Warning for Brits flying during Queen’s mourning period

The Queen’s mourning interval will proceed till seven days after her funeral on September 19. Passengers travelling on flights might be impacted.

Manchester Airport has tweeted a warning to passengers as flights might be a lot busier in the course of the nationwide mourning. 

It tweeted: “Throughout the transport business, companies are anticipated to be a lot busier than typical all through the interval of mourning. 

“Plan forward, verify earlier than you journey and permit extra time to your journey.” 

The Airport additionally pointed travellers in direction of Nationwide Rail and Highways North West for extra info.

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Passengers are additionally capable of verify the safety wait occasions on the airport’s web site to arrange for his or her journey. 

Nice Western Railway has additionally shared a journey warning on its web site for passengers utilizing its companies in the course of the mourning interval. 

It stated: “Following the unhappy information concerning the passing of Her Majesty The Queen, the nation is now in a interval of nationwide mourning. 

“It’s anticipated that there will likely be a major improve in folks travelling into London and Windsor with the intention to pay their respects.”


An Australian man instructed the i newspaper that he paid hundreds of kilos to journey to pay respects to the Queen.

Soccer matches, cultural occasions and Hackney carnival have all been cancelled as a result of mourning interval.

Vacation park Middle Parcs upset travellers when it introduced plans to shut on Monday for the Queen’s funeral.

Following an offended response on-line, the park backtracked and company on account of keep on Monday will not have to depart.

Daily Express

The Daily Express is a daily national middle-market tabloid newspaper in the United Kingdom. Published in London, it is the flagship of Express Newspapers, owned by publisher Reach plc. It was first published as a broadsheet in 1900 by Sir Arthur Pearson. Its sister paper, the Sunday Express, was launched in 1918.

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