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Gatwick Airport baggage chaos

Gatwick Airport baggage chaos Credit: Richard Carnell/Twitter

Angry passengers at Gatwick Airport have taken to Twitter to complain about baggage problems.

Bags piled up inside the North Terminal today after a series of power failures disrupted the baggage handling system. Some travellers were forced to board flights without their luggage. One tweeted "Ready 4 the Olympics? Don't think so."

Gatwick says its brought in extra staff to deal with the problems.

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