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Italy – travel and avalanche advice for expats and visitors

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, January 20, 2017

In the Abruzzo region of Italy, at least 4 people (the final number is still not known) tragically lost their lives on Wednesday, and about 20 are still missing, when… Read more…

How to help the children of Aleppo

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, December 23, 2016

We are sure, like all of us at Angloinfo, you are horrified by what is happening to children in Syria (#ChildrenofSyria). It’s hard to know how to help and which… Read more…

Earthquake strikes central Italy

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, August 24, 2016

A magnitude 6.2 earthquake hit Italy on Tuesday, leaving many dead and many more trapped under the rubble.   Update 25th August The death toll in the Italian earthquake has… Read more…

France is hit by heatwave: here’s what to do

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, July 20, 2016

As high temperatures sweep across parts of France, the national heatwave alert system goes into action. Read on to understand the service, how to access it and how to keep… Read more…

Help for victims of the Nice attack

By Angloinfo World editor - Tuesday, July 19, 2016

The French government and support agencies have been releasing information over the past 36 hours about how victims and their families can get financial, physical and psychological support after the… Read more…

Spain steps up security in wake of Nice attack

By Angloinfo World Editor - Monday, July 18, 2016

Spain is increasing security at airports, tourist spots and on the border with France after the devastating truck attack in Nice.     Following an emergency security meeting involving the… Read more…

Attack in Nice – emergency contact information

By Angloinfo World editor - Friday, July 15, 2016

Angloinfo’s thoughts and prayers go out to all those affected in last night’s terrorist attack in Nice. Please read on for emergency contact information. France has extended its State of… Read more…

Cyprus welcomes British marines

By Angloinfo World Editor - Wednesday, April 20, 2016

150 British Marines have set up base in Cyprus as a response to the threat of terrorism in Mediterranean tourist resorts. The group, which will be under the command of… Read more…

Make sure your winter sports holiday doesn’t go downhill

By Angloinfo World editor - Thursday, February 11, 2016

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) have partnered with ABTA and four-time Winter Olympian Chemmy Alcott to urge British nationals to stay safe on the slopes this winter, with a… Read more…

Paris Post 13 November: Help and Resources

By Angloinfo World editor - Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Paris Post 13 November – help, resources and financial aid On 13 November, Paris suffered its worst attack since the Second World War. The shootings and bombings left 129 people… Read more…

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