Whitbread Announces New Sites

Posted on: February 26th, 2010 Posted by Sharon Miller

Apparently Whitbread has just announced the first sites of the proposed 60 strong restaurant expansion. The company, which just told leading city analysts last month about its expansion plans, said it will open its first two new Table Table restaurants in York and Barnsley in April. Whitbread will also be opening two Beefeaters as well, [...]

Former Pontins Holiday Site to Become Eden of the East

Posted on: February 26th, 2010 Posted by Helen Young

Well it now seems that the residents in the Norfolk villages of Newport and Hemsby are choosing to back the construction of an Eden Project holiday center, which has become a shorthand name but will be given a proper name later. The plan right now is for this holiday getaway to be built on a [...]

Strike Across Greece Causes Airspace to Close

Posted on: February 25th, 2010 Posted by Abi Bray

It now seems that a general strike across all of Greece has caused Greek airspace to close to all international and domestic flights. This strike has caused the country’s transport infrastructure to grind to a complete halt. This 24 hour strike is the first to be called by public and private unions since the Socialist [...]

German Travelers Spend the Most on Holiday Breaks

Posted on: February 25th, 2010 Posted by Dave Bond

Well it appears that no group of people like to travel more than Germans do, and when Germans travel, they apparently do it in style. According to new reports, Germany is the country that spent the most money on travel products last year. In fact, they coughed up $90 billion total. The second most traveling [...]

Alton Towers Finally Opens Sonic Spinball Ride

Posted on: February 24th, 2010 Posted by Stewart Perry

In a new attempt to bring in more holidaymakers this season, reports show that Alton Towers finally opened up its Sonic Spinball ride last Friday afternoon. Some people were already given a tour of the ride, and they were put up in a special Sonic the Hedgehog themed Suite. The roller-coaster features several four seat [...]

Aer Arann Offers New Service

Posted on: February 24th, 2010 Posted by Robert Jones

It now seems that the well known Irish carrier, Aer Arann, has move its Donegal to Glasgow service from Glasgow Prestwick to Glasgow International airport. The service will now operate four days per week, which is up from the previous three. Operations for this new service will come into affect starting Sunday, March 28th. These [...]