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New course to help overcome a fear of flying

easyJet passenger plane Credit: ITV Anglia

Luton based airline easyJet is launching a Fearless Flyer Course to help people conquer their phobia of flying in an aeroplane. The course costs £179 including a flight from London Luton Airport. People on the course can also take a companion with them.

The three hour course is being held next Thursday. The airline says around one six people has a fear of flying.

Helping get over the fear of dogs

Cynophobia assistance dogs at work Credit: ITV Anglia

A service aimed at helping children and families get over a 'fear of dogs' visited Chelmsford to raise awareness of the scheme. The Essex Dog Training Centre at Brentwood has the only trained Cynophobia assistance dogs in Europe.