Stansted queues 'unacceptable'

Passengers at Stansted Airport were delayed for up to two hours at passport control yesterday. A spokesman at the Essex airport has said that queues are "unacceptably long" and further action is needed to address the issue urgently.

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Passengers voice their frustration at airport queues

One passenger told the BBC she waited for two hours at passport control, another said after a flight from Cork she waited so long they were put into another area.

Other passengers expressed their frustration on Twitter.

Sophie Elliot posted on the social networking site: "Last night at Stansted we were trapped in queues of over an hour - longer for the people behind us - cos 'a few planes landed early'."

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