It’s All in the Planning

Holidays? Time to relax? It can be a stressful time preparing for a holiday abroad with so many things to remember. They can all add to anxieties about flying, if you allow yourself to go down that route. But with a bit of planning and preparation, you can hugely...

Flying with Children

I was flying home from a business trip recently. One of those best-soon-forgotten flights of queues, delays, and bad tempers all round. Finally seated and belted, and that’s when a child started crying loudly, and was inconsolable for most of the flight. It seemed...

Spider vs. Cotton Wool

Is Cotton Wool Scarier Than A Spider? Arachnophobia, the fear of spiders, tops the list of most common phobias everywhere in the world. And yet here in the UK you are more likely by far to be injured by the fear of the spider, by jumping and hitting your head on a...

Terror in the skies!

BBC news recently ran a story reporting that the US has indicated the need for tightened security amid warnings of a “credible” terrorism threat, see here for more information. UK airports have said they are running normally with few additional delays....