Go Back  FlyerTalk Forums > Miles&Points > Airlines and Mileage Programs > British Airways | Executive Club
Reload this Page >

The BA "Thank Goodness it's Friday!" Thread

The BA "Thank Goodness it's Friday!" Thread

Reply

Old Dec 4, 15, 10:54 am
  #1831  
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Location: UK
Programs: BA GGL/CCR, BA Amex Prem, Fairmont Premier
Posts: 2,030
Originally Posted by PIKnic View Post
I don't have any flights from EDI this weekend but I would have difficulty getting to the airport as the FRB has been closed to inspect some damage and could be closed for a few days. Traffic across into Fife and north towards will be very badly affected. It maybe better to consider using GLA or ABZ if you have a choice.
This one seems to have ended badly although no-one has got their feet wet so perhaps we should feel grateful.
crazy8534 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 4, 15, 1:03 pm
  #1832  
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: The greatest wee nation on earth.
Programs: Iron Maiden FC, GE, BA Gold
Posts: 2,590
Aye the old bridge has issues, shut until january.

Happy friday, hangover finally gone and booked an ex-dub to gcm then a hop from gcm to halifax for a week. Bunch of a319s, 2x aa 77w, ex us a320, int a330 for a 400 mile flight (!) and a few e70 flights to boot, should be a fun trip!
jcm9000 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 4, 15, 1:29 pm
  #1833  
FlyerTalk Evangelist
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: JER
Programs: BA Gold/OWE, several MUCCI, and assorted Pensions!
Posts: 26,981
Originally Posted by jcm9000 View Post
Aye the old bridge has issues, shut until january.
Glad the bridge is shut ... we don't need a repeat of this >>> http://www.mcgonagall-online.org.uk/...ridge-disaster

(I mean the poetry, of course. The disaster is a separate subject, ye ken?)
T8191 is online now  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 4, 15, 2:12 pm
  #1834  
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: The greatest wee nation on earth.
Programs: Iron Maiden FC, GE, BA Gold
Posts: 2,590
Originally Posted by T8191 View Post
Glad the bridge is shut ... we don't need a repeat of this >>> http://www.mcgonagall-online.org.uk/...ridge-disaster

(I mean the poetry, of course. The disaster is a separate subject, ye ken?)
Aye uncle t, ken like.
jcm9000 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 4, 15, 2:17 pm
  #1835  
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: London/Glasgow
Programs: BAEC Bronze (lapsed HNL Gold), Avis Preferred, IHG Spire
Posts: 252
Happy Friday all! After changing jobs and ending the frequent flying I'm back in the FLounge for the first time in 2 months, going home to GLA to see the mighty Glasgow Warriors play Leinster tomorrow then birthday tea in the new Brewdog in Glasgow's Merchant City. Can't wait...

(Except it's wild in Glasgow tonight so I'm expecting a diversion. And the rugby may get waterlogged. But that would mean more beer).
DocWatson is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 4, 15, 2:29 pm
  #1836  
FlyerTalk Evangelist
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: JER
Programs: BA Gold/OWE, several MUCCI, and assorted Pensions!
Posts: 26,981
Originally Posted by DocWatson View Post
... going home to GLA to see the mighty Glasgow Warriors play Leinster tomorrow then birthday tea in the new Brewdog in Glasgow's Merchant City. Can't wait...

(Except it's wild in Glasgow tonight so I'm expecting a diversion. And the rugby may get waterlogged. But that would mean more beer).
I always enjoyed playing on soggy pitches ... it slowed everyone else down to my plodding [No 8] pace
T8191 is online now  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 4, 15, 5:00 pm
  #1837  
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 3,501
Originally Posted by HIDDY View Post
A gusty but warm wind blowing across the pampas today which has told me I need a haircut....well the wife told me actually.
I don't like going for a haircut.
Which hair are you going to cut?
rapidex is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 15, 9:17 am
  #1838  
 
Join Date: Jan 2015
Location: Scotland
Programs: BA Silver
Posts: 326
Late start this week !

Just back from this weeks travels and trying to get my things together for the weekend away for an "office" party for those of us that don't have an office !
Heading for a touch of Scottish seaside partying with some sea air to help the recovery tomorrow.
Safe travels everyone !
PIKnic is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 15, 9:19 am
  #1839  
FlyerTalk Evangelist & Ambassador, British Airways Executive Club
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: London
Posts: 16,552
Deleted
Calchas is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 15, 9:23 am
  #1840  
Suspended
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Atherton, CA
Programs: UA 1K, AA EXP; Owner, Green Bay Packers
Posts: 21,690
There is water falling from the sky in California. Everyone is quite puzzled as to what it might be; top scientists have been consulted.
Doc Savage is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 15, 9:26 am
  #1841  
FlyerTalk Evangelist
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Argentina
Programs: BAEC/IB
Posts: 36,922
Originally Posted by rapidex View Post
Which hair are you going to cut?
Still haven't got around to getting it cut. Maybe I should just wait until it falls out naturally and save myself 100 pesos.

34c here and rising. Not nice at all.
HIDDY is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 15, 9:29 am
  #1842  
Ambassador, British Airways Executive Club
Original Poster
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: UK
Programs: BA Gold, Mucci
Posts: 7,839
Originally Posted by Doc Savage View Post
There is water falling from the sky in California. Everyone is quite puzzled as to what it might be; top scientists have been consulted.


There is more than enough of it here in the UK which you're welcome to!

Happy Friday folks, a quiet one for me, chilling with a bottle of red wine and a movie tonight. I came across my box set of Laurel and Hardy which I haven't seen for years so I am going to watch a few episodes tomorrow.

Very funny slapstick stuff (especially the Piano going up the stairs episode) and better than half the modern rubbish we see nowadays, in my humble opinion.
PETER01 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 15, 9:49 am
  #1843  
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: UK
Programs: BAEC, IHG, LeClub, HHonors
Posts: 599
Quiet weekend for us. Early kick off at the rugby in Glasgow tomorrow and probably a couple of quiet beers tomorrow night. One real positive is I have booked my flight for our re-scheduled match in Paris against Racing 92 after our call off following the now infamous night of carnage in the city in November. I'm looking forward to going back.

Have a great weekend folks.
EDI_Martin is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 15, 10:15 am
  #1844  
 
Join Date: Apr 2014
Location: Scampton
Programs: BA GGL, HH Diamond
Posts: 1,795
Another 12 hour shift for me!

Only 133 more 12 hour shifts to go
Jamier45 is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 15, 10:34 am
  #1845  
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: The greatest wee nation on earth.
Programs: Iron Maiden FC, GE, BA Gold
Posts: 2,590
Friday eh? Should be in a pub, want to be in a pub, not in a pub. Bah.
jcm9000 is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Search this Thread
 
  • Ask a Question
    Get answers from community experts
Question Title:
Description:
Your question will be posted in: