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Top Euro Rates £500 Buys Euro
£1 =
TravelFx 555 1.1102
LINKfx 551 1.1020
The Currency Club 549 1.0983
Tesco 549 1.0979

Mon. 20th. August 2018 6:06am




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Top US Dollar Rates £500 Buys US Dollar
£1 =
TravelFx 634 1.2674
LINKfx 630 1.2600
AIRGOFX 629 1.2570
The Currency Club 629 1.2570

Mon. 20th. August 2018 6:06am




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Top Turkish Lira Rates £500 Buys Turkish Lira
£1 =
Debenhams 3,676 7.3526
LINKfx 3,523 7.0460
The Post Office 3,447 6.8943
0 0.0000

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GOV.UK Travel Advice

Uganda
Sunday 19 August 2018 9:50pm
Latest update: Summary - Safety and security section (Political section) - the arrest of a number of opposition Members of Parliament following violence around the Arua by-election on the 15 August 2018 has led to heightened political tension. There is an increased likelihood of protests, which may turn violent, across Uganda.

Laos
Sunday 19 August 2018 2:31pm
Summary - Red flood warnings have been issued for the period 20 August to 24 August, covering Vientiane, Nongkhai (opposite bank to Vientiane), Nakon Phanom, Khong Chiam and the Pakse area. With water levels continuing to rise rapidly, please monitor and follow the advice of local authorities and local weather forecasts.

Ethiopia
Saturday 18 August 2018 9:14am
Latest update: Summary - change to advice; the FCO now advises against all but essential travel to all other areas of the Ethiopian Somali Regional State, with the exception of the main road to Djibouti, and passengers on the Addis Ababa-Djibouti Railway

India
Friday 17 August 2018 3:44pm
Latest update: Summary - revised information on flooding in Kerala and affected areas of Tamil Nadu; if you’re travelling to, or are already in the area, you’re advised to closely monitor travel advice, media reports and follow the advice from local authorities; if your current location lies within the worst affected area and you're in need of urgent help, you're advised to contact the helpline number of the region

Sweden
Friday 17 August 2018 3:01pm
Latest update: Summary - removal of information on forest fires

Mali
Friday 17 August 2018 2:45pm
Latest update: Summary - addition of information; a protest march is expected to take place in central Bamako on Saturday 18 August; you should stay away from all demonstrations and any blockades set up by the security forces

Portugal
Friday 17 August 2018 1:27pm
Latest update: Summary - revised information on risk of forest fires

Sierra Leone
Friday 17 August 2018 1:07pm
Latest update: This advice has been reviewed in full and re-issued with editorial amendments

Italy
Friday 17 August 2018 12:55pm
Latest update: Summary - addition of information and advice on local travel disruption in Genoa following the Morandi bridge collapse on 14 August

Russia
Friday 17 August 2018 11:20am
Latest update: Entry requirements section (Visas) - revised information; 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia FAN ID holders can travel to Russia using their FAN ID as a visa until 31 December 2018

Japan
Friday 17 August 2018 10:37am
Latest update: Summary - removal of information on typhoon Shanshan and extremely high temperatures; revised information on flooding

Philippines
Friday 17 August 2018 7:32am
Latest update: Summary - Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Manila is experiencing flight disruption due to an incident late on 16 August; you should check with your airline if you're due to travel; NAIA flight information is available on their Hotline +63 (0) 2877 1111

British Antarctic Territory
Thursday 16 August 2018 3:01pm
Latest Update: This advice has been reviewed and re-issued with minor editorial amendments

Bahrain
Thursday 16 August 2018 2:40pm
Latest update: Summary and Safety and security section (Demonstrations) - removal of information on protests on 14 August

Greece
Thursday 16 August 2018 12:14pm
Latest update: Summary - removal of information on AEK Athens v Celtic FC Champions League match in Athens on 14 August

Finland
Thursday 16 August 2018 11:36am
Latest update: Summary - addition of information; political protests are planned in the city of Turku on Saturday 18 August; you should follow local media and avoid demonstrations or other large gatherings

Anguilla
Thursday 16 August 2018 11:21am
Latest update: Summary - revised information on recovery process following Hurricane Irma; Safety and security section (Road travel) - revised information on local driving licences from car rental companies; cost is US$25 which is valid for 3 months

Georgia
Wednesday 15 August 2018 1:57pm
Latest update: Entry requirements section - addition of information; we recommend you have a valid travel insurance policy as you may be asked to provide evidence of this by your airline at check-in or by the immigration authorities upon arrival in Georgia; you may face difficulties if you cannot provide evidence of valid travel insurance

Liberia
Wednesday 15 August 2018 10:15am
Latest update: Safety and security section (Air travel and Political situation) - removal of information on closure of Roberts International Airport for rehabilitation work; and removal of information on presidential and general elections; Entry requirements section - revised information on registration if you intend to live in Liberia

Malta
Wednesday 15 August 2018 9:25am
Latest update: Summary - this advice has been reviewed and reissued without amendment

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