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Passengers face long delays to claim their luggage at Gatwick

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Arriving bags are taking longer that usual to reach passengers. We apologise for the wait. We are working with @swissportuk to ease delays

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@gatwick_airport @swissportuk Soaking wet cases & 3h delays - worst of all, staff are hiding! No one taking responsibility at the terminal

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Been waiting over an hour at @gatwick_airport baggage reclaim and still haven't even been told the conveyor belt number >:o

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Scheme could reduce rail delays

For rail passengers delays top the list of passenger complaints but now a new scheme could help reduce the chaos they cause.

A new alliance between South West Trains and Network Rail is paying for extra transport police officers to drive emergency engineers to the scene of incidents with blue lights flashing.

The aim is if the engineers get there faster delays and frustration for passengers will be cut.

Our Transport Correspondent Mike Pearse was given exclusive access to join the new squads on patrol.

M3 Chaos: Motorists misery

Drivers are facing a second day of chaos on the M3. This time a faulty set of traffic lights are being blamed for a seven mile jam. The problem is at Junction three with traffic almost back to the M25.

It is reported the lights coming of the motorways are only green for three seconds allowing hardly any cars to leave.Yesterday the motorway was closed near Basingstoke following a serious incident involving a bus.

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