Passengers flying out of Stansted today are being told that it's business as usual despite industrial action by baggage handlers.
Members of the Unite and GMB unions stopped work at five-thirty this morning in a dispute over working practices. They're employed by Swissport.
Senior managers say contingency plans have been put in place to allow all hold baggage to be checked-in. Swissport handles flights for Ryanair, Thomas Cook, Thomson, AtlasJet and BelleAir.
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A fine day with lovely spells of sunshine. Chilly with frost in places tonight.
Scattered showers in the west will die out by afternoon and most parts will have a dry but rather breezy day with bright or sunny spells.
A gang of ram raiders have been sentenced to 22 years for carrying out a terrifying series of thefts at shops and banks across the region.