Judgement Day at The Vineyard

Enjoy a glass of wine? You’ll love this place!

Newcastle Airport now has kiosks where holidaymakers can buy last-minute travel insurance.

Holidaymakers can buy last-minute travel insurance at Newcastle Airport

Travellers flying out from Newcastle International Airport can now buy last-minute travel cover in just three minutes using self-service digital kiosks

Helmsley, North Yorkshire

TRAVEL REVIEW: Black Swan, Helmsley + WIN Champagne afternoon tea

Picture a postcard of a Yorkshire market town and Helmsley may well spring to mind.

The Hyatt Capita Gate is one of a number of prestigious  hotels hoping to attract visitors to Abu Dhabi.

Capital gains in Abu Dhabi - Julie Marshall on how the city’s tourism is hot on the heels of near neighbours Dubai

Despite being the capital and the second-highest populated city in the United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi is some years behind near-neighbour  Dubai with regards to tourism – but  it is going all out to catch up.


110,000 holiday bookings at risk as low cost travel firm goes into administration

A cut-price travel firm has gone into administration - putting more than 100,000 holiday bookings with the firm at risk.
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Sunderland Airshow 2015 opening night.

Extra Metro trains to help crowds reach Sunderland International Airshow

A plan to run more Metros is on track to ensure people reach Sunderland International Airshow.

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Chaos for train passengers due to North East overhead wire problems

Train passengers are suffering travel chaos today because of overhead wire problems in the North East.

Diversions in operation from July 15 until late August.

"It'll all be over by Christmas": end in sight for Pallion roadworks as work on Sunderland's new Wear Crossing is ahead of schedule

Sunderland motorists are in for a happy Christmas, with roadworks for the new Wear Crossing at Pallion set to finish by the end of the year.
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From left, easyJet's UK commercial manager Ali Gayward, commercial director Sophie Dekkers and Newcastle Airport aviation development manager Leon McQuaid.

EasyJet announces new Newcastle flights to Berlin and Las Palmas

Budget airline easyJet today announced two new regular routes from Newcastle Airport to Berlin in Germany and Las Palmas in Spain.

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York. Picture by Visit York.

TRAVEL REVIEW: Weekend in York + WIN: York Day Passes worth £116

Rewind 150 years and you can imagine the swish of bustle dresses that would have swept through this grand hotel, built to accommodate the aristocracy of the North.

Gibraltar is a little bit of Britain in the Mediterranean. Pic: Shutterstock.

5 non-EU places Brits could go on holiday after Brexit

Now that Britain has voted its way out of Europe, things have got a lot more complicated for the holidaymaker.
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Will you be booking up for a winter break?

Sun cream at the ready as Jet 2 announces winter programme from North East airport

The colder months don't have to bring all doom and gloom.

The Disney Magic cruise ship is back for another fleeting visit to the North East.

Disney Magic makes a return visit to the North East

River watchers can enjoy a brief taste of Disney Magic today after the giant cruise ship of that name returned to the Tyne.
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Police are warning of potential traffic disruption after a lorry has overturned on the A1.

Delays easing on A1 as lorry obstruction removed

An overturned lorry which caused delays to drivers on A1 this morning has now been removed and traffic is flowing well.
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Disney Magic leaves the Tyne bound for Scotland.

Disney ship departs from river as it starts next chapter of its fairytale tour

It's a ship Captain Hook would be envious of - the Disney cruise liner has wowed spectators as the majestic boat visited the North East.
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The Balmoral docked at Eidfjord.

TRAVEL REVIEW: Norwegian Festival and Fjords cruise with Fred. Olsen

Gorgeous scenery, sensational food and a cocktail or two – might not be for everyone, but I was willing to give it a go.

What leaving the EU would mean for holidaymakers

As the EU Referendum approaches, Sarah Marshall looks at what Brexit would mean for holidaymakers:

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Some flights to and from Newcastle Airport have been cancelled.

Weather leads to flight cancellations between Newcastle and Amsterdam

Flights between Newcastle and Amsterdam have been cancelled because of adverse weather in the Netherlands.

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The match at the Stadium of Light is part of England's preparation for Euro 2016.

Travel advice for England fans ahead of game in Sunderland

Football supporters travelling to the England game in Sunderland on Friday by coach have been advised to use a park and ride site.

Commuters faced delays this morning after a man took ill on the Metro.

Rush hour delays after man takes ill on Metro heading for Sunderland

Commuters faced delays of almost 30 minutes on the Metro this morning after a man took ill on a train heading for Sunderland.

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