Monday, 25 October 2021

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13000 tourists stranded in Alps by huge snowfall

ZERMATT: Tens of thousands of people have been stranded across the Alps after “once-in-a-generation” weather dumped nearly 2 meters of snow on some ski resorts in less than 48 hours. Unusually heavy snowfall and a high risk of Alpine avalanches have stranded 13,000 tourists in the Swiss resort of Zermatt ...

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Storm Doris sweeps in with rain, snow and strong winds

LONDON: Storm Doris has reached nearly 90mph on its way to batter Britain. Doris is likely to cause travel disruption, damage buildings and send debris flying when it sets in at around 6am on Thursday, the Met Office has warned. An 87mph gust was recorded at Mace Head on the ...

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Storm Conor brings snow and wind to Scotland

GLASGOW: Parts of Scotland have been hit by heavy snow showers and strong winds as Storm Conor swept across the north of the country. Winds speeds of 94mph have been recorded on Shetland, with Orkney seeing gusts of up to 80mph. Snow has also fallen across parts of northern Scotland, ...

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Crash closes M1 as Storm Conor heads for Scotland

LONDON: Two people are thought to be fighting for their lives and several others have been injured after a three-car collision on the M1 in the early hours of Saturday that threatened to create long delays for Christmas travellers. The northbound and southbound carriageways were closed between junctions 13 (Bedford) ...

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