Hundreds of angry and frightened Britons left stranded in Thailand by the volcanic dust cloud today were battling for plane seats out of the country's capital.
Many were left to sleep on cardboard mats in Bangkok airport after their money ran out.
Some were also without a meal or roof over their heads because non-European airlines - including Thailand's main air carrier - declined to offer customers hotel accommodation which must be offered by air carriers under EU regulations.
via Daily Mail
Ed. - People who were there at the time claim this is 'sensationalist' reporting at it's best. Probably worth it if it helps clear the back log and gets these people in a proper bed.