News in brief:
Latest British Airways cost-cutting move announced
I ran the latest list of British Airways service cuts for August recently. This followed on from the long list of service cuts that were imposed in July.
The first service cut for September has now been revealed.
From 1st September, newspapers will no longer be offered at the gate on short-haul flights returning to London.
They will continue to be available for outbound flights.
New Etihad 10% discount code
Etihad has launched a new 10% discount, SPORTUK
This is valid on bookings made before 21st August for travel between 1st September and 31st May. There are black out periods around Christmas and Thanksgiving.
It is valid for London, Manchester and Edinburgh departures in Economy and Business.
It only discounts the base fare, not the taxes, which means that the actual discount will be under 10%. Flex tickets are not included in the offer.