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British Airways cancels 1,500 flights amid staff shortage

British Airways has cancelled a further 1,500 flights, mostly for July. The wave of cancellations made over the past weeks will affect tens of thousands hoping to jet off this summer from Heathrow and Gatwick. The industry has been struggling with staff shortages as demand for air travel rebounds. British Airways had already removed 10% […]

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Luggage conveyor has boxes of frozen fish in bizarre mix-up at Heathrow Airport

British Airways passengers have been left “baffled” after crates of frozen fish arrived instead of their luggage. Becca Braunholtz, from Sherborne, Dorset, said the boxes of sea bass and sea bream were delivered to Terminal 5 of Heathrow Airport on Monday. British Airways said it was reuniting customers with their bags after realising “something fishy […]

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UK Foreign Secretary’s bodyguard suspended for allegedly leaving gun on plane

UK Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab’s bodyguard was “removed from operational duties” after allegedly leaving his gun on a plane at Heathrow. A cleaner is reported to have found the loaded Glock 19 pistol in its holster on a seat on the United Airlines flight after it landed in London on Friday. The foreign secretary had […]