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Volcanic ash cloud – useful links

As a result of drifting ash from an Icelandic volcanic eruption we have put together some useful website links for latest news and travel information:

Health Protection Agency (

A statement released on 23 May 2011 confirms volcanic ash is not currently a risk to public health in the United Kingdom.

Met Office ( @metoffice

The Met Office is a Volcanic Ash Advisory Centre and responsible for monitoring and reporting the spread of ash over the UK, Iceland and the north-eastern part of the North Atlantic Ocean.

Foreign & Commonwealth Office ( @fcotravel

Travel advice

Eurocontrol ( @eurocontrol

The European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation


UK air traffic control service

BBC News (

Birmingham Airport ( @bhx_official

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