BREAKING: Europe Minister’s Gibraltar flight diverted back to London

LAST UPDATED: 30 Jun, 2014 @ 14:19
1
SHARE
BREAKING: Europe Minister’s Gibraltar flight diverted back to London

THE plane carrying UK Europe’s Minister to Gibraltar has been diverted back to Heathrow due to technical difficulties.

David Lidington was expected to arrive in Gibraltar today, to witness the massive queues at the border crossing firsthand.

A spokesperson for Gibraltar airport confirmed that the British Airlines flight experienced ‘technical difficulties’ en route.

The flight is hoped to leave Heathrow airport for a second attempt at 2.30pm, and to arrive in Gibraltar at 5.18pm.

Subscribe: Olive Press news to your inbox

JOIN THE CONVERSATION...

The Olive Press are not responsible and do not moderate individual comments before they are posted. Anyone who uses racist, sexist, homophobic or xenophobic language or hate speech will be blocked.

HAVE YOUR SAY...