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Travel, ash and strikes

I seem to have done nothing but write about volcanic ash recently. It caused unprecedented problems 3 weeks ago shutting airports in Northern Europe. People were stranded across the world unable to get back home and to work. International sports …

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My flight’s been cancelled by volcanic ash – will my insurance cover me?

My flight's been cancelled by volcanic ash - will my insurance cover me? No Iceland, we said cash... Unless you've just come back from a stay on Mars, it won't have escaped your notice that air traffic in large parts …

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Are you booked on a BA flight on the strike days?

So British Airways cabin crew have announced the strike action to be taken as part of its attempt to resolve a row over cost-cutting measures. They will take place for 3 days from 26th March and for 4 days from …

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What do I do if my British Airways flight is delayed or cancelled?

What do I do if my British Airways flight is delayed or cancelled? You may be a little concerned by the recent turn of events at British Airways. Legal action and reconciliation notwithstanding, the company is considering cancelling large chunks …

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