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Derry Airport Planning New Routes

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Derry Airport announced back in March this year that the City of Londonderry Airport was planning new routes. A number of different airlines are said to have made plans to start new routes from here with the help of Government funding from the Regional Air Connectivity. Derry Airport car hire available. Flybe are said to […]

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Coleraine Santa Arrives on 27th November

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Coleraine has announced that Santa is coming to town on Friday 27th November this year. The infamous man in the red coat with white beard will be sure to make his rounds across Northern Ireland this November and December. Look out for him making an appearance at the Giant Causeways and Ballymoney not to mention […]

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Belfast City Downtown – Free Parking Spaces

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Belfast City officials have decided to bring some early Christmas cheer to shoppers this festival season. Starting on the traditional American shopping day Black Friday which is 27 November. The council will start to offer drivers the chance to park for free at the weekends and after 1800 during the week from Monday to Friday […]

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Belfast City Airport – Increase in Visitors to Portugal

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Belfast City Airport has cause to celebrate after the good news from Portugal that figures show an increase of around 8.5% in tourists visiting there from Northern Ireland. The increase was reported by the Portuguese tourist board. The markets also found a healthy 9.7 % increase in visitors overall from the UK which included Ireland. […]

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Belfast Int Airport – Inquisitive Visitors

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Belfast Int. Airport is normally a very busy place with lots of people coming and going all year round. Generally speaking visitors will either be travelling home or jetting off somewhere on holiday or business. Relatives will accompany their loved ones to and from the terminal adding to the large number of passengers the airport […]

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Calls For Edinburgh Tram Extension To Be Taken To Leith

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Transport groups and business leaders have called on councillors from Edinburgh to vote for the plan to take the Edinburgh tram extension as far as Newhaven and Leith. Supporters say that this would act as a catalyst for a more extensive light rail framework for Edinburgh. Policy Director at the Council for Industry and Development, […]

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Inverness Airport Advised To Change Name to Loch Ness Airport

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Inverness Airport could be failing to capitalise on the economic benefits that could come from changing the name to Loch Ness Airport. Management at Liverpool John Lennon Airport has advised Inverness Airport to follow this strategy after seeing their passenger numbers soar after renaming the airport John Lennon Airport after the Beatles star. The idea […]

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Glasgow City Destination Named Best of the World

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Glasgow has been named by National Geographic as a destination you must visit in their 2016 magazine. In their fifth annual Best of the World list which includes must-see destinations around the world the travel magazine selected Glasgow. The list will be included in National Geographic Traveller, their December 2015 – January 2016 issue. Glasgow […]

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Edinburgh Airport Applauds New Tourism Campaign

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Edinburgh Airport design expo, a light and sound installation at St. Andrew Square and a National Museum of Scotland celebration of style will be held in Edinburgh in 2016 as one part of a new innovative tourism campaign. Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh International Science Festival and the Filmhouse will be taking part in the first […]

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Glasgow Airport – Oct 2015 Busiest in Eight Years

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Glasgow Airport’s passenger numbers for October 2015 is up to 836,798, a growth of 14% on the same period last year. This is Glasgow Airport’s 11th consecutive month of double digit growth. According to management at the airport, there was an 18.5% rise in international traffic compared to last year. This was helped by demand […]

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