Author Archives for Josh Martin

2019 Articles

On the right track: We take the world's slowest express train linking the plush ski resorts of Zermatt and St Moritz
On the right track: We take the world's slowest express train linking the plush ski resorts of Zermatt and St Moritz
You could almost feel our compartment teeter over the edge of the crossing as the whole carriage readied cameras and [...]
October 23, 2019
Bubbling over: Meet the English sparkling wine makers beating the French at their own game
Bubbling over: Meet the English sparkling wine makers beating the French at their own game
The Nyetimber estate is toast-worthy: tree-lined country lanes give way to a manicured driveway, revealing the lovingly restored tasting room. [...]
September 16, 2019
Hunting the hunters: We go on safari with the Serengeti's canine anti-poaching unit
Hunting the hunters: We go on safari with the Serengeti's canine anti-poaching unit
We bounced along at high speed, our eyes glued on the dramatic chase unfolding on the Serengeti plains. An agile, [...]
September 13, 2019
Cruz control has not been smooth sailing for British Airways
Cruz control has not been smooth sailing for British Airways
To fly. To serve. It may be the tagline of one of the UK’s best known brands, but passengers of [...]
September 10, 2019
British Airways tells passengers to stay away from airport on day of strikes
British Airways tells passengers to stay away from airport on day of strikes
UK flag carrier British Airways has told passengers not to head to the airport today if their flights were caught [...]
September 8, 2019
Smooth landing for Wizz Air as profits soar
Smooth landing for Wizz Air as profits soar
Budget airline Wizz Air carried more passengers and squeezed more money from them, its first quarter results show. Profit for [...]
July 25, 2019
Nissan to cut 12,000 jobs as its profits go in reverse
Nissan to cut 12,000 jobs as its profits go in reverse
Workers in Nissan’s Sunderland vehicle factory are braced to find out if they are part of the more than 12,000 [...]
July 25, 2019
Prime Minister Boris Johnson moves to mend relationship with UK business
Prime Minister Boris Johnson moves to mend relationship with UK business
Boris Johnson has moved to rebuild his relationship with the business community by hiring Sky executive Andrew Griffiths as part [...]
July 24, 2019
UK households remain cautious on economic outlook, discretionary income and debt levels
UK households remain cautious on economic outlook, discretionary income and debt levels
UK households remain concerned about their economic outlook, disposable incomes and debt levels, survey data out today shows. Deloitte’s consumer [...]
July 22, 2019
Trump criticised for tweets on ethnic minority congresswomen
Trump criticised for tweets on ethnic minority congresswomen
Democrats rounded on US President Donald Trump last night after he tweeted a veiled attack on ethnic-minority members of Congress. [...]
July 14, 2019
Bunzl shares dip on slowed growth in the second quarter
Bunzl shares dip on slowed growth in the second quarter
Shares in workplace supplies company Bunzl dipped 1.3 per cent today after it said revenue growth in the second quarter [...]
June 26, 2019
Carnival shares sink after Trump's Cuba cruise ban hits bookings
Carnival shares sink after Trump's Cuba cruise ban hits bookings
London-listed shares in Carnival Cruises sunk 12 per cent yesterday after the travel company cut its profit forecast due to [...]
June 20, 2019
British Airways owner signs up for 200 Boeing jets, including the 737-Max model that is currently grounded worldwide
British Airways owner signs up for 200 Boeing jets, including the 737-Max model that is currently grounded worldwide
Plane maker Boeing has landed a huge order from British Airways parent International Airlines Group (IAG) for 200 planes, as [...]
June 18, 2019
Barack and Michelle Obama sign podcast deal with Spotify
Barack and Michelle Obama sign podcast deal with Spotify
Former US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have signed on to a multi-year partnership with streaming giant Spotify [...]
June 6, 2019