WEDNESDAY, DEC. 5: British Airways has extended its seat sale to give more local residents the opportunity to celebrate the New Year in London.

Round trip sale fares in World Traveller economy begin from $840 and include all taxes and fees.  The extension now means the sale runs until December 12, 2012.

Customers can travel outbound until December 16, 2012 and then again from

December 24 to March 24, 2013 giving them a great opportunity to visit the UK over the holiday period and into the spring.

It is important to note that fares in World Traveller must be booked seven days in advance. Weekend travel is an additional $40 found trip.  Minimum stay is Saturday night and changes can be made for $275.  Seats are subject to availability.

Tickets can be booked through local travel agents, by phoning the toll-free number, 1 800 AIRWAYS, or by visiting the website at www.ba.com