Heavy fog causing delays and cancellations at Gatwick

Gatwick airport
Gatwick airport

Heavy fog across the South East and Europe is causing delays and some cancellations to flights to and from Gatwick, according to an airport spokesperson.

Air traffic control restrictions have been imposed, the spokesperson said.

Passengers are strongly advised to check with their airline as to the status of their flight before travelling if possible, the spokesperson said.

The spokesperson said: “Gatwick is doing all it can to keep passengers moving and we apologise for the unavoidable and unfortunate disruption today.”

Frustrated travellers are reporting cancellations and delays of up to four hours on social media.

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.

1) Make our website your homepage

2) Like our Facebook page

3) Follow us on Twitter

4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!

Always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.