Posts Tagged ‘Britons’

Plane leaves China virus epicentre with 110 Britons and foreigners aboard

A plane carrying 83 British and 27 foreign nationals flew out on Friday from China’s central city of Wuhan, the centre of a virus epidemic that has killed more than 200 people and infected more than 9,000, the British government said. The civilian aircraft chartered by the Foreign Office left Wuhan at 9.45 a.m. (0145 […]

7,270 Britons Flee From Egypt In One Week

Another 2,000 Britons stranded in Sharm el-Sheikh were due to fly back to Britain today. Just over 5,270 have already returned to the UK after special security at Sharm el-Sheikh airport was put in place following a Russian airliner crash last weekend in the Sinai peninsula. This total is expected to rise to more than […]