‘New Year, New Me’… or not in Ryanair’s case

Cabin crew working for Ireland’s budget airline, Ryanair, are threatening 24-hour strikes over working conditions and salary disputes. Unions representing the Mediterranean-based staff…

Gatwick reopens, but drone continues to cause chaos

After having to ground flights for more than 33 hours, with only four days left until Christmas Day, Gatwick Airport is now in a position to allow a limited number of flights to arrive and depart.

Christmas chaos for Gatwick Airport

Gatwick, London’s busiest airport is experiencing severe delays after two drones were spotted flying over the airfield.

Delays and Cancellations, how to ensure you are not left out of pocket this winter!

Recent events at Gatwick Airport have jeopardised Christmas travel plans for thousands of people and as temperatures continue to drop passengers…

Travel chaos and rising fares, this week’s roundup

Parts of the UK have been battered by stormy weather this week with high winds and torrential downpours causing havoc for commuters particularly those travelling by rail.

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BA Check-in-crisis – What compensation can you get?

British Airways (BA) suffered another serious systems failure when a technical fault caused flight delays and the BA online check-in system malfunctioned causing chaos…

  

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2018’s Black Friday Travel Deals

You may have noticed the shops are already promoting Black Friday deals ahead of this Friday 23rd November 2018 and it’s not just limited to televisions and shoes.

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Intoxicated pilots are on the rise, and airlines are cracking down

Adverse weather, mechanical faults and industrial action are the usual culprits for delaying a flight but in more recent months alcohol consumption has been to blame.

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As technology within the travel industry advances, EasyJet ensures it keeps up

Not so long-ago travellers would have found themselves heading to the local travel agent to book their holiday before packing their phrase book and heading off with only word-of-mouth recommendations.

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No more early morning drinks at airports?

Early morning alcohol consumption at airports has hit the news again, however this time there are talks that the Home Office may put a stop to mid-morning boozing altogether.

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Primera Air goes bust, are you affected?

Primera Air announced yesterday night that it would be ceasing all operations. The low-cost airline only began offering long-haul flights…

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190 Ryanair flights cancelled, what are your rights?

Irish airline, Ryanair has cancelled 190 of the 2,400 flights set to take off on Friday 28th September 2018 due to cabin crew strikes across six countries.

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Everything you need to know about hand luggage

If you are planning to travel by air any time soon it may be a good idea to brush up on the new hand luggage rules before booking your ticket.

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Travel chaos for just about everyone this bank holiday

The August bank holiday is set to be a dreary one with predicted travel delays for holidaymakers adding to the gloom.

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BA failure at Heathrow causes severe delays

Dozens of British Airways flights were halted at Heathrow yesterday due to an IT system failure. The systems went down yesterday afternoon…

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BA failure at Heathrow causes severe delays

Dozens of British Airways flights were halted at Heathrow yesterday due to an IT system failure. The systems went down yesterday afternoon…

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Could this mean more leg room for economy?

This year’s Farnborough International Air Show has been hit with all your favourite airlines rushing to get their hands on new aircraft for their fleet.

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Stansted closes its doors

London Stansted Airport will be closing all departure terminals between 12.00am and 02.00am in an attempt to prevent passengers sleeping in the airport.

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Departure Delay – Explained

Since the Ryanair chaos in 2017, holidaymakers have had a bad run of events with transport links, from system failures to extreme weather. This has left passengers feeling frustrated…

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Going to Monaco for the Grand Prix…

The Formula One sixth round returns to Monaco this weekend, a race which is an important part of the season. Circuit de Monaco runs through the narrow streets…

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Bali Volcano – Are you covered?

Thousands of tourists are stranded on the Indonesian island of Bali as the airport remains closed for a second day. The popular tourist destination saw the volcano dispensing smoke…