Traveller's funeral cortege boasts Simon Cowell's old Rolls-Royce

Large crowd of travellers gather at funeral in breach of social distancing guidelines banning groups of more than ten people meeting after police close A-road to allow huge cortege to pass through Funeral was for Albert Joseph Harper and took place on Wednesday morning in Chichester, West Sussex Mourners travelled around three miles to Portfield […]

Travellers descend on Wickham for horse fair despite cancellation

Gypsies flout lockdown as 25 caravans pitch up in Wickham for annual horse fair despite event being ‘called off’ over coronavirus Travellers have arrived with horses and caravans despite the horse fair’s official cancellation  Organisers of the annual Horse Fair confirmed it would not take place this year to help contain the outbreak  A  heavy police […]

Airports will force travellers to wear masks

Manchester, Stansted and East Midlands airports will force travellers to wear masks to travel as Eurostar passengers face two-week quarantine in France The three airports are also trialling temperature checks before entering building Passengers will be expected to bring their own gloves and masks to the airport  It comes as ministers have been accused of […]

Travellers face six-month wait for refunds as airlines owe £7billion

Holidaymakers face six-month wait for travel refunds as airlines struggle to deal with colossal backlog of claims with £7billion owed to customers Millions of travellers are owed refunds for cancelled flights amid coronavirus  Under EU laws, customers should get their money back within seven days  But airlines are in crisis as they struggle to deal […]

Travellers park up five caravans in Lidl car park

Another Lidl invasion: Travellers park up five caravans in supermarket car park… just weeks after being evicted Caravans and gas canisters spotted at Lidl in South Yardley, Birmingham   Council says it is powerless to act because the travellers are on private land  Supermarket has apologised to customers as the situation is unfolding Dozens of travellers […]

Christmas travellers battle lines and traffic in frantic last-minute dash across US to get home for holidays – The Sun

US travelers aren't feeling the holiday cheer just yet – instead, they're facing major headaches trying to get home for the holidays. Americans around the country experienced flight delays, longer-than-average queues, and bumper-to-bumper traffic as millions attempt to make it home in time for Christmas. At least 51 people were injured after brutal weather conditions […]