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Russian plane 'bomb': What does this mean for travellers?

US security officials say a bomb was the most likely cause of Saturday’s plane crash, in which 224 people died. Meanwhile, Britain has taken an unprecedented step to protect UK travellers: Downing Street says no UK airlines may fly from Egypt’s main holiday airport, Sharm el Sheikh, until British aviation experts have assessed the standards of security. 

How Britain scaled Peak Booze

By 2004, the average Briton was drinking nearly three times as much as they had in the Fifties - and Chrissie Giles was above average. True, she lacked self-control. But, as she explains, our growing thirst has been manipulated by canny brands and a changing society