Sales of coats with multiple pockets soar as holidaymakers cram in essentials to avoid excess bag charge

Sales of coats with multiple pockets soar as holidaymakers cram in essentials to avoid excess bag charge

Sales of coats with multiple pockets soar as holidaymakers cram in essentials to avoid excess bag charge

5:18 PM on 8th September 2011

Young woman sitting on a suitcase full of clothes, excess baggage

Passengers can pay dearly for going overthe luggage weight limits, for instance BMI charges 7 per kg, Thomson up to 15 per kg and Ryanair 20 per kg