Turbulence hit earlier than many planes had even left the tarmac this summer season. Instances readers have written in to inform us tales of delayed flights cancelled on the final minute and prolonged queues at airports — all after a battle to get their passports renewed.
Charis Lonsdale, travelling from Luton to Faro, Portugal
We have been flying from Luton on the most popular day of the 12 months. The airport was hideous; far too many individuals, not sufficient air con, not sufficient seating, no wi-fi, no community sign and no employees to be seen. An hour earlier than departure a delay appeared on the board and 5 hours later our flight was referred to as. We went to the gate solely to be instructed it was now cancelled.
Lastly we have been instructed