The Winter weather in Britain is taking a downward spiral as more travel routes are affected and airports cancel flights. Essential Travel has more.
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An estimated 40 hour long snowstorm in Britain causes delays and cancelled flights in some airports. Essential Travel has more information.
Flights and railways have experienced major delays due to 6 inches of snowfall overnight. Essential Travel has advice and information for you.
Many flights across Europe are to be rescheduled or cancelled as from tomorrow due to the strike. Essential Travel has information and advice for you.
Flights cancelled and tourists stranded as Hurricane Sandy hits the USA. Find out more information with Essential Travel to see if you're covered.
Thick fog across the UK and Europe has caused flight delays and cancellations for the next 17 hours. Essential Travel gives you some product advice so you can know if you're covered.
Tropical Storm Isaac is heading towards the Caribbean and the British have been warned to stay alert and keep an eye on it. See the information here on Essential Travel.
On 5 July 2012, part of the M6 motorway was closed off due to suspicious activity on a coach. We advise our customers what to do if this incident caused them to miss their flights.
All over the news there's talk about Greece abandoning the Euro in the near future. Essential Travel has the update for you and how it will affect you and your holiday to Greece.
Manchester Airport is likely to run out of fuel at midnight tonight. Passengers due to fly tonight or early tomorrow morning are advised to check the status of their flights, as many may be delayed or cancelled
Baggage handlers will embark on strike action at Stansted Airport on 23 May 2012. Advice and information for passengers affected.
Flights leaving from and arriving in Portugal will be hit by a series of Air Traffic Controllers strikes starting from today (17 May 2012).
Heathrow Airport will recruit 70 extra border staff to help keep the lengths of border queues down for the Olympic Games 2012
Tourist travelling to Spain from 2 - 4 May 2012 are advised to allow for extra time when clearing security at airports and other boarder posts.
Information for travellers in the wake of a Tsunami warning for the Indian Ocean. The alert has been called off.
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