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London Gatwick Airport says Malaga is the top bank holiday retreat

Wed, 29 Apr, 2009

London Gatwick Airport has said that Malaga will be the most popular destination its passengers will fly to over the bank holiday weekend.

The Spanish retreat tops a list which also includes Orlando, Faro, Dublin, Allicante, Palma and Tenerife.

It expects a total of around 325,000 people to pass through its doors during the period.

Security reminders have also been issued by the facility, who has commented that if they are followed closely, passengers will be able to check in and out quicker.

Restrictions for travellers include not being able to take liquid items which are over 100ml – which need to be carried in a single, clear plastic bag which is able to be resealed.

This will need to be put on the conveyor belt for screening, the hub added.

Those wishing to take advantage of airport parking facilities can are advised it is located 28 miles south of the capital and is connected to the M23 at J9.

Its postcodes are RH6 0NP and RH6 0PJ.

Joe Evans

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