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Following a fatality involving Eurostar train 9018 (10.24 departure from London to Paris) on the French LGV line near Longueil, the following Eurostar trains have been cancelled.
9050 – 19:01 departure from London to Paris
9043 – 16:13 departure from Paris to London
9059 – 20:13 departure from Paris to London
The remainder trains travelling on the London to Paris route are subject to delays of up to 2 hours.
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Public transit workers have announced a possible nationwide, 24-hour strike on January 4. Arriva, Connexxion, EBS, Syntus and Qbuzz services could be affected.
Britain could be hit by winds of up to 80mph, putting lives at risk as Storm Eleanor moves in from the Atlantic, the Met Office has said.
The fifth named storm of the season will bring a “very windy” spell to the UK on Tuesday night and Wednesday, according to forecasters.
The Met Office has issued several national severe weather warnings due to the potential for travel disruption, as people return to work following Christmas and the New Year.
As of 1 January 2018, Belgian law requires Brussels Airlines to perform a conformity check between the name on the boarding pass & the name on the identity card or passport. In case of discrepancy the passenger will not be authorised to travel.
Freezing fog is expected across parts of Southern England and Northern Europe from early on Tuesday 19 December. This is likely to affect flights arriving in to and departing from London airports.
We have been advised that there will be industrial action in Belgium on Tuesday 19th December 2017; this includes several working sectors including services at Brussels airport and public transport services.
We suggest that you allow extra time if you are using public transport to travel to/from the airport.
Germany’s biggest airport is cancelling 170 flights because of snowfall, though forecasters predict the weather will improve over the course of the day.
Frankfurt airport said flights to Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Vienna, Dublin and Warsaw were affected by cancellations today.
A strike has been called by ENAV (Italian air traffic management) on Friday 15th December from 1pm to 5pm (Local Time)
Flight restrictions are in place at London Heathrow and other major UK hubs because of winter weather. Gatwick are currently operating a full schedule.
Many European destinations are also being affected by snow.
Please check online with your departing carrier for the latest updates.
Weather forecasts for Thursday afternoon, 7th December, indicate that Storm Caroline will bring very windy weather for northern Scotland, to then be followed on Friday and Saturday with low temperatures and potential snowfall.
If the weather is as forecast, it is likely that there will be some disruption to air travel on some northern routes.