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#Travel Chaos

# travel-chaos - Friday 21 August, 2020

British holidaymakers face another scramble to get home as three countries taken off UK safe travel list

Croatia, Austria and Trinidad & Tobago are the latest countries to be taken off the UK safe list.

# travel-chaos - Saturday 14 December, 2019

France transport strike reaches tenth day as fears grow of Christmas travel chaos

Protesters want the government to back down on pension reforms.

# travel-chaos - Friday 6 December, 2019

France braced for second day of disruptions amid strikes over pension reforms

Irish passengers face flight disruptions as French workers continue industrial action.

# travel-chaos - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

All Maynooth train services resume but with 'significant delays' after damage was caused by lightning

All users of Dublin to Sligo/Longford services will be impacted by the delays.

# travel-chaos - Monday 4 March, 2019

Passengers sleep on the floor at Dublin Airport after snow and ice causes major delays

Some airlines experienced delays to their flight schedules as a result of de-icing issues.

# travel-chaos - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Couple arrested over Gatwick drone released without charge

The airport is offering a €56,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the disruption.

# travel-chaos - Saturday 22 December, 2018

Two arrested over 'criminal use of drones' as disruption continues at Gatwick

Flights resumed at Gatwick yesterday, but knock-on delays are still affecting passengers this weekend.

# travel-chaos - Friday 21 December, 2018

Many Irish flights still affected as first planes begin to leave from Gatwick

It will take some days for services to return to normal after drones caused travel chaos at the busy airport.

# travel-chaos - Friday 6 April, 2018

From The42 Crucial Pro14 fixture pushed back after Cardiff endure 55-hour journey to South Africa Travel Chaos

Crucial Pro14 fixture pushed back after Cardiff endure 55-hour journey to South Africa

The Blues have only just arrived in Bloemfontein.

# travel-chaos - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Strike threatened: Rail union warns of possible 'travel chaos' in coming weeks

The NBRU said its members were “furious” with Irish Rail’s refusal to increase staff pay.

# travel-chaos - Monday 10 July, 2017

Delays to trains through Connolly after truck hits Amiens St Bridge for second time today

Services have resumed through Connolly, with delays of up to half an hour expected.

# travel-chaos - Friday 31 March, 2017

'It's just not on': Shane Ross calls travel disruption appalling but says he won't intervene in dispute

He appealed for all picketers to desist and allow workers return to work.

# travel-chaos - Sunday 23 August, 2015

Passengers claim Aer Lingus 'abandoned' them after flight diversion in Spain

The plane was diverted due to a medical emergency at midnight Friday and passengers did not get back to Dublin until 11am yesterday.

# travel-chaos - Monday 20 October, 2014

Flights to Germany cancelled as 10,000 Lufthansa pilots strike

A small number of flights to and from Ireland have had to be cancelled due to the strike which is causing major disruption in Germany.

# travel-chaos - Monday 25 August, 2014

Get caught by today's rail strike? There's two more planned (and unions won't rule out even more)

The next 48-hour stoppage starts on the day of the All-Ireland Hurling Final.

# travel-chaos - Monday 26 August, 2013

Holidaymakers hit as hotel website collapses

Tourists will not be able to apply for refunds until October at the earliest after a German company filed for insolvency.

# travel-chaos - Sunday 26 February, 2012

From The42 Reds fans stuck after train derails in Cheshire Travel Chaos

Reds fans stuck after train derails in Cheshire

Virgin Trains have apologised for the mishap and advised supporters, going to the Carling Cup final, to make other plans.

# travel-chaos - Monday 20 December, 2010

The 9 at 9: Monday

Nine things you really, really need to know by 9am: travellers face chaos as they try to get home for Christmas; gardaí launch an investigation into Sunday Independent claims on cocaine use in RTE; and the rape case against Julian Assange “may be less flawed” than thought.