A Heathrow security worker who was arrested in an airport toilet after £700,000 worth of cocaine was seized has been charged with conspiring to import drugs.
Sat, 25 Nov, 2017
Under EU law customers whose flights were delayed or cancelled are entitled to assistance and compensation
Sun, 28 May, 2017
Twelve critically endangered iguanas seized from Romanian smugglers at Heathrow Airport have been returned to their native Bahamas.
Fri, 11 Jul, 2014
WORLD CUP POPES
A British Airways employee who claimed she suffered discrimination at work because of her faith has won a landmark legal battle at the European Court of Human Rights.
Tue, 15 Jan, 2013
Some main line trains were not stopping at the Olympics-serving station of Stratford today....because of the heat.
Tue, 24 Jul, 2012
Motor racing legend Jackie Stewart was taken to hospital today after falling ill on a London-bound flight.
Wed, 02 Mar, 2011
SNOW and freezing temperatures continued to cause holiday travel chaos for road, rail and air passengers throughout much of Europe yesterday, raising fears that many will not get home in time for Christmas.
Tue, 21 Dec, 2010
A FIRST-YEAR fashion student from Co Donegal beat off stiff competition to make the top five in a worldwide competition to design a dress for Florence Welch of hit band, Florence and the Machine.
Tue, 26 Oct, 2010
Disgruntled British Airways passengers at Heathrow’s Terminal 5 today complained about the disruption caused by the strikes.
Sat, 27 Mar, 2010
BRITISH Airways, which has flown under a series of names in its history, celebrated its 90th anniversary yesterday.
Wed, 26 Aug, 2009
INDAVER has been accused of trying to muscle-in on Cork County Council’s waste disposal business.
Tue, 10 Feb, 2009
British Airways (BA) is currently the worst national carrier in Europe for cancellations, it was claimed today.
Sun, 12 Oct, 2008
THE new Cork airport terminal should be state-of-the-art. A huge amount of money went into its construction, yet it has many of the hallmarks of a provincial affair in a less than developed country.
Mon, 08 Sep, 2008
Naomi Campbell has been dropped from appearing at Nelson Mandela’s 90th birthday concert over her air rage conviction, it emerged today.
Wed, 25 Jun, 2008
Jennifer Aniston has turned a whirlwind 24-hour visit to London into an armed police and paparazzi frenzy.
Tue, 24 Jun, 2008
EVEN by Naomi Campbell’s fiery standards it was an extreme tantrum.
Sat, 21 Jun, 2008
Supermodel Naomi Campbell today admitted assaulting two police officers at Heathrow Airport.
Fri, 20 Jun, 2008
Airports operator British Airport Authority today counted the cost of tighter security measures and money spent on the troubled launch of Heathrow's Terminal 5 as it reported a £51m (€64.2m) operating loss for the first three months of the year.
Wed, 28 May, 2008
The head of Heathrow operator BAA told MPs today that he was “not aware” in advance that there were likely to be problems with the airport’s new Terminal 5 (T5).
Wed, 07 May, 2008
Naomi Campbell has flown to Brazil to raise awareness of a potentially deadly disease carried by mosquitoes, her spokeswoman said today.
Tue, 15 Apr, 2008
Supermodel Kate Moss is the latest celebrity to become embroiled in the baggage chaos at London's Heathrow airport - losing suitcases full of her fashion designs on a trip to Los Angeles.
Mon, 14 Apr, 2008
British Airways is to postpone moving most of its long-haul flights to Heathrow’s T5 because of continuing problems at the £4.3bn (€5.3bn) terminal, union sources said today.
Fri, 11 Apr, 2008
The misery continued for passengers at London Heathrow’s Terminal 5 tonight after British Airways were today forced to cancel 126 flights, the majority due to snow.
Sun, 06 Apr, 2008
Baggage handlers at Heathrow’s Terminal 5 will continue to sort passengers’ luggage by hand throughout the weekend after the system was hit by further technical problems today.
Sat, 05 Apr, 2008
Hopes that Heathrow’s Terminal 5 in England could return to a normal schedule today were dashed after further problems with the baggage system.
Heathrow’s Terminal 5 in England is expected to return to a normal schedule today after more than a week of chaos and misery for passengers.
Heathrow’s Terminal 5 will operate a full schedule of flights on Saturday, British Airways said today.
Thu, 03 Apr, 2008
British Airways tonight apologised again to passengers hit by cancellations, crippled facilities and delays at Heathrow’s new Terminal 5 after admitting that 15,000 bags were lost in the system.
Sat, 29 Mar, 2008
British Airways suffered share price misery today in the wake of the high-profile problems hitting the opening of Heathrow’s Terminal 5.
Fri, 28 Mar, 2008
Ryanair has renewed its call for a break up of the Spanish-owned BAA airport monopoly following the chaotic opening of Heathrow’s Terminal 5.
Chaos continued to reign at Heathrow’s Terminal 5 this morning as long queues built up and more flights were set to be cancelled after yesterday’s disastrous opening day.
DOZENS of flights at Heathrow Airport’s new Terminal 5 (T5) were cancelled on its opening day yesterday after problems with security and luggage.
The new £4.3bn (€5.5bn) Terminal 5 has opened for business at London's Heathrow Airport today, with the first plane landing eight minutes early.
Thu, 27 Mar, 2008
A 27-year-old man is due in a British court tomorrow charged with aircraft endangerment after a major security alert was sparked at the UK’s biggest airport.
Fri, 14 Mar, 2008
British Airways shares were trading sharply higher today after investors took a closer look at the benefits of the airline’s move to Heathrow Terminal 5.
Wed, 07 Feb, 2007
The Civil Aviation Authority indicated today that it would take a dim view of any takeover bid for airports operator BAA using large amounts of debt.
Fri, 24 Feb, 2006
THE British tourist industry is hoping for a £2 billion (€2.9bn) bonanza after London secured the 2012 Olympic Games.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2005
Airports operator BAA today said it remained on course for 6% annual growth in passenger numbers following a “robust” performance over the summer months.
Tue, 02 Nov, 2004
The last but one Concorde flight will leave Heathrow bound for Barbados tomorrow with 70 invited British Airways staff on board.
Sun, 16 Nov, 2003
The lingering impact of foot-and-mouth disease will mean that Britain’s major airports see only a small increase in passenger numbers this summer, operator BAA said today.
Mon, 30 Jul, 2001
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