from ashes to more ashes


Just seen the latest news from UK Civil Aviation Authority – more volcanic ash will mean Irish and Scottish airports will be closed from tonight NZ time. Not that I am panicking to any degree yet but I did have a buffer in my trip funding computations such that buying train tickets was a good idea – on the basis that if the flights are cancelled, EU law requires the airline to refund or rebook you so that could come in handy. No such rules (as far as I know) apply to ground transport.

It’s going to be a ‘dynamic’ (in a bad way) European summer, it seems…..

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TI is based in Auckland, New Zealand. TI's somewhat eclectic interests include (but are certainly not limited to) legal humour (the law can be funny), good wine, the search for the best possible chocolate, alcoholic beverages, travel, commercial aircraft, photography, weird news stories and classical music.
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