travel between September 1, 2018 and May 31, 2019. This offer applies to both peak and off-peak … [Read more...] about New York To London Now Just 13,000 Avios!
PUBLISHED: 18:34 01 June 2018 | UPDATED: 20:26 01 June 2018 Stephen Ardley is accused of posting an Islamaphobic comment on Facebook. An investigation is underway Picture: NICK BUTCHER The deputy leader of Waveney District Council and a Suffolk County councillors has been suspended from the Conservative Party after he allegedly posted an Islamophobic comment about the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan on Facebook. Stephen Ardley has been suspended from the Conservative Party while the investigation is carried out Picture: NICK BUTCHER Stephen Ardley, deputy leader of Waveney District Council and a Suffolk county councillor, allegedly said it was “unbelievable” that a Muslim had been elected as mayor. Mr Ardley’s comment on a Facebook post, believed to have been made two years ago, is said to have read: “I think it’s unbelievable that a Muslim was actually elected the mayor of this great Christian country - oh wait he’s labour so the blind leading the … [Read more...] about Suffolk and Waveney councillor suspended over allegations of an Islamophobic comment about Mayor of London Sadiq Khan
0 Have your say Krug, cigars and all that jazz If the Wellesley’s smart Knightsbridge address isn’t convincing enough, the courtesy Rolls-Royce parked at the hotel’s front door is further confirmation of its upmarket credentials.Dating back to the 1920s, the building began its life as Hyde Park Corner tube station and is also the former home of the jazz and cabaret venue, Pizza on the Park.It opened as a luxury hotel in 2012, offering guests Art Deco style and a flashback to the glamour of the Roaring Twenties – all from its prestigious location overlooking Hyde Park.Setting it apart from other hotels in the area is its extensive selection of Cuban cigars, showcased in a walk-in humidor, which can be enjoyed on a private heated terrace. For me, the Wellesley was a chance to relax and soak up the atmosphere of central London ahead of an early morning, long-haul flight from Heathrow. As an alternative to killing time at an airport hotel, it was … [Read more...] about Travel: The Wellesley, London
LONDON — The sun-kissed scenes from Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's storybook wedding at Windsor may have put you in the mood to visit the Old Country. But what if you're just looking to feel like a prince (or princess), not spend like one? Here are a few tips on enjoying London on a budget. (Just don't count on the sunshine that blessed the royal wedding in a place where on average it rains about one out of every three days.) GO LOW (SEASON) London's high season is late spring and summer and it's also popular in December. Prices and crowds drop outside those months. I chose March and had typically damp and chilly weather with a few sunny afternoons. Right now, when all your friends are complaining about how much they're spending on summer trips to Europe, is the time to book your trip for autumn. FLY FRUGALLY U.S.-U.K. tourism is up, in part due to the proliferation of cheap flights to Europe. I flew Norwegian nonstop from Oakland, California. For about $445 (that included an … [Read more...] about London on a budget: How to save on airfare, lodging and more