Posts Tagged ‘ Chris Grayling ’

Let’s re-think trains

May 17th, 2018 | By

How many more debacles must we face before a complete re-think on how we run railways is undertaken?



Airports are shopping malls

Feb 5th, 2017 | By
Heathrow - Terminal 5

In the Far East, airports still seem to be for passengers. In the UK, you feel that an airport is for retailing.



Saturday snippets: 4th February 2017

Feb 4th, 2017 | By
aruba

Security concerns at Cambeltown Airport, taxes, sales and St Bernard’s seem to be to the fore this week. Luckily it is time for the comedy festivals to come along and cheer me up!



It’s a new terminal at Heathrow

Oct 25th, 2016 | By
panoramic view of Heathrow

The British government has decided that it will support the building of a third runway at Heathrow.



Favouring Gatwick

Aug 21st, 2016 | By
Gatwick

A poll has shown that 63% of London councillors are in favour of expanding Gatwick rather than Heathrow. There is no similar poll asking Surrey or West Sussex councillors what their attitudes would be.



What now for airport expansion?

Jul 15th, 2016 | By
the south rreminal at Gatwick

Based on this, if I was a betting man, I’d say that Gatwick was likely to get the nod when a decision is finally made.