City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh Airport Warns Of St Andrew's Day Delays


By edg - Posted on 26 November 2011

Edinburgh Airport is warning passengers that there may be some delays for passengers travelling on 30 November, St Andrew's Day, due to a strike by UK Border Agency workers.

The strike is due to start on the evening of Tuesday 29 November and last  until 23:59 on Wednesday 30 November.

In a statement, Edinburgh Airport said: "We expect some delays for passengers arriving on 30 November due to industrial action by the UK Border Agency. Arriving passengers will experience some delays at immigration during peak periods of the day. We’re working closely with UKBA as well as our airline partners to minimise the delays as much as possible and to support passengers as they arrive at Edinburgh.We will publish further passenger information on the website when it is available."