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Wizz Air is set to launch operations from Birmingham Airport

Hungarian airline Wizz Air launches flights from Birmingham to Warsaw and Budapest

The Hungarian budget airline will start its Birmingham services in September, with twice weekly flights to the Polish and Hungarian capitals

Nailcote Hall expands thanks to Birmingham Post Growth Fund

Rick Cressman outside Nailcote Hall
Nailcote Hall in Berkswell survived an assault by Oliver Cromwell’s troops during the English Civil War and in recent decades has enjoyed a new lease of life as a luxury hotel, entertainment venue and the location of the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship golf tournament

'Shakespeare's Airport' could help Birmingham crack US market

A slight rebrand for Birmingham Airport could be a way to lure US passengers, according to its chief executive
Rebrand for Birmingham Airport is not such a daft idea says chief executive Paul Kehoe following similar ploy to woo Chinese visitors

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Wizz Air is set to launch operations from Birmingham Airport

Hungarian airline Wizz Air launches flights from Birmingham to Warsaw and Budapest

The Hungarian budget airline will start its Birmingham services in September, with twice weekly flights to the Polish and Hungarian capitals

Rick Cressman outside Nailcote Hall

Nailcote Hall expands thanks to Birmingham Post Growth Fund

Nailcote Hall in Berkswell survived an assault by Oliver Cromwell’s troops during the English Civil War and in recent decades has enjoyed a new lease of life as a luxury hotel, entertainment venue and the location of the Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship golf tournament

A slight rebrand for Birmingham Airport could be a way to lure US passengers, according to its chief executive

'Shakespeare's Airport' could help Birmingham crack US market

Rebrand for Birmingham Airport is not such a daft idea says chief executive Paul Kehoe following similar ploy to woo Chinese visitors

The beach outside The Riu Palace Macao in the Dominican Republic

Flights from Birmingham to Caribbean as Thomson and First Choice expands

Flights to Punta Cana are among five routes being added by the airline in summer 2016, along with Agadir, in Morocco, Sardinia, Izmir in Turkey and Split in Croatia

Emirates spreads wings with new Birmingham daily service

Arab carrier marks record year with new service from Birmingham Airport to Dubai as passenger numbers top half million mark

Rich List 2015: No.25= - Michael Wright & family

Michael Wright famously road tests the tours himself before offering them for sale.

The winning team (from left) Daniel Caddick, from category sponsor Platinum Express, Will Child, Katie Bentley, Stephanie Mynett (all Visit Birmingham) and Paul Zerdin (entertainer and special guest)

Birmingham named top tourist destination for second year

Travel organisers such as sports clubs and retired associations recognise city as visitor numbers continue to soar

The entrance to MyHotel Chelsea

Culture, afternoon tea and a spot of TLC in the heart of Chelsea

Cheryl Mullin goes on a girls' weekend to London, and discovers the perfect location to explore the capital's delights in peace

Sir Ranulph Fiennes

Explorer's still got his eye on 'the last big one'

Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes has made a career out of living dangerously. He tells Alison Jones about the challenges he has faced and why his sweet tooth might be one of the toughest to overcome.

Porthmeor Beach in St Ives, Cornwall

Picture postcard seaside resort

The popular Cornish holiday resort of St Ives is a haven for artists and art lovers and famous for its beaches. Stacey Barnfield reports.

Belambra holiday club in Praz sur Arly, France

Travel: Lanzarote - a downhill struggle?

A nervous Jane Haase embarks on her first family ski holiday in the French Alps

Airbnb apartment in Berlin

Travel: Bargain in Berlin

A friendly apartment is the top choice for a weekend break with mates to Berlin, says Sarah Marshall

Cruising on South Walsham Broad

Travel: River cruise has Broads appeal...

Nigel Thompson cruises along the Norfolk Broads and finds big skies, wildlife... and a water-borne bishop

TRAVEL Austria Monastery

Enjoy an oasis of charm and calm in Austria

If you want a relaxing break, book in at a monastery says Ann Stenhouse

A wave crashes on to Avon Beach near to Hoburne Park, in Dorset.

Hoburne Holiday Park went down a storm

Graham Young enjoys the comforts of one of Britain's original holiday parks, now in its centenary year.

London Transport Museum is perfect for any wannabe drivers or conductors

We travelled back in time for a weekend of unashamed tourist treats

Stacey Barnfield delves into the capital's history at a couple of family attractions.

The boat ride along the gorgeous coast of Amalfi.

Driven round the bend in Sorrento

Nigel Thompson heads to spectacular Sorrento in Italy to confront one of the world’s most twisting roads... and an awful lot of steps

Peckforton Castle

Royal weekend away in the glorious Cheshire countryside

With its turrets sticking out above the trees, Peckforton Castle looks other-worldly, and as far away from the chaos of the city as its possible to get

The American Bar at The Stafford London by Kempinski

Falling in love over afternoon tea at a top London hotel

Mike Lockley spends an elegant afternoon at The Stafford, quintessential London hotel that borders the capital’s royal landmarks

The sunset from Pinchos restaurant

An undiscovered Caribbean gem you won’t be able to help falling in love with

Aruba remains undiscovered by British tourists. Mary Griffin takes a trip to the Caribbean to see what we’re missing

Videos & Photos

The Folly in Idlicote Road, Halford, Shipston-on-Stour.

Shipston-on-Stour home full of quirkily shaped spaces

Weeford House Farm in Church Hill, Weeford, Lichfield.

400-year-old Lichfield property aims to please

Apartment 6 of Besford Court Estate in Worcestershire.

Take centre stage in this sublime historic estate

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