On Tuesday 3rd March 2020, two tornadoes caused significant damage to hundreds of buildings and an airport in central Tennessee.
More than 50 wildfires are ablaze in New South Wales (NSW) and ‘catastrophic’ conditions, the highest point on Australia’s fire danger scale, have been predicted for today.
Wildfires are common in Australia. But officials are concerned that the early-spring fires currently ripping through Queensland and New South Wales are an omen of what’s to come.
Florida, Georgia and North and South Carolina have all been placed in a state of emergency as Hurricane Dorian rips through the Bahamas and makes its way towards the US states.
Summer is upon us; despite the dismal weather we appear to have been graced with recently. With the UK expecting yet more rainfall over the next few days…
Over 9,000 people have been evacuated after wildfires broke out in Gran Canaria. The fires have been ripping through the popular holiday destination in the Canary Islands since Saturday.Category: Disasters
One of the worlds most active volcanos has erupted killing a man in his 30s and injuring several others. Located on the small Italian island of Stromboli, the volcano has been in a state of eruption since the 1930’s.Category: Disasters
A day of mourning has commenced in Sri Lanka as the first mass funeral takes place following the devastating terrorist attacks which took place on Easter Sunday.Category: Disasters
One of the world’s most famous landmarks, Notre Dame Cathedral, was engulfed in flames last night as a devastating fire destroyed parts of the building.Category: Disasters
Storm Freya has caused chaos across the UK with thousands of residents left without power and many roads forced to close due to winds of over 74mph and flooding.Category: Disasters
Europe’s most active volcano, Mount Etna has erupted. The volcano lies in the Italian island of Sicily.Category: Disasters, Hotel & Airlines
Over 1,800 cases of the highly contagious measles virus have been reported in the Philippines since the 26th January 2019.Category: Disasters
Eight people have lost their lives in the US as temperatures continue to plummet well below freezing.Category: Disasters, International Travel
Re-use, re-fill and refuse to ruin our planet
Over the past few years, an increased awareness in single-use plastics and sustainable tourism has created a demand for responsible holidays.
Following an outbreak of measles in Europe, parents are being advised by Public Health England to ensure children are up to date with their MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) vaccination before travelling.