Southend Airport has the country's happiest travellers

Southend Airport. Credit: Richard MacGregor/PA Archive

Southend Airport has been named one of the best in Britain when it comes to having happy passengers.

In a survey taken by travellers while they were in the terminal, 85% said they were satisfied with their experiene.

More than quarter of a million people gave their feedback over six months' time.

It is the third year in a row that Southend Airport has come out on top of the Which? survey.