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Ash cloud – bits n bobs!!!

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

THE CULPRIT РEyjafjallajökull Рthe volcano in Iceland

Here’s the link to the volcano cam -
http://eldgos.mila.is/eyjafjallajokull-fra-valahnjuk/


PASSING THE TIME

Watch air traffic live…or the lack of it -
www.flightradar24.com/


VOLCANO FACT FILE

ENGLISH: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Volcano


VOLCANIC ASH FACT FILE

ENGLISH: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Volcanic_ash

Ash Cloud advisory centres

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

View world map showing advisory centre sectors >>>

The 9 centres are;
LONDON
TOULOUSE
ANCHORAGE
WASHINGTON
MONTREAL
DARWIN
WELLINGTON
TOKYO
BUENOS AIRES


VAAC REPORTS

London VAAC Issued Advisories
London VAAC Issued Graphics
London VAAC Issued Ash Concentration Charts

Ash cloud update – airport links

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

AIRPORT LINKS – UK

Heathrow
Gatwick
Stansted
Luton
Manchester
Edinburgh
Glasgow
Bournemouth
Newcastle
Newquay
Southampton
Belfast


AIRPORT LINKS – EUROPE

Cork
Dublin

Milan
Rome

Ash Cloud update – travel by train, bus & ferry!

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

Hello all!!

We hope the volcanic ash cloud won’t affect us at all however we have just put some information together for you about some alternative methods of transport to get you to Italy!

Please remember that you have to be in Italy 1 full working day before the wedding so bear this in mind whilst planning your journey.

FERRY: Brittany Ferrieswww.brittany-ferries.co.uk – ferries from Portsmouth to: Caen, Cherbourg, St. Malo, Santander. Ferries from Cork to: Roscoff. Ferries from Plymouth to: Roscoff, Santander. Ferries from Poole to: Cherbourg.FERRY: LD Lines Networkwww.ldlines.co.uk – ferries between Portsmouth and Le Havre, Newhaven and Dieppe, Dover and Boulogne, Ramsgate and Ostend.FERRY: Norfolk Linewww.norfolkline.com – ferries between Dover and Dunkirk, Liverpool and Belfast, Liverpool and Dublin, Rosyth (Edinburgh) and Zeebrugge (Belgium).FERRY: P&O Ferrieswww.poferries.com – try and get across the English Channel back to the UK.FERRY: SeaFrancewww.seafrance.com – same as above.FERRY: Stena Linewww.stenaline.co.uk – ferry routes between Belfast and Stranraer, Larne and Fleetwood, Dublin Port and Holyhead, Dun Laoghaire and Holyhead, Rosslare and Fishguard, Hook Of Holland and Harwich.FERRY: Transeuropa Ferrieswww.transeuropaferries.com – ferries between Ostend (Belgium) and Ramsgate (Kent).


 TRAIN: Eurostarwww.eurostar.com РParis / Brussels rail and tickets from elsewhere in France and Belgium.TRAIN+CAR: Eurotunnelwww.eurotunnel.com Рif you have a car, or can still rent one, you may be able to get under the English Channel and back in to the UK.TRAIN: OEBBwww.oebb.at Рget across Austria and Europe with Austrian rail.TRAIN: TGV Europewww.tgv-europe.com Рthe specialist booking site for travelling on High Speed Trains in Europe.TRAIN: TrenItaliawww.trenitalia.com Рtrains connecting the whole of Italy, international routes as well.