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'Business as usual' at Gatwick Airport despite baggage fears

Staff at Gatwick Airport have said it is "business as usual" today despite fears over potential delays at baggage reclaim.

Gatwick Airport is bringing in its own staff to help with the luggage crisis amid fears there could be further travel chaos this weekend.

Staff shortages affecting baggage-handling company Swissport led to some passengers at the West Sussex airport having to leave without their luggage last weekend.

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Ryanair: 'We need everyone to pull together'

Ryanair have urged Gatwick Airport, Swissport and remaining baggage staff to "pull together" so passengers stand some hope of getting their bags back quickly.

Deputy director of flight operations, Peter Bellows told Good Morning Britain they had told Swissport their service was "awful" for both passengers and airlines.

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