Heathrow to shut due to ash cloud at 1am May 17th

Heathrow, and Gatwick will be closing at 1am BST on May 17th as the icelandic volcanoes ash cloud slowly moves south over the UK.
The high pressure forecast over the first part of this week may mean clear weather but a lingering ash cloud.
The no-fly restriction will stand until at least 7am.

For specific flight advice, please check with your airline.