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Topic # 109611 24-Sep-2012 10:02 Send private message

You may recall that some while ago, a massive Canadian pension fund attempted to buy Auckland airport and were pretty much told to get lost.

I was mildly amused when I came across the following story, therefore! It seems it is very much do as I say, not as I do, when it comes to these things.

http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/industries/7721138/Super-fund-wants-to-buy-UK-airport-report








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  Reply # 690446 24-Sep-2012 10:07 Send private message

Google BBcode read it and please use it

http://www.bbcode.org/




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  Reply # 690460 24-Sep-2012 10:30 Send private message

Too hard to copy and paste on a Monday morning is it John ? :)

Fixed link...




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  Reply # 690461 24-Sep-2012 10:31 Send private message

It's not difficult to add correct tags either and yes it's 7:30am in Japan right now




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  Reply # 690463 24-Sep-2012 10:32 Send private message

or this: http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=4&topicid=106418

or select and use link button in the 'compose' or edit editor.

edit windows is open for one hour - you still have time Smile.



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  Reply # 690478 24-Sep-2012 10:52 Send private message

johnr: Google BBcode read it and please use it

http://www.bbcode.org/


I'd never remember it from one day to the next I am afraid! That's just gibberish to my brain in teh same way that HTML code is.








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  Reply # 690490 24-Sep-2012 10:58 Send private message

You only need to remember 2 things




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  Reply # 690787 24-Sep-2012 19:04 Send private message

Back to OP...

I'm looking forward to Labour, Greens, Mana, and the thousands of other serial protestors coming out against this latest blasphemous capitalistic acquisition.

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  Reply # 690813 24-Sep-2012 19:58 Send private message

Byrned: Back to OP...

I'm looking forward to Labour, Greens, Mana, and the thousands of other serial protestors coming out against this latest blasphemous capitalistic acquisition.


Stansted in a nice(ish) airport in the middle of nowhere. I only ever used it once, and it took me nearly 90 minutes to get to where we living at the time - North London, so relatively close - and the parking system left a LOT to be desired. Too clever for it's own good.

Gatwick Luton and Heathrow are grottier but better situated for proximity to town. Curious investment methinks.





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  Reply # 690912 25-Sep-2012 07:52 Send private message

We all know that any decent forum software automatically linkifies URLs though...

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