Emirates and ref Nigel on airplane etiquette

An old schoolmate was giving out about rugby referee Wayne Barnes and his handling of the Scotland v Ireland World Cup rugby match. His contention was that we (Scotland) never get anything from Wayne. Now far from me ever wanting to defend referees but I think Scotland can succeed in losing to anyone all on […]

Flyday Friday – Emirates and the Rugby World Cup

I’ll be conflicted when Scotland face Ireland in the Rugby World Cup on September 22 in Yokohama as I’m of the Irish-Scots variety. But I’m thinking that a draw would suit both just fine. One thing is for sure that when it comes to the party then the Scots and the Irish will be clinking […]

Flyday Friday

It’s the final straw. Well done Emirates for introducing eco-friendly paper straws this month. And binning plastic swizzle sticks and stirrers and replacing them with eco-friendly alternatives. And from August plastic bags used for Inflight Retail purchases are to be replaced with paper bags. It reckons it will be able to remove an estimated 81.7 […]