AIRLINES are desperately rushing to add extra flights to meet demand for Brits wanting to get away on holiday.
Travel agents have reported their best day of sales since Prime Minister Boris Johnson revealed the roadmap to freedom.
Brits appear to be keenest to fly to Portugal from May 17, when the restrictions are eased and can visit the green list of countries.
The surge in interest has prompted easyJet to put on an additional 80,000 seats – plus it’s restarting a route from Newcastle to Faro in south Portugal.
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