Posts Tagged ‘ Ryanair ’

Time for a change in the law

Oct 7th, 2021 | By
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The Department for Transport should draft a short, crisp bill remedying the situation.



Belfast and Ryanair – again!

Aug 25th, 2021 | By
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The whole episode begs the question of whether if you were an import would be interested in having Ryanair operating from it.



Making things seem better than they are

Jul 28th, 2021 | By
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Cynical readers will know by now to distrust figures without understanding how they were reached.



Pot calls kettle black

Jul 21st, 2021 | By

If the industry wants transparency it could start by being honest with customers



The confusion of overseas travel

Jun 18th, 2021 | By

The government is considering removing the quarantine on those people holidaying in amber list countries and who have been double vaccinated.



BA and Ryanair face investigation

Jun 9th, 2021 | By
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When all is said and done, neither the travel industry nor the regulators come out of this very well



Ryanair told to pay up

Apr 29th, 2021 | By
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The High Court on the UK today announced that due to a strike by staff at Ryanair in 2018, the airline must compensate passengers who were affected.



Seven days to pay up

Feb 14th, 2021 | By

In the future lastminute.com customers will remember and when it comes time to book again they may be a bit reluctant to book and part cash with it.



It’s to improve boarding and punctuality.

Dec 3rd, 2020 | By

“Our new policy will improve boarding and punctuality.” Believe that if you will.



Just 20%

Nov 17th, 2020 | By
easyjet

The significance is that the airline doesn’t see any upturn in air travel in the early part of the year.



Sometimes in a hole, you should stop digging

Nov 3rd, 2020 | By
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Ryanair made a mess of customer relations during the first lockdown and it doesn’t look to have improved those relations this time around.



The rise and fall of Southend Airport

Aug 25th, 2020 | By

There is quite a lot for the owners and managers at Southend to ponder. As will other owners at smaller airports where larger competition is nearby.



Spotting green shoots

Aug 4th, 2020 | By
easyjet

This morning easyJet gave a badly needed fillip to the travel industry by announcing that it flew in July with 85% of seats filled.



Is this what flying will be like?

May 21st, 2020 | By

Airlines seem to been on the same wavelength about how to get us to fly again. Deep-cleaning and deeply-discounted fares



The mother and father of fare wars

May 19th, 2020 | By

Deeply discounted sales have changed travel in the past. But this time O’Leary is fighting people’s perceptions of whether it is safe to fly rather than just appealing to their wallets.



Two ministers don’t make a summer

May 14th, 2020 | By

A holiday this summer with no hassle looks like one being just in the UK. And that is always supposing that the four governments allow you to move about



The new “normal” for flying

May 9th, 2020 | By

The last few days have seen a flurry of rules and some ideas of what future air travel might be like.



Very aggressive discounting

May 2nd, 2020 | By
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When flying recommences the boss of Ryanair said – the suggestion is very late summer or autumn – airlines and hotels will offer deep discount to entice us all to fly again.



Are BA and Ryanair that bad?

Dec 22nd, 2019 | By

Readers should respect the results as being indicative of Which? readers but treat it as being biased in reflecting the passenger flying public as a whole.



French strikes tomorrow

Dec 4th, 2019 | By

From tomorrow morning there will be a strike which will cover all means of transport to and within France.



Michael O’Leary says its safe so it must be.

Nov 4th, 2019 | By

Is O’Leary thinking that cheap fares will overcome any doubts passengers have about the Boeing 737 Max?



Will you fly on a 737-Max?

Oct 25th, 2019 | By

All-in-all it doesn’t give passengers a great deal of confidence in Boeing or the 737 Max.



Morocco looks to the French

Oct 6th, 2019 | By

It has been estimated that about a hundred thousand Britons would have travelled by Thomas Cook to Morocco which is about one-in-seven of all British visitors to the country.



The Ryanair strike

Aug 22nd, 2019 | By
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The good news as of about 10am today is that everything is running pretty smoothly according to the Ryanair website.



Belfast and Ryanair

Mar 8th, 2019 | By
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APD has become a useful red herring to hide behind when commercial reality shows that Ryanair has got its calculations wrong.



Saturday snippets: 16th of February 2019

Feb 16th, 2019 | By

A jumbo jet arruves at a hotel near Amsterdam, Ryanair starts a loyalty club and BA begins its centenary celebrations



Passengers don’t care

Jan 14th, 2019 | By
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It is been a complete waste of time since nobody seems to have taken any notice of it at least any meaningful way.



Saturday snippets: 8th of December 2018

Dec 8th, 2018 | By

Lapland doesn’t exist according to some people. On the other hand Hogwarts and Gotham City do. One report says that we will also spend less on Christmas this year. Adrian asks if this is humbug!