Flights to the UK to resume next week: Dirco

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JOHANNESBURG - It seems flights to the UK will resume next week, according to the latest update from the Department of International Relations.

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Spokesperson Clayson Monyela says the UK High Commission has confirmed that British Airways will resume direct flights to South Africa from Tuesday, with the first flight to London on Wednesday.

He says Virgin Airlines will also continue flying three times a week into South Africa.

*This is a developing story.  


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