Fire alarm causes major disruption at Birmingham Airport

Passengers on the tarmac at Birmingham Airport (Credit: Twitter / @EmilyRoseMae)
Thousands of passengers at Birmingham Airport had their flights disrupted on Sunday afternoon by a fire alarm. Parts of Birmingham Airport were evacuated after the fire service was called out to investigate an alarm at Factory Bar and Kitchen in the departures lounges. People waiting to depart were evacuated from the terminal while others were stuck waiting on the tarmac. Two flights - to Belfast City and Edinburgh - were cancelled while other flights were delayed ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...