Family told to pay £180 fine on dream holiday or 'sleep under a bridge'

Family told to pay £180 fine on dream holiday or 'sleep under a bridge'

A stunned family claim were told they must pay a €200 fine for blocking their hotel room sink – or sleep “under a bridge”. The Trott family say they were enjoying a week-long break in Italy when a hotelier threatened to kick them out. Parent…

Asteroid 'bigger than London Bridge' will crash into Earth's orbit next week

Asteroid 'bigger than London Bridge' will crash into Earth's orbit next week

An asteroid potentially bigger than London Bridge will collide with Earth’s orbit next week. NASA is tracking the asteroid called 2014 QJ33, which is expected to fly-by on September 17. The giant space rock is predicted to be 48m to 110m, or 157 to 360…

Boost to Brit holidaymakers as Portugal 'air bridge' with UK 'likely in days'

Boost to Brit holidaymakers as Portugal 'air bridge' with UK 'likely in days'

Portugal will be added to a list of countries that will enable quarantine-free travel within a few days, the government announced. The UK holiday favorite will be added to the 59 countries it will travel to without needing to isolate when they return home. Portugal…

Portugal enters official talks with UK over no quarantine 'air bridge' holidays

Portugal enters official talks with UK over no quarantine 'air bridge' holidays

The Portuguese Foreign Minister has opened talks with the UK on ‘airlifts’ so that tourists cannot remain quarantined while on holiday. Augusto Santos Silva said in BBC Radio 4’s Today program that “quarantine is an enemy of tourism.” He continued: “During these weeks, our diplomats…