United Kingdom Events

United Kingdom 2017 events Ballymoney Drama Festival Date (To be confirmed): March 2017 (Early March.) The oldest drama festival in Ireland, this annual event first took place in …… The

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United Kingdom Health Care and Vaccinations

Title Special precautions Diphtheria Yes Hepatitis A No Malaria No Rabies No Tetanus Yes Typhoid No Yellow Fever No If suddenly taken ill or involved in an accident during a

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Travel to United Kingdom

Flying to United Kingdom British Airways (www.ba.com) flies direct to the UK from destinations around the world including New York, Zurich, Johannesburg and Hong Kong. Other airlines flying to the

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United Kingdom: Doing business & staying in touch

Doing business in United Kingdom Business in London is intense and fast paced. Extended business lunches and post-work drinks were regarded as part of the modern working environment until relatively

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United Kingdom Weather, climate and geography

Weather & climate Best time to visit:  There is never a bad time to visit the United Kingdom, but for the most reliable weather come during the summer months (June-August)

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United Kingdom History, Language and Culture

History of United Kingdom Woven into the fabric of the United Kingdom of Great Britain is a rich history defined by wars, rebellions, royals, social upheaval and the rise and

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Getting around United Kingdom

Air:  British Airways (www.ba.com) operates a shuttle service from London to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Manchester and Newcastle among other cities. Other domestic operators include Flybe (www.flybe.com), easyJet (www.easyjet.com) and Ryanair (www.ryanair.com). Flight

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United Kingdom Food and Drink

Iconic cakes, splendid sandwiches and heart-warming stews all hail from the United Kingdom. Don’t miss tea and cake or, for a fancy occasion, try the full-blown afternoon tea, with three-tiered

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United Kingdom Shopping and nightlife

Shopping in United Kingdom Shopping in the UK can range from tiny, independent stores in small towns to giant shopping malls on the edges of cities. London is a shopping

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United Kingdom things to see and do

Tourist offices VisitBritain in the USA 551 Fifth Avenue, Suite 701, New York City, NY 10176, United States Tel: (212) 986 2266. www.visitbritain.com VisitBritain in the UK Thames Tower, Blacks

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