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Transport secretary: UK East Coast rail franchise to be cancelled

8 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

After experiencing heavy losses for operators Stagecoach and Virgin, ministers will pull the plug on the East Coast rail line franchise in the coming days and announcement will be made before the end of the week.
It was reported that after 14 weeks post the transport secretary, Chris Grayling agreed that the existing franchise was unsustainable.
It will be the third time within a decade that the government was forced to interfere in the line from London to Edinburgh.
The minister either has the option of nationalizing the temporary line or renegotiating a temporary not-for-profit...
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Carnival Cruise Line To Offer Three Exciting Longer Length Carnival Journeys Sailings In 2019, Including 24-Day Trans-Pacific Crossing, 13-Day Panama Canal Transit And 14-Day Hawaii Cruise

Carnival Cruise Line To Offer Three Exciting Longer Length Carnival Journeys Sailings In 2019, Including 24-Day Trans-Pacific Crossing, 13-Day Panama Canal Transit And 14-Day Hawaii Cruise

8 days ago   |   By Carnival News

As Carnival Cruise Line continues to expand its itinerary offerings, the company today announced that it will offer three special longer length Carnival Journeys cruises in 2019.
The voyages include a unique 24-day trans-Pacific crossing aboard Carnival Splendor from Long Beach to Singapore, as well as two voyages aboard Carnival Miracle - a 13-day Panama Canal transit from Tampa to Long Beach and a 14-day Hawaii cruise round-trip from Long Beach.
The 24-day voyage is the longest single departure in Carnival Cruise Line's history and marks the first time that the line will visit Guam...
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