Posts Tagged ‘ Southend Airport ’

The rise and fall of Southend Airport

Aug 25th, 2020 | By

There is quite a lot for the owners and managers at Southend to ponder. As will other owners at smaller airports where larger competition is nearby.

Southend or Stansted?

Aug 26th, 2019 | By

On the whole, I’d rather use a smaller airport like Southend rather than a bigger one like Stansted.

Saturday snippets: 17th December 2016

Dec 17th, 2016 | By

Christmas trees, (well it is that time of the year,) new transport facilities in Venice, more help for people with disabilities at airports and the end of the Thomson holiday name attract Adrian’s attention this week.

Bringing the Stobart Touch to Airports

Aug 24th, 2009 | By

Truck drivers were a fairly easily described group. T-shirt wearing with copies of the Sun in the front of their dashboards who are casually dressed in clothes, stubble and manner. Then along came Eddie Stobart drivers and their green trucks. They wore ties, dressed smartly and all the trucks were named after girls’ names. They got a reputation for good courteous driving and an Eddie Stobart driver was seen as a cut above the rest. But the company own more than trucks.
Now they own airports;- Southend and Carlisle.