British airports are in chaos this morning after the security and intelligence services foiled a plan by terrorists to blow up twenty aeroplanes over the Atlantic en route to the USA from the UK.
I don't know what consequences this will have for Brian who's due to arrive into Gatwick airport on Saturday morning. As it is, all air traffic in and out of that particular airport, as well as others, has now been suspended.
Click here to see the news item on the current state of affairs for travel arrangements by air.
Also, passengers are no longer able to take anything with them into the cabin unless they are essential items, like diabetic kits, passports and tickets.
I've also just heard on the radio that the police say the events of the morning will have catastrophic global consequences. Whatever that means, I don't know. We've been told to expect more information about this soon.
Panic ensues and I expect we will very soon see some backlash directed against Muslims as after 9/11.
What has happened to the world?