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Ryanair pilots reject bonus to work through cancellation crisis

A group of Ryanair pilots has rejected a cash bonus to work extra days after the airline cancelled 2,100 flights because it “messed up” crew holidays. In a letter seen by the BBC, pilot representatives from 17 of the company’s ...

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Ryanair provides update on flight cancellations

Ryanair has stepped up its efforts to deal with the 2,100 flights it has cancelled during the next six weeks. It says all 315,000 customers received emails on Monday, advising them of the flight changes and offering alternative flights and ...

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Young spend three times more on housing than grandparents

Young people in Britain are spending three times more on housing than their grandparents did, according to the Resolution Foundation think tank. They also have to cope with less space and longer commutes to get to work. While their parents ...

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Does Ryanair have a pilot shortage?

Is Ryanair short of pilots? It’s a critical question. It could help explain why 400,000 Ryanair passengers are having flights cancelled over the next few weeks. But it’s hard to give a straight answer. The company’s boss, Michael O’Leary, is ...

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Mark Carney says rate rises will be gradual and limited

Any increases in UK interest rates in the coming months will be “gradual” and “limited”, Mark Carney has said. The Bank of England governor said that “some withdrawal of monetary stimulus is likely to be appropriate over the coming months” ...

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Ryanair to publish full list of cancellations

Ryanair customers whose flights are being cancelled, will receive an email by this evening informing them, chief executive Michael O’Leary has said. The budget airline plans to cancel 40-50 flights every day for the next six weeks, after it admitted ...

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PwC reveals black and Asian workers are paid 13% less

Black, Asian and minority-ethnic staff (BAME) who work at PwC in the UK earn almost 13% less than other employees, according to figures provided by the professional services firm. The firm said its BAME workers were statistically paid less because ...

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Ryanair cancels flights after 'messing up' pilot holidays

Ryanair cancelled 82 flights on Sunday after admitting it had “messed up” the planning of its pilots’ holidays. The budget airline said on Saturday that it will cancel 40-50 flights every day for the next six weeks. Marketing officer Kenny ...

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Ryanair to cancel 40-50 flights per day for six weeks

Ryanair is to cancel 40 to 50 flights every day for the next six weeks, in a bid to improve punctuality of flights. The budget Irish-based airline announced the plan on Friday, saying that it was “unacceptable” that its punctuality ...

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Fine for PPI firm Your Money Rights Ltd's illegal calls

A company behind a record 146 million illegal calls about payment protection insurance has been fined £350,000. People were left feeling harassed and threatened by the recorded – also known as automated – calls from Your Money Rights Ltd, based ...

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