Eurostar Set For 24-Hour Strike

18/07/2018

 

The staff at St Pancras are set to stage a 24-hour walk out on Saturday 28th July, potentially causing major travel disruption for passengers set to travel to Amsterdam, Brussels, Paris and other cities. 

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Ryanair Strikes Across Uk and Ireland Affect 4,000 Passengers

12/07/2018

Ryanair faced its first day of industrial action in Ireland earlier this week since the airline bowed to pressure from staff and recognised trades unions. Ryanair cancelled 30 flights on Thursday, however the strike by Ryanair pilots has resulted in further flight cancellations between the Republic of Ireland and the UK, affecting 4,000 passengers. 

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More Travel Disruption Expected as the Heatwave Continues

26/06/2018

 

The heatwave is set to continue across the UK for the next few days and commuters are being warned to expect further travel disruptions. 

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Third Runway at Heathrow Airport Approved

5/06/2018

After many years of discussions surrounding the Heathrow expansion, the decision for a third runway was approved today by Ministers and it is thought the project could be concluded by 2026.   

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Luton Airport Staff Suspend Strike Action Set For May Bank Holiday

16/05/2018

Luton Airport workers were due to walk out on 26th May in a dispute over pay and zero-hours contract. However, the airport has made an enhanced pay offer that has currently been accepted, suspending the strikes that were due to impact the May Bank Holiday. 

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Air France Strike Action Set for Early May

30/04/2018

Air France have announced that members of the union are set to stage a four day walk out on 3rd, 4th, 7th and 8th May, which also coincides with strike action by French rail staff. The airline's chairman opened up a staff vote on a new pay deal last week, but the strike action was announced later that day. 

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DLR Strike Cancelled

19/04/2018

A four-day DLR strike, which was set to start earlier today and impact many Marathon runners who were required to register at The Excel Centre, has been cancelled. 

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German Public Sector Strike Action| 10th April

9/04/2018

The ABTA Destinations team have advised that a German public sector strike has been declared for Tuesday 10th April, with the strike action set to extend to airports across Germany. 

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New Air Traffic Control System to Cause Delays at Heathrow and Gatwick

4/04/2018

Passengers flying to and from London airports are being warned to expect some delays for at least the next 10 days and possibly up to three weeks as Britain upgrades its outdated air traffic control system.

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Air France Strike Set to Continue

27/03/2018

The Air France strike, which commenced on 30th March, is now set to continue over the next two weeks, with further action expected to take place on 17th April, 23rd and 24th April. 

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