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    • From Southampton to Bath

      Southampton Yesterday

      Is there any cheap taxi recommended? I have quite a lot luggage with me.

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    • staying at london gatwick

      London Jul 11, 2014 at 5:50 AM

      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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    • new year fire work

      London 4 hours ago

      Folks, I know it might sound too early :-), but I would like to see NEW. YEAR Firework in London from a nearby hotel. The plan for hotel is to avoid standing in a queue with two kids aged 9 and 3. Can anybody suggest how can this be done ( in relatively ) cheap. Last year I enquired quiet late and the amount I would had to spend was around £500 +
      Any idea/advise???

      Cheers,
      RK

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    • Transfer at T2: Do i need to go through border control (immigration control)

      Heathrow Jul 21, 2014 at 4:20 AM

      Hi, I'm Vietnamese citizen and I've a german permanent residence permit. I'm flying with BA from Munich, Germany to Seoul, Southkorea via London. My inbound flight will arrive at terminal 5 and outbound flight will also depart at T5. Do I have to pass through the border control or Immigration control. Do you know if I need a Transit visa?

      thank you very much in advance for your answer!

       

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    • Short Transit

      Heathrow Jul 15, 2014 at 7:34 AM

      I,m traveling from Milan to Heathrow with my wife she is continuing on after our arrival but I,m staying in London. Her flight does not depart for three hours after our arrival, can she get through customer as I need to exit to collect luggage so I can't stay airside. Are there any other options ?

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    • Bus Route Hoylake to West Kirby

      Hoylake Jul 15, 2014 at 1:20 AM

      Are there buses running from Hoylake Wirral to West Kirby

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    • Security clearance time

      Heathrow Jul 12, 2014 at 7:27 AM

      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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      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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      iPhone use in England

      England Jul 19, 2014 at 9:37 PM

      I now have an iPhone. I have no problem communicating with family by email, but it may be that I will have to actually make a phone call. Can I do this with an iPhone as I don't think there is a sim card in it. (I traded in the phone with the sim card as it was so irritating - it would turn itself on in my pocket.) I don't know if it is unlocked or locked. Does an iPhone get locked? Do I have to buy a phone when I get there to use?

       

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    • Looking for a hotel

      Barrow in Furness Jul 17, 2014 at 3:18 PM

      Hi, I'm Hyun, from south Korea. I'm planning my first visit to the UK. I will come to Barrow in Furness from Windermere(Glencree, Windermere, LA23 2EQ). My last stay will be in Barrow in Furness and the next day I will have to go to train station to go to Manchester air port.

      So I'm looking for a hotel here, which hotel is within walking distance from the bus stop, to come and go back .

      please, help me with this problem.

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    • Things to do with a teenager and a dog

      Isle of Wight Jul 15, 2014 at 6:49 AM

      Hi, we are travelling to the IOW next month, it will be myself, my teenage son and our small dog. We are trying to fill the week up and looking for places to visit/do, can anyone recommend anywhere, preferably that are dog friendly, or things suitable for a teenager. Thanks

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    • LIVERPOOL - NEW BRIGHTON ferry

      Liverpool Jul 14, 2014 at 7:50 AM

      When I was a boy it was free!! As a longtime Merseyside 'exile' in the South, please tell me the cost today... a simple Liverpool New Brighton return on the ferry as I am planning a return visit to the area for my 81st birthday next month.
      Thanks
      Kind Regards
      James E Branigan

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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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    • Baggage transfer

      Heathrow Jul 16, 2014 at 6:46 AM

      If I buy a ticket from leeds to Hong Kong via Heathrow will my luggage be transferred automatically between flights. The leeds flight lands at terminal 3 and the hong kong flight leaves from terminal 5.

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    • Heathrow in the evening - Passport Control

      Heathrow Jul 2, 2014 at 7:40 AM

      I will be arriving into Heathrow Terminal 1 at 8:10 PM (20:10 PM). How long should I plan to clear passport control? I am not a European citizen.

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    • half-night stay

      Penzance 13 hours ago

      Hi

      I just got the summer job with my friend at one of the Hotels in Isle of Scilly. We are arriving to Penzance this weekend. We are coming by bus from London and we will arrive at around 2am at Penzance Bus Station. Our boat leaves at 9am. We don't have much money and renting a room for half a night seems too expensive (we are already spending over 200 ponds on the tickets. We were wondering if there is some sort of waiting room opened? Maybe at the railway station?

      We tried calling hotels with 24h reception asking if we could wait in their lounge, for a small charge if necessary but no luck here.

      It is our first visit to Cornwall and we would appreciate any help.

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    • traveling from manchester airport to sheffield

      by orladonaghy Online Now Jan 23, 2014 at 5:07 AM

      Hi I am flying into Manchester & need to get to sheffield as I am going to snooker world championships can anyone advise me best why to do this. Thanks

      4 Answers Jan 23, 2014 at 1:09 PM
    • Basketball

      by kolor99 Online Now Oct 7, 2013 at 9:41 AM

      Hi, I'm looking for basketball team in Sheffield for girls. I practise basketball for 6 years. In October I moved out from Warsaw, and i really want to continue basketball training in England. Please help me :)

      5 Answers Oct 8, 2013 at 9:04 AM
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      Meadowhall Park and Ride

      by Piggy73 Online Now Apr 20, 2013 at 6:33 AM

      I am hoping to use the park & ride and catch the tram to the Don Valley stadium - but it is not clear what the cost will be. I would really appreciate if someone can clarify this. The tram site says it is £3 return or I could get a day travel ticket for £4.00. Another site says the fare is £4.50 and I have to purchase the ticket from a machine in the car park? There was also something about a family travelcard for £6.50 - can 2 adults travel on this without children in the family?
      Also one person travelling with us has a UK concessionary travel pass - is this valid from the park and ride for free travel?
      Thanks in advance for any information.

      8 Answers Apr 22, 2013 at 1:10 AM
    • Neon Signs, HELP!

      by 594153 Online Now May 2, 2012 at 6:32 AM

      Hi I'm currently doing photoshoots with neon signs and am using the 'made in sheffield' cow vintage shop, leadmill, showroom cinema and uncle bens on eccy road. Is there any other interesting neon signs that might make a good photo? Also does anyone know the best place to view the neon 'i love you' sign on park hill bridge?

      1 Answer Jun 20, 2013 at 11:38 PM
    • Widnes to Sheffield

      by joanstanley Online Now Jan 20, 2011 at 2:26 AM

      My husband has an appointment at The Royal Hallamshire Hospspital for tests. He will only be there for the day on February 7th. He will be going by ambulance so therefore I can not go with him. I would like to be there for him and I am looking into the probability of getting there on my own. I don't drive, I am 76 years of age but in good health. Does anyone know of any transport from Widnes, Cheshire. It is near to Warrington and Liverpool.
      Thank you Joan Stanley

      5 Answers Jan 21, 2011 at 7:49 AM
    • Sunday Nights in Sheffield

      by Meow_Sweetcheeks Online Now May 6, 2010 at 3:49 AM

      Hey, I'm going to a gig in Sheffield on a Sunday and staying in the city centre and am wondering if there's anywhere open Sunday nights 11pm onwards for a drink/dance. Any suggestions would be welcome thanks!

      1 Answer May 6, 2010 at 6:26 PM
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      Trams from ALARA Bed & Breakfast to City of Sheffield

      by irish147 Online Now Apr 12, 2010 at 2:16 PM

      What trains can you take from city to ALARA Bed & Breakfast in Hillsborough, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S6 2DH


      Thanks

      mike :)

      2 Answers Nov 21, 2010 at 2:25 AM
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      One Day in Sheffield

      by Skinke Online Now Jan 1, 2010 at 5:55 PM

      We find ourselves with 1 extra day of travel during our trip to Yorkshire. Leaving Whitby toward London for return flight to USA gives us an opportunity to spend a brief time along a direct train route South. Our thinking was check out Whitby hotel early, short train somewhere in order to experience a different destination and next day long travel back to London ( we have already spent some tome there in the beginning of our trip ) Hotel in London will be close to Heathrow. We are interested in Sheffield because of its botanical gardens, the Wintergarden and Magna. Any comments from the VT gang would be appreciated in support of this plan as well as recommendations for hotel choices and things to do for an afternoon in Sheffield.
      Thanks
      Skinke

      3 Answers Jan 2, 2010 at 11:00 AM
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      Getting from National Express arrival bus station to Moncrieffe Road, Netheredge

      by Gichuck Online Now Jul 16, 2009 at 7:22 AM

      Can I ask for local advice please, on several related questions. We (2) are arriving in Sheffield on a National Express coach from Leeds on Saturday 18 July. We then need to get to Moncrieffe Road. I gather the bus is the 22. Where exactly does the coach arrive, and where should I catch the 22? Or, as we are two, should we take a taxi?

      Further question. Do I need to book the National Express coach in advance from Leeds to Sheffield, or can we book when we get to the bus station? We are flying in to Leeds Bradford airport, so we cannot be sure of when we will get to Leeds bus station.

      Thanks for your help and advice.
      GI Chuck, Dublin, Ireland

      2 Answers Aug 16, 2009 at 12:43 PM
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      Any B&B's in Sheffield City

      by irish147 Online Now Jan 21, 2009 at 9:57 AM

      I looked online and cant find too many B&B's in Sheffield, have you been to a BB in the city?

      Thanks
      Michael

      6 Answers Apr 17, 2009 at 1:48 PM
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      Hillsborough

      by Maxus Online Now Sep 29, 2008 at 9:23 AM

      Hiya Folks,

      I am organising a training event in Hillsborough Barracks and I’m looking for accommodation for several people.

      It needs to be a reasonable standard, safe etc and handy for the barracks (easy walking distance if possible).

      I know the Garrison and that’s ideal but I also need somewhere else.

      Thanks

      Mark

      3 Answers Sep 29, 2008 at 1:35 PM
    • Sheffield Transportation

      by kimkellykari Online Now Feb 22, 2008 at 10:28 AM

      Thanks for your help in locating a hotel. I did have one other questions, as we are leaning towards staying at the Hilton on 2 Funival Street. Can we walk from the train station to there with a couple pieces of luggage.

      Thanks
      Kim

      6 Answers Mar 19, 2008 at 12:21 AM
    • Hotel In Sheffield

      by kimkellykari Online Now Feb 21, 2008 at 11:03 AM

      Hi


      I spend a wonderful vacation in Sheffield last year and am coming back agin this year. I stayed at the Mecure last year but someone suggested the Hilton. Any input on which one would be more better traveling wise from the Rail station

      Thanks Kim

      1 Answer Feb 22, 2008 at 4:51 AM
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      Nice Cafés in Sheffield and best area to live

      by Tavso9 Online Now Feb 18, 2008 at 3:58 AM

      Hey everyone,
      I moved to Sheffield last summer and I'm still desperately looking for nice Cafés preferably some with sofas and alike.

      I'm currently living in Crookesmoor but thinking of moving to another area, but I'm not sure where (but one or two nice cafès around is very important ;-). I have to admit that I haven't seen very much of sheffield up to now but would like to change that. Any suggestions where to live are very welcome.

      Hope to hear from you :)
      Tatjana

      3 Answers Mar 5, 2008 at 2:35 PM
    • Location of hotel

      by kimkellykari Online Now Oct 3, 2007 at 11:39 AM

      Hi

      I am spending my Christmas vacation in Sheffield and will be arriving by train. I will be staying at the Leopold Hotel on Leopold square and I wanted to know if it was in walking distance of the train station. I really enjoyed my two day stay last year and am looking forward to spending a little more time walking around the area. If any one has any suggestions of places that would be cool to visit , please let me know.

      Thanks Kim

      7 Answers Nov 10, 2007 at 2:58 PM
    • how much

      by tamsinomara Online Now Oct 19, 2006 at 9:34 AM

      how much would it cost for 7 bigginers at skiing

      2 Answers Oct 19, 2006 at 11:06 AM
    • Sheffield Wednesday vs Brighton tickets wanted

      by tanzc69 Online Now Mar 28, 2006 at 5:02 AM

      If anyone has either 2 adults 1 child or 3 adult tickets available to see the Wednesday vs Brighton game please get in contact to name your price
      Thanks

      1 Answer Mar 28, 2006 at 9:40 AM
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      need some info on travel in sheffield

      by YorkshireRose Online Now Mar 24, 2006 at 5:26 AM

      Hiya , hope someone can help me out here... going to a concert in Sheffield 28th april... how easy is it to get taxis in and around sheffield. Also anyone know of a nice place to have something to eat and drink .... finally staying in the Ibis Hotel which i do knows five or so mins walk away from the train station but how far from the hotel to the meadow hall... thanks in advance CMC

      4 Answers Apr 18, 2006 at 1:56 PM
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      Planning to tavel to Sheffield

      by duck1981 Online Now Feb 24, 2005 at 7:07 PM

      Hi,

      I am from Singpore. Just a few question about Sheffield. I am going to take a plane from Singapore to Sheffield. I do a lot search about Sheffield and find out that there is no international flight to Sheffield City Airport (Correct me if I am wrong). What i plan is to take a plane to Manchester Airport then a coach to Sheffield.

      Is there any good alternative way to Sheffield?

      Any near International Airport from Sheffield rather than Manchester?

      And maybe anyone can give mi a few website to booking of coaches and the operating time and the estimated price of the coaches.

      Thank You.
      Alvin

      9 Answers Aug 25, 2013 at 1:41 AM
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      Europe tour planning

      by suparna Online Now Jan 31, 2005 at 1:42 PM

      Hi friends, My husband and I are planning to celebrate our 1st Anniversary by an Europe tour (duration 18th Mar - 29th Mar, 05). Presently we are residing at Sheffield. We intend to cover Holland, Germany, Austria, Italy, Switzerland and France. Our budget for the tour is £ 1000.00 inclusive of visa and all other charges & taxes. We need your help in deciding the following: 1) The best itinerary within this budget. 2) The modes of travel we can avail and their contact points for making such bookings. 4) The contact points in the respective cities that we can contact for hotels & city tours. 5) The most dependable Schengen Visa Agent in Sheffield whom we can approach. We thank you in advance for your time and hope to draw up a memorable tour plan. Best regards Suparna

      2 Answers Feb 1, 2005 at 1:12 AM
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      Sheffield wednesday

      by vinsin Online Now Dec 13, 2004 at 5:04 AM

      i no this is not a travel related question but if any one knows any shops over there that sell Sheffield Wednesday kits for kids coudl you plesae let me no. Pretty hard to get here as you may guess.Thanks for any help you can give (",)

      2 Answers Dec 13, 2004 at 12:43 PM
    • Comedy clubs

      by yorkiepuddin Online Now Jun 23, 2003 at 10:13 AM

      Where is the best place to go out for a comedy night as Sheffield only seems to have 1 which is in a pub on Thursday's only?

      1 Answer Jun 23, 2003 at 2:19 PM