In a huge change to the way hand luggage is handled both Ryanair and Easyjet have announced new rules and initiatives.
The Ryanair change comes as the airline tries to reduce its delays at airports that are caused by people simply carrying on too much luggage than the overhead lockers allow.
Up until now you have been allowed two pieces of hand luggage with Ryanair. A small suitcase / carry on bag weighing 10kg no bigger than 55cm x 40cm x 20cm and a second item of 5kg no bigger than 35cm x 20cm x 20cm. Read more