Viral dash cam footage shows lorry narrowly miss car crash into traffic warden | Travel News | Travel

A viral video has captured a traffic warden on a busy road directing traffic. Filmed on his vehicle dash cam, he uses lights to direct traffic around his car as it appears to be parked in the middle lane. Most of the cars manage to avoid him, as the lane is empty. He stops and looks into the distance only to run at full speed out of shot. What happens next could have had a fateful outcome for the poor man. As he runs away, a lorry can be seen…

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Property news: How to make a room look bigger in 10 seconds | Property | Life & Style

How do you make a room look bigger? Many of us would like more space in our homes. But even if you can’t afford a bigger property, you can easily create the illusion of more space through clever tricks. Grand Designs’ Kevin McCloud explains that one simple trick could make your rooms look more spacious in just 30 seconds. The trick involves the clever use of lighting to create an optical illusion. “More light equals a sense of space,” Kevin told Express.co.uk. “If you have a table lamp or a…

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Viral video: Great white shark follows police boat in Australia | Travel News | Travel

A viral video has captured the moment a police dinghy in Australia was stalked by a huge great white shark. Measuring at 4.5 metres long, the animal was longer than the inflatable raft itself and reportedly followed the boat for ten minutes. It also circled the 5.7-metre fishing boat that it had been approaching in the water. The police officers were carrying out drug tests and safety regulations on recreational boats in the water in South Australia when the incident occurred. The men on the fishing boat spoke of their…

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French rail strike update: London Paris Eurostar cancelled trains | Travel News | Travel

Holidaymakers travelling to France or who are planning to pass through France, are being warned that their plans may be disrupted due to ongoing travel strike action. The strikes are set to disrupt both air travel and rail links heading, to, from or through the France. As of today, Easter Monday, rail workers begin a three-month walkout causing widespread havoc for passengers. The strikes, seen as a push back against Emmanuel Macron’s latest policies, will see two days of protest followed by three days or normal working services. In response…

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Google Maps street view captures schoolboy doing something VERY unwise | Travel News | Travel

Google Maps has caught one schoolboy doing something that will shock parents the world over. The street view cameras were driving through Cartagena, Colombia, when they photographed the surprising sight. The picture was taken in a residential area, as family homes and cars can be seen on either side of the street. Google found themselves behind a yellow van, and took the snap while stopped at a crossroads. No signage can be seen on the side of the van, so it is not clear what was delivering. But whatever was…

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Brexit news: Grand Designs’ Kevin McCloud predicts construction CRISIS | Property | Life & Style

Brexit will have a number of effects on the UK property market, with some experts predicting house prices will fall. However, Kevin McCloud, 58, of Grand Designs, has warned there may also be a construction “crisis” on the horizon after Brexit. Brexit will happen on Friday 29 March 2019 at 11pm, according to an Article 50 deadline set by British Prime Minister Theresa May. Kevin was quick to acknowledge the benefits Brexit may have for construction and building in the UK. He said: ““A freedom from some of the restrictions…

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