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Newcastle Airport introduces fast-track security passes

Newcastle Airport introduces fast-track security passes

Newcastle Airport has introduced a new system to help passengers who are short of time pass through security more quickly.

Fast-track security passes can now be purchased from two kiosks in the terminal, which will enable travellers to join a separate queue and ensure quicker passage through safety checks.

The tickets cost £3 and should be purchased after passengers have checked in for their flights.

Northern Lights flight available from Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield

Northern Lights flight available from Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield

Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield is offering a one-off flight to see the Northern Lights in March.

Two astronomers will join passengers on the three-hour flight to the natural display of lights which takes place in the polar regions.

Jodi Stow, marketing and communications manager for Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield, said there was an 80 per cent chance that the lights would be visible.

Bristol International Airport installs showers

Bristol International Airport installs showers

Passengers travelling from Bristol International Airport will now be able to keep fresh and clean thanks to the installation of some new showers.

Jason Wescott, head of sales at the south-west travel hub, said the new washrooms could be used by passengers who had undertaken long flights and were going straight to meetings.

"The shower facilities mean that they can now arrive refreshed and firing on all cylinders," he added.