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Deptford Dockyard has been included alongside the city of Venice in a list of important sites across the globe whose futures are currently at risk.


The summer getaway was in full flow last month with London City Airport reporting record passenger figures.

July saw 328,115 people pass through - 25 per cent up on 12 months earlier and 12.600 more than the previous high recorded in May this year.

Travel: Venice

By Rob Virtue on January 23, 2013 3:03 PM |


Where else in the world but Venice can you wade around in wellies with murky water tantalisingly close to your knees and yet still feel you're in a historic and magical town?

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British Airways launched its six times a week service to the Italian city of Venice on Monday.

The leisure route from London City Airport will be all year round and comes after the airline's successful introduction of other holiday destinations such as Palma, Ibiza and Malaga.

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British Airways has overtaken CityJet to become the biggest airline at London City with the launch of a new route to Italy and increased frequency to Frankfurt and Glasgow.

The carrier has also announced another aircraft from manufacturer Embraer is arriving to take the fleet size at the airport to 14.