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    • grandmaR's Profile Photo

      Finalizing March trip

      England 2 hours ago

      The flights I want to take are BA codeshare with AA. I can get the AA tickets less expensively, but what I want to do is to fly BWI to LHR and then take the train to Cornwall. Then fly by Flybe from Newquay to Manchester, and then fly BA from Manchester to LHR and thence to BWI.

      So the question I asked the guy from BA was - if I book the BWI to LHR and back with AA can I check my luggage through from Manchester to BWI? And he said I could. But I have very little confidence in his answer and think maybe I should pay more and just book the whole thing (except the Flybe part) with BA. What do you think?

      I also asked him if I could take my folding mobility scooter with me in the cabin. Which I will also want to do on Flybe. It looks like I will be able to do so but I haven't actually talked to the Flybe folks yet. The scooter weighs 50 lbs/23 kg and measures about 45 cm x 40 cm x 64 cm. I really don't want to check it in the hold luggage.

      It looks like I could rent a car in Manchester through Flybe. Would that be a good deal? And would it be convenient to pick the car up at the airport and would we be able to get out of Manchester from there easily to go to Huddersfield?

      Does anyone have a recommendation for a hotel to stay the day we get there which would be convenient to the station where we would be getting the Paddington to Penzance train? Also any recommendations for a place to stay in Port Isaac and in Huddersfield?

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    • Security clearance time

      Heathrow 16 hours ago

      I am travelling on a domestic flight from Hrathrow T5 to Edinburgh next week at about 5pm. How long is security clearance taking at the moment?

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    • staying at london gatwick

      London Yesterday

      hi,,,anyone have a clue with regard to whats best to get for a party 0f 3 ad 1child....we are in london for a sat/sunday in october.....we will need to go gatwick/victoria...then tube it round london for both days....is it best to get a travel card?...or buy non express gatwick/victoria rail and use oysters for the tube?

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    • Parking other than the market square

      Masham Jul 3, 2014 at 3:43 AM

      I've been to Masham just once before, other than the Market square are there other parking sites close by? Thanks

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    • Willow Caravan Park

      Walton-on-the-Naze Jun 23, 2014 at 5:58 AM

      Is Willows Caravan Park still there? I used to stay there when I was little in the early 60's Caroline and all that!

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    • Where do I clear customs

      Heathrow Jun 21, 2014 at 12:16 AM

      Flying from Istanbul to Cork, Ireland through Heathrow. Where will I clear customs?

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    • 1night stay

      Cleethorpes Jun 19, 2014 at 5:15 AM

      does anybody have a caravan for one night on Saturday please in Cleethorpes/ Thorpe park

      Cheryl

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    • Place to store suitcase?

      Saint Ives Jun 18, 2014 at 12:01 AM

      Hi, I'll be travelling in Cornwall and would like to spend most of a day in St Ives. However, I'll have my rolling suitcase with me and will be using public transportation.

      Is there any place where I can find lockers to store my suitcase while I explore?

      Thanks very much.

      Cathy

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      middlesbrough

      Middlesbrough Jun 17, 2014 at 3:00 AM

      anyone will be there from 25/6 till 12/8 in middlesbrough

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    • 24-hour Cafes Near Victoria station?

      London 16 hours ago

      Are there any 24-hour cafes near Victoria Station in London? If so, what are their names?

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      Bristol Airport to Plymouth

      Plymouth Jul 9, 2014 at 4:34 AM

      Hi,

      What would be the best way to get from Bristol Airport UK to Plymouth? And is it possible to buy tickets online?

      Thank you!
      M.

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    • reliability of service in rush hour

      Market Harborough Jul 8, 2014 at 9:15 AM

      I am moving to market harborough next month and will be commuting to london everyday in the rush hours.
      Is the train service reliable? frequency of delays in the rush hour? and do you usually manage to find a seat on the train? According to my research there is no interchange so all trains are direct to london kingscross. Many thanks in advance for your comments/helps.

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      Afrobeat music in London ?

      London Jul 6, 2014 at 8:46 PM

      Hi everyone, where can one find concert venues or clubs that plays Afrobeat or similar music in London ? Thank you so much for your help .

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    • Hose Riding?

      Frinton-on-Sea Jul 3, 2014 at 7:51 AM

      Hello, Can I ride my horse on the beach? or what times are we allowed to?
      Thanks
      Peter

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    • Strawberry Fields

      Bridlington Jun 20, 2014 at 6:30 PM

      Could someone tell me the bus times to Bridlington Strawberry Fields car boot sale?

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    • bus transport

      Cheltenham Jun 18, 2014 at 12:47 PM

      How would i get from cheltenham by bus to RAF fairford
      thanks, howard

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    • How do I get from Southampton Train station to harbour lights cinema?

      Southampton Jun 13, 2014 at 10:22 PM

      What bus do I catch to get from Southampton Train station to harbour lights cinema?

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      CLOTHING for mid-Sept. VISIT

      Cornwall Jul 9, 2014 at 2:38 PM

      Hello from Canada!
      Hubs & I are visiting England in September & have a 4 day tour of southwest England planned for the middle of Sept.
      Can anyone advise what is the most appropriate casual attire for that time of year? Short, capris,jeans or ?
      real jacket for warmth? hoodie? Track shoes ok? or something waterproof? I know the weather changes quickly but like all females, I like to get some advice from those who have gone before me.
      Much thanks,
      Chris in Canada

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      Bristol Airport to Plymouth

      Plymouth Jul 9, 2014 at 4:47 AM

      Hi,

      I'm going to a conference in Plymouth next week. What would be the best way to get from Bristol Airport to Plymouth?

      Would be very thankful for tips.
      M.

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    • travelling from St. Ives/Cornwall to Dublin

      Saint Ives Jul 8, 2014 at 2:58 PM

      best way to get from St. Ives to Dublin

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      How much time needed to pass through customs?

      Luton Jul 7, 2014 at 1:33 PM

      Dear VT friends,
      I have question about Luton airport. As I'll be flying with two flights switching them Luton/Stansted, I wanted to know, how much time approximately takes the immigration things? I want to buy bus tickets but not sure how much time to count.
      Thank you in advance.

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    • Craft Fair

      Goathland Jul 2, 2014 at 10:46 AM

      Hi,
      I heard about a (craft) fair in Goathland on 9-10 July.
      Can someone confirm?
      We are staying in Staithes, no car, travelling by bus, I wouldn't like to go there in the wrong date :-) though I know it's a lovely village.
      Thanks a lot!
      Antonella

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    • What is Lancaster like (to live) just north of the river (i.e. around Skerton/Ryelands Park)

      Lancaster Jun 24, 2014 at 5:28 AM

      I am considering a move to Lancaster and have been looking at properties in this area (Skerton/Ryelands Park - between Torrisholme Road and Owens Road) but my husband is concerned that this is not a good area to live in...can anyone help and give an indication of what this area is actually like to live in? We have had a look at the crime stats which are low by comparison with where we are now but any help you can give would be greatly appreciate. Thanks

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    • Day Trips from Swindon

      Swindon Jun 22, 2014 at 8:57 AM

      Can I do a day trip from Swindon to Bournemouth? Any other day trips recommended

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    • Looking for Hotel weekend 4th/5th July

      Birmingham Jun 18, 2014 at 11:49 PM

      Hi - my son and his friend are going to the Wireless festival in Perry Park from 4th July to 6th July. He doesn't want to take a car so is looking for a reasonably prices hotel ( £50 per night) that he can get to by public transport from Perry Park. So transport needs to be running at say 11.30pm on the Friday and Saturday Night.

      Nothing decent available in the centre of Birmingham but still availability in Edgbaston (Hagley Road).

      Does anyone know if buses run fairly late along the Hagley Road? if so, are they safe?

      Thanks for any help?

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      Beaconsfield...model village and accomodation question

      Buckinghamshire Feb 18, 2008 at 3:43 PM

      Hi all...I am doing research for my up and coming trip to the UK. I have a thing about model villages and the Bekonscot village in Beaconsfield looks amazing. Has anyone ever been there?

      I have some other questions...I intend to travel from London...train or bus? How can I find bus and train timetables on the net so I can make a decision?

      Also I am having trouble finding cheapish accomodation in Beaconsfield and thought maybe I will have to stay in a nearby village...but which one ? If I do stay somewhere else how will I get around as I am reluctant to hire a car? Would the public bus service be sufficient?

      Hopefully someone can help me...and thanks in advance...

      Cheers...

      6 Answers Feb 19, 2008 at 4:31 PM
    • how to get to London

      Aylesbury Feb 5, 2008 at 3:03 PM

      Hi! My husband and I plan to visit London over the weekend. What's the best way to get there from Aylesbury? We'll also be travelling with a baby...

      3 Answers Feb 7, 2008 at 8:51 AM
    • Im Getting Married

      Aylesbury Mar 29, 2007 at 5:39 PM

      hello all.
      im getting married in weston turville church in aylesbury, and was wondering are there any venues around which would be suitable to hold a wedding reception?????
      please help!!!!!
      thankyou
      krissie

      3 Answers Feb 19, 2011 at 4:09 AM
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      Camping

      Milton Keynes Jun 6, 2006 at 11:08 AM

      Hi,
      I'm coming up from south London for Bon Jovi concert this Sat and just trying to find somewhere to camp! I can only find Cosgrove Leisure Park but it seems that they don't take tents, and they have a minimum 2-night booking!! Does anyone have any suggestions?!!
      Thanks :-)

      3 Answers Jun 6, 2006 at 4:22 PM
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      pubs in marlow bucks

      Marlow Apr 26, 2006 at 11:06 AM

      Does anyone know of a good pub by the river in marlow bucks.
      thanks

      2 Answers Apr 27, 2006 at 1:02 AM
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      B & B in the Gerrards Cross, Beaconsfield area.

      Buckinghamshire Oct 2, 2005 at 11:27 AM

      We are going to a reunion in Gerrards Cross in a couple of weeks time, and need somewhere to stay for one night. Does anyone know of a comfortable B & B within easy reach of GC that is not too expensive ? Anywhere within about ten miles would do. I've been searching the internet, but so far have come up with only a few and they all seem to be around £ 90 for a double room.

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      Hotel Advice Needed

      Milton Keynes Jun 6, 2005 at 8:04 AM

      Hi there,

      I am planning on going to MK on June 25th to see my fave band Texas perform live at the Summer XS festival. I was already going to London anyway, so travel to London is already taken care off.

      Does anybody know what is the cheapest way to spend the night in MK (besides sleeping on a park bench?)

      Any B&B's, Hotels, Hostels etc are fine by me, I just need to sleep there for 1 night.


      Thank you !!!

      2 Answers May 2, 2006 at 4:39 AM
    • South African's in Milton Keynes

      Buckinghamshire Dec 14, 2004 at 12:49 PM

      Anyone know of or how I go about locating South African events in Milton Keynes? Thanks.

    • l-e-z-ah's Profile Photo

      Weather

      Milton Keynes Sep 26, 2004 at 4:38 AM

      This is a last minute question. I am going to Milton Keynes and London Thursday the 30th. Wanna know how's d weather at this moment so I know what kind of clothes i should bring.... btw, isn't any of u guys going to the collector mania convention in Milton Keynes???

      3 Answers Sep 26, 2004 at 10:25 AM
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      How to get to....

      Amersham May 10, 2003 at 7:37 AM

      Amersham in Buckinghamshire. I need to get there to meet a VT friend and wander around. I see it on the tube map but it's outside of zone 6, so assuming I need more than a zone 1-6 card. I'm not used to travelling outside the zone boundaries, so if I have a zone 1-6 day travel card, how to I get the rest of the way to Amersham? I'm assuming I have to change from the tube to a train somewhere along the way? Can anyone explain this for me please? Thanks, Laura

      3 Answers May 10, 2003 at 11:24 AM
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      New VT location: MK!

      Milton Keynes Sep 4, 2002 at 3:39 PM

      Why am I the first person to register Milton Keynes as my home town? Ladies & gentlemen, that was a rhetorical question, because I just wanted to be the first to post on this new sub-sub-sub-forum!!!

      32 Answers Jul 18, 2007 at 9:31 AM