Record numbers of passengers travelled through London’s two main airports and under the Channel last month in the great Christmas getaway.
Gatwick bosses found out that a damaging Christmas Eve flood was on the way only half an hour before it happened, the airport’s chief executive revealed on Tuesday.
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Business secretary warns against Heathrow airport expansion
Now... Christmas spa break in Andalucia
If you want to remove yourself from the Christmas chaos, there's a three-night wellness break at the Shanti Som retreat, Andalucia for £839pp. Departing on 23 December with easyJet flights from Gatwick to Malaga, it includes all meals, a guided hike and a massage. bit.ly/SpaSpain
Plan includes sale of Eurostar stake and funding for a new nuclear plan
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
Gatwick airport posted a £29.1 million loss today, despite new routes to Beijing and Istanbul boosting the number of passengers in its arrivals and departure lounges in the year to April.
10-kilo haul seized from baggage after arrival of flight from Jamaica
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!
‘Day of action and solidarity’ against austerity measures sees demonstrations in 23 countries across the Continent
Boris Johnson personally raised the prospect of taking legal action against the Government with David Cameron to speed up a review of London airport expansion.
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