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2011-06-24 02:30:00

LONDON, June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Price comparison site dealchecker.co.uk is up in arms at the threat of yet another tourist tax being proposed by local government. Just last week it was announced that Cornwall Council is suggesting a possible tax on tourists of GBP1 per night.

2008-09-03 00:00:00

A letter headed "White elephant" (August 20) raises the point about the amount Cornwall County Council has spent on Newquay Airport.

2008-06-14 00:00:00

Budget airline Flybe has suspended one of its routes from a Westcountry airport because of rising fuel costs. The airline is halting its new Newquay-Glasgow summer service because it is not carrying enough passengers to make money with the high cost of aviation fuel.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.