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Transport Secretary: "I take any security breach very seriously"

Transport Secretary Justine Greening told ITV News that she has spoken to Manchester Airport and the airline Jet2 following a security breach in which a schoolboy evaded five security checks at Manchester Airport to sneak onto a flight to Rome.

An investigation is underway and a number of airline staff have been suspended.

Transport Secretary: "This is an unusual and serious breach"

Transport Secretary Justine Greening Credit: PA

Transport Secretary Justine Greening has spoken about a security breach after a schoolboy evaded five security checks and boarded a Jet2 flight to Rome.

Speaking on BBC News 24 today, she said: "This is an unusual and serious breach and we are keen to find out what has gone on."

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