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The ash cloud's silver lining?

Plane leaving vapour trails in sky

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While hundreds of thousands of people around the world are facing disruption to travel plans because of the ash cloud over Europe, some are benefiting.

People living under the Heathrow flightpath have had two days without planes flying overhead every 90 seconds, while other travel providers are seeing a surge in bookings.

Phil Lavelle reports.

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