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The Sussex airport posted an impressive 18.75 per cent increase in pre-tax profit to £127.3 million in the first half
He confirmed to The Independent that it was possible he could propose both a second runway at Gatwick and a third runway at Heathrow
From Bristol to Reykjavik, skiing in Milton Keynes, and the 90th anniversary edition of the South American Handbook
Irish carrier signs ten-year deal with airport to boost passenger numbers to 20 million
In the build-up to Easter, the travel industry has talked up the number of British travellers seeking sun abroad after the coldest March in 50 years
Almost everybody seems depressed by the constant chill weather. But our Head of Travel has a handy guide for how to beat the gloom in Spring. Try Barcelona!
The man who pays his way
Now... On 3 November, Virgin Holidays has a 16-day Highlights of Mexico tour for £1,845pp, with flights from Gatwick to Cancú*, internal flights, guides, transfers and hotels. Highlights include Oaxaca, Campeche and Mérida. Virginholidays journeys.co.uk
It is officially the hottest day of the year so far after the mercury rose close to 30C (86F).
Now... Alpine ascent
Pack your warmest ski gear for a winter sports holiday in the French Alps this weekend. Mark Warner has a week in the resort of Les Deux Alpes for £545 per person, which includes catered accommodation at the Chalethotel Bérangère, transfers and Monarch flights from Gatwick to Geneva on Sunday, 5 February. Markwarner.co.uk
David Cameron will spell out his vision of "moral markets" today, as he enters the intense political debate over how to create a more "responsible capitalism".
PM accused of not matching his rhetoric with action after blocking Lib Dem pay plans
Around 3,500 jobs will be cut at Royal Bank of Scotland over the next three years under plans to shrink its investment banking arm, the taxpayer-backed lender said today.