Transport Secretary Philip Hammond
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Volcanic ash forces flight cancellations in Scotland

Flights in and out of Scotland have been cancelled as a volcanic ash cloud from Iceland heads towards the UK.

BA, KLM, Easyjet, Flybe, Loganair, Aer Lingus and Eastern Airways have cancelled services on Tuesday.

Transport Secretary Philip Hammond said services should resume from Glasgow and Edinburgh by about lunchtime Tuesday, and in other airports by Wednesday morning.

  • 24 May 2011
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