Leadsom Welcomes Flybe Bailout

Flybe issued this statement

BUSINESS minister Andrea Leadsom has this evening said she is delighted that airline Flybe is to continue operating.

She tweeted - “Delighted that we have reached agreement with Flybe’s shareholders to keep the company operating, ensuring that U.K. regions remain connected.”

“This will be welcome news for Flybe’s staff, customers and creditors and we will continue the hard work to ensure a sustainable future.”