Australia After long hours on the road, holidaymakers have finally arrived in the campsites
Thousands evacuated as forest fires rage in southern France
Around 2,700 people have been evacuated, some of them by boat, to escape forest fires that were raging Wednesday across a vast area near the southern French city of Marseille, officials said. The fires have ravaged about 1,000 hectares (2,500 acres) of vegetation and are threatening residential areas and campsites near the coast, the fire service said. No casualties have been reported, "but material damage has still to be evaluated," it said.The blazes are not yet under control, but lighter winds are expected later Wednesday.
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Holidaymakers delayed for more than 39 hours at Manchester Airport have finally arrived in Corfu. There was contradictory information on Twitter," Mr Kenny said. "We stood around very patiently for long periods of time [on Tuesday] and there were raised voices at times, particularly
Residents in Cornwall have expressed dismay at overcrowding due to an influx of domestic tourists on so-called staycation in the UK. Visit Cornwall chief Malcolm Bell said campsites are fully-booked and anyone arriving without a booking was unlikely to find accommodation.
Three teenage boys in hospital after shooting in north London .
Three teenage boys are in hospital, including one in a critical condition, after they were shot in north London. © Other Willan Road in Haringey, north London. Pic: Google Street View Police found them with gunshot wounds near a car park in Haringey, shortly after midnight. A 19-year-old is in a critical condition, while a 15-year-old has possible life-changing injuries, police said.Another boy, also 15, has injuries that are not thought to be life-changing or threatening.Officers believe the suspected gunman arrived in a car, carried out the shootings, then drove off.No arrests have been made yet.
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Holidaymakers delayed for more than 39 hours at Manchester Airport have finally arrived in Corfu. There was contradictory information on Twitter," Mr Kenny said. "We stood around very patiently for long periods of time [on Tuesday] and there were raised voices at times, particularly www.bbc.co.uk
Residents in Cornwall have expressed dismay at overcrowding due to an influx of domestic tourists on so-called staycation in the UK. Visit Cornwall chief Malcolm Bell said campsites are fully-booked and anyone arriving without a booking was unlikely to find accommodation. www.msn.com
'This carried on long after the roads were open.' Finance director Bridget Temple, 46, from Torquay He finally arrived home in the early hours today. British driver Gavin Rigby told the BBC he had Making do: A holidaymaker brushes his teeth yesterday morning after spending the night in a town www.dailymail.co.uk
Up to 10,000 holidaymakers evacuated from French campsites after huge wildfire: British tourists flee in panic as 15ft flames tear through forests and destroy caravans. www.dailymail.co.uk
Send in the camping police: Officers patrol beauty spots for illegal campers as staycationing Brits overwhelm beauty spots, leaving human waste Patrols set up by police and park rangers in the Lake District and New Forest to combat people flouting rules. Pitchup says camping reservations are at www.dailymail.co.uk
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Scramble for staycation spots after Cornwall and Dorset's top camping areas reach capacity - with some booked up until the end of SEPTEMBER - and there's hardly a hotel room or The Porth Beach Holiday Park in Newquay, Cornwall, is pictured today as holidaymakers descend on the South West.
Ten holidaymakers are quarantined in Majorca and told to self-isolate for two weeks after one of the group becomes the first tourist to come down with Covid-19 on the island. The holidaymakers are isolating in the three-star Morlans Gardens near Magaluf. Health officials have said one of the tourists
British holidaymakers have turned to Greece this August, which is the busiest month for summer holidays. Noel Josephides, Chairman of the Sunvil Holiday Group, said the company has seen a surge in enquiries for last-minute, flight-only bookings to Greece in the past week. He told iNews the surge
Holidaymakers have told how they were forced to wait an hour and a half to get through border control at Manchester airport this weekendCredit: Manchester “I think that they were understaffed which is ridiculous when you consider how many flights are arriving at this time of year.” Sharon Ma added on