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Greece bans UK flights until 15 July

Further to the announcement yesterday in regards to Europe opening its borders for flights, it has been confirmed in the last hour that UK Tourists will not be able to travel directly  to Greece until 15 July. The Greek government announced extending the ban on direct flights arriving from Britain, …

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TUI UK flight schedule, starting 26 July

Further to our post a few days in regards to TUI flights. It’s been announced that TUI hope to begin flights from the UK to Zakynthos, from July 26. This decision will of course be in line with any government decisions that will be made on the 29 June in …

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TUI to start UK to Greece flights, 11 July?

There has been an announcement in the in the press by TUI today stating that they will begin tourist flights, to eight locations in Greece and Spain, from 11 July 2020. The destinations in Greece are Corfu, Crete, Kos, Rhodes, the Spanish destinations are Canary Islands (Tenerife and Lanzarote) Ibiza …

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Flights from Zurich to begin with Edelweiss, 2 July

The company EDELWEISS, a subsidiary of Swiss Air announced today their complete flight program from July to October, which includes flights to 60 destinations in 29 countries. Among them is Greece, which will receive flights from the company to Corfu Zakynthos Rhodes Crete Mykonos Santorini Kos Samoa and Kalamata. With …

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Jet2 withdraw flights before 15 July

It’s been announced that Jet2 have withdrawn all flights due to take place before 15 July 2020 due to Covid 19. The statement on their website states that the decision is due to the uncertainty relating to the ongoing situation with Covid 19. On their site, Jet2 have said that …

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Airlines get Covid bailout

This afternoon the UK Government released information stating that four airlines had received bailout funds from the Bank of England’s Coronavirus Corporate Financing Facility. This money has been issued on agreement that will see monies repaid at rates 0.2 to 0.6%. EasyJet and Ryanair have received £600m of funding each. …

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29 Countries allowed into Greece from 15 June

Greece has announced that it will open its doors for certain flights from 15 June 2020. The announcement from Greece’s Ministry  of Tourism was officially released this afternoon and contains a list of 29 countries which it claims are relatively safe from the coronavirus, this means that tourists from these …

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UK travel quarantine from 08 June

The UK government have just announced that there will be a 14 day quarantine at UK borders for any international/returning visitors to the UK. This starts on the 08 June. Travellers will have to provide contact and travel information and details of where they are staying in the UK to …

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No UK “Airbridge” with Greece

The UK press reported yesterday that the UK Government were looking at adopting “air bridges” to low risk countries, with no quarantine upon return, in order to allow UK travellers to visit certain holiday destinations. A source in the government told the press “It’s [airbridge] a potential option but not …

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UK Summer holidays 2020, clarification

Many people are questioning what’s happening with summer holidays today after UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock was put on the spot on ITV’s ‘This Morning’. Mr Hancock was asked if “Summer was Cancelled”, meaning was it unlikely that foreign summer holidays would take place this year? In response Mr Hancock …

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