Twenty reasons never to fly Ryanair

But still one in favour – you can still find a bargain even though my return flight booked well in advance was abruptly cancelled and I was moved to last flight, getting me back home on almost the last tube. Or Nightbus if delayed. If I had rejected the offer I could have rebooked at treble the price. The list grows longer.

Former BBC journalist and manager in Belfast, Manchester and London, Editor Spolight; Political Editor BBC NI; Current Affairs Commissioning editor BBC Radio 4; Editor Political and Parliamentary Programmes, BBC Westminster; former London Editor Belfast Telegraph. Hon Senior Research Fellow, The Constitution Unit, Univ Coll. London