09/30/2012

Floods affecting flights!

The current disastrous floods in the south of Spain, in which people have died, seem to have affected flights to and from there.

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09/28/2012

easyJet Switzerland has another aircraft, but ...

... spare aircraft don't solve all problems when there are protest movements in the weaker Eurozone countries: Spain yesterday!

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09/25/2012

Kerosene stains on Brussels

We sometimes smell kerosene near Geneva airport, but in Brussels they are having to clean the Atomium of kerosene deposits.

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09/23/2012

Liverpool-Manchester: United in tragedy

Liverpool FC play Man U : their first home game after the official report of the real truth behind the Hillsborough tragedy.

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09/14/2012

Geneva wants no criminals on state commissions

The Geneva State Council decided to ask for the criminal records extract for all candidates for public commissions, but gave an impossible deadline.

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09/13/2012

easyJet Barcelona nearly to Geneva!

Yesterday's morning easyJet flight from Barcelona to Geneva was diverted to Lyon just seconds before it would have landed in Geneva!

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09/11/2012

Geneva Airport: late departures again

On Fridays and Sundays there are often late departures: last weekend saw several, with a final easyJet flight well after midnight!

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09/03/2012

The Paralympics in London: courage and tears

All competitors at the London Paralympics are a story of courage in the face of disability. We must change our attitude to them

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