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 The finishing touches are being put to costumes and floats as London prepares for Friday's annual New Year's Day parade.

London prepares for New Year parade

The finishing touches are being put to costumes and floats as London prepares for Friday’s annual New Year’s Day parade.

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 Some passengers will have to fork out for increased rail fares of up to 15% when new ticket prices are introduced on Saturday.

Rail and bus fares hike kicks in

Some passengers will have to fork out for increased rail fares of up to 15% when new ticket prices are introduced on Saturday.

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 The US has warned of a possible New Year's Eve terrorist attack on Indonesia's Bali island.

Bali ‘terrorist attack threat’

The US has warned of a possible New Year’s Eve terrorist attack on Indonesia’s Bali island.

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 Flights from Britain and other European countries were diverted when the main airport in Cyrpus was shut down until malfunctioning runway lights could be repaired.

Faulty runway lights shut airport

Flights from Britain and other European countries were diverted when the main airport in Cyrpus was shut down until malfunctioning runway lights could be repaired.

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 The first mainline steam locomotive to be built in Britain for almost half a century helped rescue around 100 passengers stranded by modern-day rail services, it has emerged.

Train steams to rescue of commuters

The first mainline steam locomotive to be built in Britain for almost half a century helped rescue around 100 passengers stranded by modern-day rail services, it has emerged.

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 Railway ticket office staff working for Virgin Trains are to go on strike in the New Year after voting in favour of industrial action in a row over job cuts.

Virgin trains staff announce strike

Railway ticket office staff working for Virgin Trains are to go on strike in the New Year after voting in favour of industrial action in a row over job cuts.

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Eurostar to resume rail service Tuesday

Eurostar said it would resume its high-speed rail service linking Britain, France and Belgium on Tuesday after a three-day suspension …

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Eurostar train services canceled indefinitely

The only passenger rail link between Britain and the rest of Europe has been shut down indefinitely, Eurostar said Sunday, promising …

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50,000 travelers affected by Eurostar break downs

The only rail link between Britain and France was closed for testing Sunday, after a series of breakdowns trapped thousands in …

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Snuba diving gains popularity in the Caribbean

It has its limitations – namely, a 20-foot airline attached to a raft above – but for a new way to experience watery depths, …

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