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Ryanair reveals which flights from Bristol Airport it must cancel

PUBLISHED: 07:56 19 September 2017 | UPDATED: 07:57 19 September 2017

Ryanair has announced which Bristol Airport flights it is cancelling. Photo: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Ryanair has announced which Bristol Airport flights it is cancelling. Photo: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Ryanair has revealed a number of flights to and from Bristol Airport which it is cancelling over the next six weeks.

The budget airline is cancelling 40-50 flights a day across Europe after an error over pilots’ holidays.

The first cancelled flights between Bristol and Dublin are tomorrow (Wednesday).

Similar flights between the Irish capital and North Somerset have been scrapped ton Thursday as well as September 27, October 4, 11, 18 and 25.

Customers affected will be emailed an alternative or offered a full refund and details of their compensation entitlement, Ryanair has confirmed.

Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary during a press conference in Dublin.  Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire Ryanair boss Michael O'Leary during a press conference in Dublin. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire

It faces a compensation bill of up to 20million euros (£17.7million) for the ‘mess’ which will leave passengers stranded, boss Michael O’Leary said.

Mr O’Leary, said: “Clearly there’s a large reputational impact, for which again I apologise.

“We will try to do better in future.”

Bristol Airport outbound flights affected:

Tomorrow (Wednesday): Dublin (509)

Thursday: Dublin (505)

September 27, October 4, 11, 18 and 25: Dublin (507)

Bristol Airport inbound flights affected:

Tomorrow (Wednesday): Dublin (508)

Thursday: Dublin (504)

September 27, October 4, 11, 18 and 25: Dublin (506)

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