Don't get ripped off before your holiday is the warning from a Scots MEP.Read more
NEW RULES FOR PLANES, TRAINS AND AUTOMOBILES… AND FERRIES!
As we jet off for warmer climes this summer, Alyn Smith MEP says ‘know your rights’ and don’t get ripped off by airlines.Read more
A new link between Scotland and North America starts operating today with Air Canada now serving Edinburgh Airport directly from its hub in Toronto.
Musicians will be able to take their precious instruments on board planes with them if new European rules are passed later this year.Read more
SNP MEP Alyn Smith has today welcomed new rights for European air passengers. The new rights would mean that airlines will have to take care of passengers who are delayed and will be forced to make sure that information about flights keeps coming. For the first time airlines will also be forced to reply to complaints and some charges that airlines have made in the past will be illegal.Read more
Guide dog owners in Scotland have won a major victory in a battle to ensure they can continue to cross the road safely.Read more
LEADING Euro MP Alyn Smith put his life in someone else’s hands today - a guide dog and his instructor.Read more
SNP MEP Alyn Smith has commented on today's decision by the European Commission competition authorities to allow the £172 million purchase of British Midland Ltd (BMI) by International Airlines Group (IAG), which also owns British Airways.Read more
Alyn Smith MEP has today voiced his concerns regarding the proposed takeover of British Midland Ltd (BMI) by the International Airlines Group (IAG), saying that the resulting monopoly on flights to Heathrow airport from a number of Scottish airports could spell "bad news for Scottish passengers".Read more