News in brief:
Large bonuses at the ba.com Gate 365 shopping channel
Whilst there haven’t been any emails about this, British Airways is currently offering some very large bonuses via its Gate 365 shopping mall.
The White Company, for instance, is currently offering 24 Avios for every £1 you spend. M&S is offering 8 per £1, Apple is at 6 per £1, Selfridges is 12 per £1, Harrods is 16 per £1, Argos is 6 per £1.
You need to order by 1st November to receive these rates.
Gatwick Airport rail closure over Christmas and New Year
This has been kept pretty low profile by everyone concerned, but there will be no rail service between London and Gatwick Airport between 24th December and 4th January. This applies to both Gatwick Express and regular trains.
Full details can be found here. Anyone wanted to travel by rail will need to go to East Grinstead and then take a bus.