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    • Will there be any public transport in Manchester on Boxing Day December 26 ??

      Manchester Dec 22, 2016 at 7:43 AM

      Will there be any public transport in Manchester on Boxing Day December 26 ??
      thanks

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    • Eurostar to paris

      London Jan 12, 2017 at 1:52 PM

      Seat selection recommendations

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      Freddie Mercury

      London Jan 4, 2017 at 12:39 PM

      Hi there, I'm going to visit London next week and as a big fan of Freddie Mercury want to find some souvenirs with him like flags, t-shirts. Can somebody tell me where in London can I find such things to buy?
      Thanks in advance!

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    • how much money do you need to be granted a visa to visit the UK for 1 or 2 weeks?

      England Dec 25, 2016 at 12:22 PM

      In order to have the visa application approved, you need to show that you have a certain amount of money, the means to look after yourself for the duration of your stay and to get back to your home country on your own. You need to show that you have a reason to return home.. The person who will visit me from morocco is a student who wants to visit the UK for 1 or 2 weeks, they can also stay with me in my house so there is no need to pay for a hotel or anything like that, even food I would provide everything. But we dont know how much money they must show is in the bank account for the visa to be accepted or denied. There seems to be no guideline about any kind of threshold. Does anyone know more about how much money is needed for the visa application to be accepted?

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      Should I do it?

      London Dec 23, 2016 at 7:05 PM

      I want to send my parents to London....(no, not permanently). Can anyone recommend a hotel which is reasonably priced? It doesnt need to be in the middle of London but not too far away either. They are in their mid 70's and I dont want them to have to walk too far. Thanks so much for your help. Happy Holidays everyone. With Love,

      Robert

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    • Question about a layover

      Heathrow Jan 5, 2017 at 4:00 PM

      I am from the USA and traveling internationally for the first time to Newcastle. I have a layover at Heathrow during the travel. I know in the USA you have to go through immigration and customs at the first port of entry into the country. Do I have to go through immigration and customs before I catch my flight to newcastle? I am traveling with American Airlines for the whole trip.

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    • VISA Question

      London Jan 1, 2017 at 5:01 PM

      Hello, guys. Here I have some dilemma. Due to UK's Immigration procedure, citizens of Ukraine need to obtain VISA to step on Her Majesty's soil. But, there are also some rumors that once you have NATIONAL LONG-TERM VISA (in my case, I'm currently holding National Long-term student VISA of Spain) from any EU/Schengen Agreement country, you could travel to GB without another. Please, reply me as soon as you can, because I've tried several times to figure it out both in UK's Government website and Spanish. None of them replied. Thank you in advance.

       

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      Where to from London?

      England Jan 8, 2017 at 11:30 AM

      Deciding whether or not to take advantage of a great deal on airfare to London but don't want to stay in London. Will have about a week to explore. Will/can have a car. Looking for small towns to explore. Just looking to chill. Any suggestions?

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    • Travelling time between Terminal 5 and 4

      Heathrow Dec 20, 2016 at 4:45 AM

      I'm arriving to terminal 5 on flight BA244 at 6:30, and I have to book another ticket which is departing from terminal 4. What time should I book this ticket to be sure I won't miss it? I have to go through the customs and baggage claim. I have an option on a KLM flight KL1010, which departs at 11:45, is it possible to take this flight or should I wait the next? The second option is to wait for another BA flight same departure time, but it costs 4x more than KLM's.

      Thanks a lot for your help, waiting for your answer!

      Santiago

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      VT - Future

      London Jan 7, 2017 at 1:24 AM

      Sad to receive an email VT will close on 27th Feb. Being member from 2002 and finding it easy to ask and reply questions, will really miss this site.

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    • Local transport to Ferry Terminal?

      Poole Jun 24, 2016 at 10:18 AM

      I need to select a hotel near the Ferry and the catch a transport to the Ferry terminal to Cherbourg at 8:30 AM. HOW do I do this and get there by 7:30 AM??????

      5 Answers Jun 27, 2016 at 12:09 PM
    • Youth group activities

      Bournemouth Jun 17, 2015 at 6:28 AM

      Hi, I've got a group of 15-20 young people aged, 13-25. Weekend of the 7th Aug.
      Do you know of any hotels (B+Bs, hostels are fine as well) that can accommodate us?
      Also is there any active activities to do on the beach, like jet ski's extra that we can book?

      Thanks
      Tina

      4 Answers Jun 17, 2015 at 11:10 AM
    • Portland Bill

      Weymouth Feb 16, 2015 at 10:41 AM

      I'm looking to catch a bus out to Portland Bill, do the walk around the lighthouse and then walk back into Wetmouth. The question being, how often are the buses this time of year and am I going to get lost without a map?!

      Thanks

      2 Answers Feb 16, 2015 at 1:30 PM
    • Shop identification needed please

      Lyme Regis Nov 8, 2014 at 10:50 AM

      We went to a gift shop that was in some sort of arches facing the sea, does anyone know it and what is was called please, they did all sorts of second hand and new stuff - it was almost like a museum, but they did some nice hand made jewelry, which we would like to have another look at

      6 Answers Nov 9, 2014 at 1:46 AM
    • Where are the nearest destinations out of weymouth

      Weymouth May 31, 2014 at 4:58 PM

      Where can i go out of weymoth for a day out to somewhere different?

      3 Answers Jun 1, 2014 at 8:53 AM
    • ? has it closed

      Lyme Regis May 30, 2014 at 3:39 PM

      Is lyme bay kitchen still open

    • accommodation nightlife

      Bournemouth Apr 21, 2014 at 4:15 AM

      for a 3 night break thursday/saturday, where would you stay if: you were 60, thinking, feeling 40, most of the time; also, what kind of nightlife/bars would you look for

      2 Answers Dec 15, 2014 at 4:35 AM
    • transportation & activities from cruise ship in port at Portland UK

      Portland Mar 22, 2014 at 1:44 PM

      Looking for recommendations for activities for 12 hours in port in early May. We have been to Stonehenge. Interested in Portland Museum, scenic views and walks. Is there a car rental agency or taxis to get around?

      3 Answers Mar 22, 2014 at 4:37 PM
    • Cheapest place to stay

      Bournemouth Mar 19, 2014 at 3:52 AM

      me and my friend are staying in bournemouth for a girls night but want to know the cheapest place possible to get our heads down for the night? Not looking for anything fancy just a bed and toilet and obviously to be safe. Any locals know some good places? On a proper budget!! Thanks :)

      4 Answers Mar 19, 2014 at 8:41 AM
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      80's night

      Bournemouth Feb 18, 2014 at 1:04 AM

      got a group of girls coming to Bournemouth in May is there an 80s themed establishment we could spend our evening in please?

    • Odeon parking

      Bournemouth Oct 8, 2013 at 12:16 PM

      Anywhere to park for cinema without parking fees thanks in advance

      2 Answers Oct 8, 2013 at 1:19 PM
    • what can we do for entertainment?

      Bournemouth Oct 1, 2013 at 1:20 PM

      Friday night, Bournemouth, November 8th, 13 lads. what shall we do?

      5 Answers Oct 2, 2013 at 3:39 AM
    • New years eve!

      Bournemouth Sep 25, 2013 at 12:54 AM

      Is bournemouth any good for new years eve?

      1 Answer Sep 25, 2013 at 9:15 AM
    • Where to go!

      Bournemouth Sep 24, 2013 at 3:32 PM

      Hi, I am due to visit bournemouth in a couple of weeks for a hen do weekend. I am trying to plan where to go on a Friday night. Ideally we would like to visit a few bars and then move on to a club. Can anyone recommend anywhere which are all in close proximity of one another?

      2 Answers Sep 25, 2013 at 2:21 PM
    • uv sun tent?

      Weymouth Aug 1, 2013 at 12:22 PM

      Where can I buy a uv sun tent in Weymouth?

      1 Answer Aug 1, 2013 at 12:39 PM
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      Is there a decent cafe in Christchurch please?

      Christchurch Apr 19, 2013 at 10:42 AM

      There used to be an American themed one with a jukebox but I dunno if that exists anymore. Can you recommend a decent cafe that isn't too expensive? Many thanks.

    • Transportation from hotel to ferry terminal

      Poole Mar 25, 2013 at 11:33 AM

      In June we plan to take the Poole-Cherbourg 9 am ferry as foot passengers with luggage (renting a car in Cherbourg). Is there a hotel with reliable transportation to the ferry terminal? Any other suggestions?

      7 Answers Apr 1, 2013 at 8:12 AM
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      trip to norway

      Bournemouth Mar 18, 2013 at 5:11 PM

      does any one know how to get from skjolden ,norway to the flam railway ,norway on
      public transport

      1 Answer Mar 19, 2013 at 2:14 AM
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      Suggestions: Corfe Castle or ?

      Dorset Dec 27, 2012 at 11:24 AM

      I sell scenic photos at our local farmers market of trips I've taken around the world. Here's the plan for April 2013: Ma and I will stay 1 night at Thornbury Castle near Bristol and we wanted to take the train to Wareham & then a bus to visit Corfe for 2 nights, take the steam train to Swanage etc. After our 2 nights, we planned to take the bus back to Wareham & a then the train back to London via Farnham to make a quick visit to Waverley Abbey on the way (yup, we know it's rushed, we're ok with that). Here's the problem: I'm having difficulty getting accomodation for Corfe and it seems the 3 places I've looked at (Morton's & Norden & Ammonite) all want a non-refundable deposit (Morton's doesn't really ask for it on the website but their rates are higher). I like Norden's, but they are farther out than the other 2 and since we're on foot it makes getting to the hillside to take morning shots that much more of a hassle. But still, I might persist and do it anyway, if I can get a room, and if I'm convinced it's worthwhile. So, should I keep persisting and somehow try to take my photos or should I go somewhere else altogether? I'm looking for sugggestions. Should I stay or should I go? I need to know if Corfe photos might be sellable to my market patrons or is there something better to shoot in the region between Thornbury & London (we'll already have visited Stonehenge, Glastonbury, and Bath). My patrons like old castles, evocative landscapes, etc. Corfe seemed ideal, if I can get some mist in the shot. It's the lodging that seems to be the main problem.

      10 Answers Jan 3, 2013 at 12:29 PM
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      Farm Shops Near Whitcombe - Dorset

      Dorset Aug 28, 2012 at 2:34 AM

      Hello,
      Planning on a weekend break with friends and hoping to avoid Supermarkets for groceries (if possible).
      Can anyone suggest some good farm shops or retailers of local fresh produce (Fruit/veg/dairy) near the area of Whitcombe.
      Many thanks

      2 Answers Aug 28, 2012 at 3:21 AM
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      where to live on the south coast of England

      Dorset May 20, 2012 at 9:20 AM

      Hi everyone
      Here is an unusual request and a chance to boast about your own town. I want to move away from London to the south east coast but not being familiar with the area I have no idea where to start looking. My ambition is to find a flat with a sea view anywhere along the coast from Poole to Eastbourne. I want to move somewhere near good amenities but also where there is a thriving local community.
      Any ideas?

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      Moving from Salisbury to bournemouth - what area's should i go for, and avoid please?

      Bournemouth Mar 3, 2012 at 9:16 AM

      I wonder if you kind people can help me, especially anyone who lives in and around Bournemouth. I know this is for people looking to holiday in Bournemouth but I would like some help anyway, thanks.

      I have put my name down on a council house bidding list and they have sent me a form. What I would like to know is what area's should I avoid in Bournemouth, and what area's should I apply for? i don't want to move into the Dorset equivalent of TombStone or dodge City. Please can you advise me?

      The list I have been given is:

      Bear Cross or Bearwood
      Littledown
      Southbourne
      Moordown
      Strouden Park
      Central (bit iffy about this)
      Muscliffe
      Charminster
      Wallisdown
      East, West and High Howe
      Meyrick Park
      Talbot Woods
      Ensbury Park
      Queens Park
      Westbourne
      Redhill/Northbourne
      Iford
      Slades Farm
      Winton

      Look forward to your replies :)

      3 Answers Mar 4, 2012 at 6:19 AM
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      Public Transportation to Verwood

      Dorset Jan 4, 2012 at 4:31 PM

      I will be travelling to various places in the north and central England in March and my final trip will be from Wigan in Lancashire to Verwood in Dorset. I assume I will need to travel via London to get to Dorset. Can anyone advise whether it will be best to take a bus or train, and what bus/train services I should research. Many thanks.

      5 Answers Jan 5, 2012 at 4:13 AM
    • Winter in Bournemouth

      Bournemouth Oct 13, 2011 at 9:19 PM

      I am going to Bournemouth for New Years. I live in California. What kind of winter clothes and shoes should I bring? The coldest it gets here is around 13c. I don't have a lot of really warm clothes. Need to go shopping before my trip but don't know what to buy. PLEASE HELP! Haha.

      8 Answers Dec 15, 2011 at 11:31 AM
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      conference escape

      Bournemouth Aug 21, 2011 at 2:06 PM

      I have to go to a conference in Bournemouth in April. Looks like I'll have to fly to Southampton and rent a car to get there.

      I may want to avoid the conference hotels and stay somewhere more relaxed - maybe an upmarket B&B/guesthouse and maybe even not in the town, but close by.

      Any ideas out there?

      2 Answers Aug 21, 2011 at 4:26 PM
    • mid week break

      Bournemouth May 4, 2011 at 2:26 PM

      2 mature ladies 55 and 40 mid week break looking for info on nice restuarants/evening entertainment, going in June this year and advise please...

    • 3 weekends in Bournemouth

      Bournemouth Mar 28, 2011 at 4:51 AM

      Hello everyone.
      I´m going to Bournemouth on June in order to take a course. I´ll have 3 weekends free and I´d like to go to different places.
      As I won’t have much time, I must take this trip to the hilt.

      I´m up to go anywhere in UK and also to a different countries.

      Do you guys have any suggestion?

      6 Answers Mar 28, 2011 at 12:44 PM
    • Hen night

      Weymouth Mar 15, 2011 at 1:45 PM

      I'm organising my friends Hen night and would be interested to know if there are any Karaoke bars where we can start the evening off?? Also rather than sitting down to eat in a resturant we would like to just sit on the beach eating fish and chips and chill, is there any where that can be recomended??
      Many thanks for any replys.

      2 Answers Mar 16, 2011 at 5:19 AM
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      Looking for a nice hotel near Monkey World

      Wareham Aug 13, 2010 at 11:15 AM

      I have finally after years of persuading ;-) managed to get my husband to agree to visit Monkey World with me!!!!!

      I am looking for a nice hotel/guest house even self catering cottage in the area for a long weekend I love the idea of the Boathouse rooms at the Priory Hotel but £400 pn is slightly excessive....

      Any suggestions welcome! :-)

      7 Answers Aug 16, 2010 at 6:05 AM
    • Nightclub - not too tacky please!!

      Bournemouth Jun 6, 2010 at 11:01 AM

      Hi,
      I am arranging my friend's hen do in late July. We are coming down to bournemouth for a spa break, but I would like to give the girls the option of a night out clubbing too.
      Can someone please recommend a nice nightclub isn't too tacky, but still a laugh. Basically, not the typical hen do club! lol!

      Thanks in advance x

      2 Answers Jun 6, 2010 at 2:21 PM