2:42 am, Wed 15 Aug 2012
Brits warned over balcony deaths
Record numbers of young British people have fallen from balconies while on holiday abroad so far this year, it has been revealed.
Three Brits have died from balcony accidents, says the The Foreign and Commonwealth Office
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Three Britons have died during a total of 13 incidents to date in 2012. Nine of those have happened in Majorca and Ibiza, already matching figures for 2011.
6:01 am, Tue 14 Aug 2012
Boris hails Olympic Games
Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt will today call for a post-Olympic tourism revolution.
Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt
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In a speech to industry leaders he will set out a new strategy to deliver a tourism boost on the back of the Games.
He is determined to make sure that the UK makes the very most of being in the global spotlight in this Olympic year.
5:42 am, Wed 07 Mar 2012
With the Olympics and the Jubilee this summer, Brits are being urged to shun foreign holidays and have a "staycation." The campaign is supported by stars Rupert Grint, Michelle Dockery and Stephen Fry.