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Brit tourist stripped of £29,000 compensation after tummy bug hospitalises him

Peter Griffiths endured stomach cramps, fever and diarrhoea while staying at the all-inclusive Aqua Fantasy Aqua Park Hotel and Spa, in Izmir, Turkey back in 2014 A British tourist who lost a stone and a half after catching a tummy bug has had his £29,000 compensation payout taken away by top judges.

mirror.co.uk ,  13d 1427
Brit tourist stripped of £29,000 compensation after tummy bug hospitalises him

TUI holidaymaker, 58, who was handed £29,000 after contracting violent stomach bug from an all-inclusive Turkish hotel LOSES entire payout when firm appeals - after court heard he ate a single meal offsite

Peter Griffiths, 58, caught bug so bad he ended up in hospital while on holiday Father-of-one sued TUI, blaming food at hotel in Izmir, Turkey for the illness Last year he was awarded £29,000 for his ordeal by Mr Justice Martin Spencer But he will now go empty-handed after Court of Appeal reversed the decision

dailymail.co.uk ,  14d 8
TUI holidaymaker, 58, who was handed £29,000 after contracting violent stomach bug from an all-inclusive Turkish hotel LOSES entire payout when firm appeals - after court heard he ate a single meal offsite

Cancelled TUI holidays are back ON – check your trip to see if yours is going ahead

TUI has updated their full list of cancelled holidays and flights after the new Covid travel rules came into place yesterday. Since Monday, Brits no longer need a pre-arrival Covid test to return to the UK. The traffic light scheme has also been scrapped, ridding of the green and amber list and instead having just a go / no-go list.

thescottishsun.co.uk ,  20d 2
Cancelled TUI holidays are back ON – check your trip to see if yours is going ahead

England’s travel traffic-light system replaced and testing requirements to change

All countries will now be on the red list or no list, with the fully vaccinated no longer required to test before returning home An overhaul of England’s Covid-19 rules governing international travel will come into force from Monday 4 October, replacing the traffic-light system. A single red list of countries will remain, with the previous green and amber countries becoming the “rest of the world” or “non-red list”.

theguardian.com ,  21d 0
England’s travel traffic-light system replaced and testing requirements to change

Half-term cheer for UK holidaymakers as Turkey eases tough PCR test rules

The relaxation of the Covid rules and Turkey's removal from the travel red list should attract many visitors to resorts of Antalya, Dalaman and Izmir Turkey has announced the double vaccinated UK holidaymakers do not need proof of a negative PCR test to enter the popular destination. The relaxation of the Covid rules and Turkey's removal from the travel red list should attract many visitors to resorts of Antalya, Dalaman and Izmir with flights from a variety of UK airports.

getsurrey.co.uk ,  22d 4
Half-term cheer for UK holidaymakers as Turkey eases tough PCR test rules

Travel update: Why Turkey is still on red list and if Croatia will go amber next time – key questions answered

This week’s traffic-light review comes at the end of the peak summer season, although the volume of travellers is still significantly down on pre-pandemic levels. There was hope that Turkey might be moved from the red list to amber, to allow September departures, and that winter-sun staple Maldives would move in the same direction, but there were no upgrades from red to amber.

inews.co.uk ,  1m 8
Travel update: Why Turkey is still on red list and if Croatia will go amber next time – key questions answered

Turkey mystery: Residents terrified after bizarre explosion turns sky bright green

TURKISH residents were left terrified after a "mysterious" explosion made the sky turn bright green, with many taking to social media to speculate what it could be. Locals in the city of Izmir captured the bizarre moment that an object entered Earth's atmosphere and caused a "huge explosion" in the sky.

express.co.uk ,  2m 0
Turkey mystery: Residents terrified after bizarre explosion turns sky bright green

Footage Shows Meteor Turning The Sky A Brilliant Green

A video caught the moment the skies lit up a bright green as a meteor crashed to Earth. You can check it out here: A Twitter user in the city of Izmir in Turkey shared the incredible footage which appeared to show the sky lighting up a brilliant green before the object hurtled towards the ground.

ladbible.com ,  2m 0
Footage Shows Meteor Turning The Sky A Brilliant Green

Big Cities Learn Something New From Small Towns - Cittaslow Neighbourhoods Launched

From today until June 30, 2022, a yearlong pilot project in Izmir (TR) will be carried out. This project will involve three districts under the guidance of the Mayor and Vice-president of Cittaslow, Tunc Soyer. The time has come to bring "positive slowness" even to the world's great megacities.

prnewswire.co.uk ,  3m 0
Big Cities Learn Something New From Small Towns - Cittaslow Neighbourhoods Launched

The Jet 2 and Ryanair Leeds Bradford Airport destinations moved to the red list

It's a disappointing update for those eager to get back in the air The recent heatwave has had many of us dreaming of that heat abroad, lounging in a pool whilst sipping a cocktail. The absence of holidays has awoken some wanderlust in more travellers than ever, but even the more exotic countries are off the list it, meaning it's not just the tourist hotspots alone.

leeds-live.co.uk ,  4m 390
The Jet 2 and Ryanair Leeds Bradford Airport destinations moved to the red list

Gunman attacks Turkey’s pro-Kurdish party, killing one

A gunman stormed a provincial office of Turkey's pro-Kurdish party on Thursday, killing a woman and renewing alarm at the heated rhetoric accompanying government efforts to shut the party down. The Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) identified the victim as Deniz Poyraz, a party official in the western province of Izmir where the morning attack occurred.

24matins.uk ,  4m 13
Gunman attacks Turkey’s pro-Kurdish party, killing one

Man storms Pro-Kurdish party office in Turkey, kills woman

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reuters.com ,  4m 11
Man storms Pro-Kurdish party office in Turkey, kills woman