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Birmingham gets new daily flight to JFK Airport

Birmingham Airport and American Airlines have announced the launch of new direct daily flights between Birmingham and New York John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK). The American Airlines flight will operate daily, arriving from JFK into Birmingham at 0700 local UK […]

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In-demand jobs for Brits looking to move overseas… with a few surprises

Brits looking to move overseas may benefit from the list of the most in-demand jobs in some of the most popular global destinations, which brings a few surprises

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New Edinburgh – Philadelphia route announced

The first direct service between Edinburgh and Philadelphia will be launched in May 2014 by US Airways, improving Scotland's connections with North America. Scottish and American passengers will be

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US court rejects British Airways’ bid to dismiss flyers’ lawsuit over fuel surcharges

British Airways' bid to dismiss a US lawsuit by frequent flyers, over bogus fuel surcharges on rewards flights, has been rejected, according to a report by Reuters. British Airways,

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US issues worldwide travel alert, UK warns against travel to Yemen

The US has issued a worldwide travel alert over an unspecified al-Qaeda threat, while the UK authorities have specifically advised against all travel to Yemen. In its statement, the


British tourists to be wooed by New York


Florida backtracks on law that penalised British car hirers

The authorities in Florida, USA, have backtracked on a recently introduced law that penalised British visitors wishing to hire a car in the southern state. The law stated that


Delta to allow travellers to change travel plans

Delta Air Lines has announced a plan that will give travellers the ability to change their travel plans. The airline is offering a dispensation that will allow customers, whose


Florida puts foreign driving licence law on hold

The state of Florida in the US has put a controversial driving licence law on hold. The law, which was passed with little publicity last year, stated that all


Florida tightens driving rules for Britons

Even as thousands of British holidaymakers are heading for half-term holidays in Florida, the administration in Florida has tightened rules to dissuade rash and unsafe driving. The administration has