I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but here you go. Basically, according to this article in Insurance Daily, UK air passengers can no longer claim compensation from airlines for long flight delays.
Cruising has definitely become a more popular holiday in the UK over the last few years. And problems with flying, things like the ash cloud and the British Airways strike have really helped to increase the popularity of cruises as well.
Found an interesting article about cruising – should reveal some things that you didn’t know before, even if you are an avid cruiser.