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easyJet strikes: Full list of flights affected as 450 workers in Spain walkout

easyJet passengers hoping to travel to or from Barcelona’s El Prat airport, Malaga and Palma de Mallorca could all face uncertainty in their travel plans this weekend as the first phase of staff strikes begins. Some 450 people working for the airline in Spain have staged walkouts over pay today and will continue to do […]

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easyJet, Ryanair strikes: Flights cancelled in Spain as strikes kick off – list of airport

The affected airports are Malaga and Palma de Mallorca on the first day of strike action from easyJet staff. Staff are planning nine days of action across July just as the peak summer holiday season begins. Planned days of action are July 1, 2, 3, 15, 16, 17, 29, 30 and 31 and around 450 […]

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UK

All the easyJet, BA and Norwegian Air flights cancelled at Gatwick today

Travel chaos is due to continue this week at one of London’s major airports. Another round of flight cancellations are underway this morning (Monday, June 27) after weeks of staff shortages. Passengers have battled with huge check in and security queues as well as delays when taking off. Major airlines easyJet and BA, as well […]

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UK

Travel chaos: easyJet passenger pushes his girlfriend aside and PUNCHES airport worker

The assault by the aggressive passenger happened while holidaymakers waited to board an easyJet flight from Bristol to Alicante. Somerset and Avon Police later confirmed that the 39-year-old man and 37-year-old woman had been arrested on suspicion of assault and given conditional cautions after interviews. In the video, the woman appears to be angry with […]

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Simon Calder’s advice for BA and easyJet strikes as two million tourists could be affected

BA has offered the workers a one-off 10 percent bonus this year but the staff would like it reinstated permanently. The union has yet to announce the exact dates of the strike but it is expected to cause maximum disruption during the peak summer holiday season. Simon told the BBC: “We don’t know yet, the […]

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easyJet strikes: Planned walkout dates and affected airports during summer of travel chaos

Members of the Spanish USO union are planning to walk out for 72 hours over a pay dispute. easyJet, Ryanair and British Airways all have staff strikes set to go ahead this summer. If the easyJet strikes go ahead, there will be a series of three day walkouts from the start of July. Staff are […]

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Easyjet passengers devastated as thieves break into suitcase after check in

The Read family only realised someone plundered their luggage when they arrived in Lisbon, Portugal. The thief or thieves at Manchester Airport had removed a metal padlock from a suitcase and snatched a Tiffany necklace and Thomas Sabo bracelet which were presents for Ella Read, who will celebrate her 21sth birthday while away on holiday on […]

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Spain holiday hell: Now easyJet cabin crew say they will strike in July

Unions have called for easyJet flight attendants based in Spanish bases to strike for nine days in July over a pay rise. easyJet is already struggling to cope with demand this summer due to staff shortages. The airline has cancelled thousands of flights in the last few weeks affecting millions of British tourists. easyJet’s Spanish […]

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Celebrities

Strictly’s Joanne Clifton rages as she says EasyJet hung up on her after cancelling flight

Joanne Clifton became enraged after a representative of the airline EasyJet supposedly “hung up on her”. The former Strictly Come Dancing star was left concerned she would miss work when her flight was cancelled two days ago. Joanne, 38, took to Twitter on Thursday to vent her frustrations about her experience with EasyJet.  “Hello @easyJet!” […]

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easyJet cancels over 40 flights to major holiday destinations – full list of cancellations

Passengers with a cancelled flight are entitled to a new flight on the same day of travel if one is available. This is the case even if the only available flight is on a rival airline. Passengers whose flight was cancelled with little notice could be entitled to cash compensation. Compensation varies depending on the […]