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2008-09-29 09:00:36

By Andrew Picken IF the mantra of a certain fading Australian soap opera is to be believed, everybody needs good neighbours. Try telling that to Edinburgh Airport and the Royal Highland Agricultural Society of Scotland, though.

2008-09-19 12:00:24

By JEZ DAVISON THE owner of Durham Tees Valley Airport is considering a joint bid for Gatwick Airport, which was put up for sale by BAA yesterday.

2008-09-18 15:00:25

By GORDON THOMSON GATWICK Airport was today put up for sale, leaving major question marks over the ownership of Glasgow Airport.

2008-09-18 12:00:26

By GERRY BRAIDEN BAA, the much-criticised operator of Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow Airports, has insisted it is determined to hold on to all three, despite putting Gatwick up for sale.

2008-09-18 09:00:30

AIRPORT operator BAA has put the For Sale sign up over Gatwick airport in a move likely to spark a lively bidding war. Almost as soon as the Spanish-owned company announced it was selling the West Sussex airport, Sir Richard Branson's airline Virgin Atlantic said it relished the chance to run it.

2008-09-18 06:00:32

By Erikka Askeland Business Correspondent AIRPORT operator BAA yesterday admitted customer service needed to improve at its Scottish airports after the group hoisted the "for sale" sign over London Gatwick.

2008-09-18 06:00:32

The British airports operator BAA said Wednesday that it was putting Gatwick Airport in London up for sale, but it would resist regulatory pressure to sell its other airports in Britain.

2008-09-18 00:00:22

Business News IN BRIEF *Britain's second-largest airport, Gatwick, was put up for sale yesterday as its owner, BAA, sought to present itself as "realistic" and "pragmatic" in the face of calls for it to be broken up.

2008-09-18 00:00:21

The owners of East Midlands Airport may be poised to put in a bid for Gatwick Airport after it was put up for sale. BAA, which owns Gatwick, announced that it had put it up for sale this morning.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.