How to get a refund on your train, ferry or coach tickets

How to get a refund on your train, ferry or coach tickets

All the trains, coaches and ferries that have been suspended, and what to do should you wish to cancel or rebook your trip Note: The Foreign Office is now advising Britons against all non-essential travel for an initial period of 30 days, from March 17, to tackle the spread of coronavirus. This means the cancellation […]
Here in Shanghai, there’s finally light at the end of the tunnel

Here in Shanghai, there’s finally light at the end of the tunnel

A Shanghai resident explains what he learnt during his city’s two-month lockdown It was mid-January in Shanghai’s vibrant, glittering Yu Gardens area. Photographers armed with tripods jostled for space with tourists wielding selfie-sticks; all awaiting ‘blue hour’,...
What I’ve learnt travelling around my home

What I’ve learnt travelling around my home

Like everyone in Britain at the moment, I am becoming reacquainted with my house. On reflection, this brick-and-mortar building I have owned for three years isn’t a place that I’ve ever really spent much quality time.  Instead, I’ve lived to roam. When not commuting,...