EasyJet just got hammered for holding up its passengers

A Scottish case means it is could now be the responsibility of airlines to make sure passengers make their flight if they check-in on time, writes Ben Walker EasyJet has been told to pay damages to a couple from Edinburgh, Scotland, who missed their flight despite arriving at the departure lounge on time. Niall and … Read more

Europe’s open border policy just ended

Germany’s decision to control its border with Austria is the first chip in the Schengen Treaty, writes Ben Walker Some of us are old enough to remember border controls in Western Europe. Relatively short drives from nation to nation were punctuated by interminable and often bizarre interventions from customs officials. (We once had a family … Read more