Nationwide reduces Flex travel insurance cover for Covid cancellations

Changes by building society will apply to trips booked from 1 January 2021 Coronavirus – latest…

Quarantine for arrivals to UK may be cut to a week, says Shapps

Transport secretary describes ‘test and release’ scheme being considered as UK travel body says thousands of…

Country diary: sunk in the bones of the moor

Chaw Gully, Postbridge, Dartmoor: Walking down the shallow valley, you reach a network of forked ravines…

Country diary: an ancient forest offers protection from the elements

Glen Feshie, Cairngorms: These trees are the remnants of a coniferous rainforest that spread across Britain…

Heathrow tells staff to take pay cuts of 15-20% or face job losses

Coronavirus pandemic has cost airport £1bn as passenger numbers fall over 80% Coronavirus – latest updates…

UK nature-lovers invited to join fight against litter

Trash Free Trails project calls on walkers, runners and cyclists to take part in countryside clean-upsDom…

UK tourist attractions launch campaign to tempt younger visitors back to cities

With a quarter of urban business venues at risk of collapse, palaces and museums are reaching…

Ocean Rebellion climate action group launches with protest against cruise ship

Climate activists linked to Extinction Rebellion projected protest messages onto hull of the World vessel in…

Country diary: England’s deepest lake offers a trance-inducing swim

Wasdale, Lake District: My girlfriend slips in first, sending perfect circles rippling out across the clear…

UK could drop Croatia from travel corridor amid rise in Covid cases

Joint Biosecurity Centre flags specific coronavirus cases ‘imported’ from Balkans nation Coronavirus – latest updates See…