Thunderstorms cause flight cancellations to and from Heathrow
Published 19/07/2014 | 14:52
Heathrow Airport has told airlines to cancel one in five flights during a two-hour period this afternoon as the UK faces further heavy storms and lightening.
Torrential downpours, lightening, hailstones and strong winds are causing chaos for aeroplanes in Britain.
A statement on the airport's website warned passengers that some flights “may be subject to delays and cancellations” due to thunderstorms.
They also advised anyone travelling today to check with their airline before coming to the airport.