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The new HFP chat thread – Sunday 28th June

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We have decided to run this new daily chat thread on Head for Points.

Historically, the daily ‘Bits’ articles were the defacto repository for random comments and questions.  It is unlikely that the news flow will be so big over the next few weeks that we will need many ‘Bits’ articles, however.

The comments under this article are where you should post questions about travel and, indeed, anything else on your mind.  At this tricky time, and given that many of you are stuck at home self-isolating, we want the HFP community to have a place to chat.

Please only comment under the main articles on the site if your comment is directly related to the topic of the article.  This has long-term benefits as its keeps the commentary relevant for people who read those articles in the future.

By default, HFP shows the last page of comments under the article.  If you want to see the first page of comments and read them all from beginning to end in order, click here: https://www.headforpoints.com/2020/06/28/the-new-hfp-chat-thread-sunday-28th-june/comment-page-1.  The page will refresh with this article but the comments will now show the first page and not the last page.

We will continue to monitor how this is working.  Let’s see how it goes.  Take care!

Comments (112)

  • Christopher says:

    Are Amex platinum still bunging a few thousand MR points to those threatening to cancel?

    • Secret Squirrel says:

      Not heard any reports recently, give em a call & report back!

    • Polly says:

      Yes, l got offered them again this week….but am planning to cancel sadly..

  • JJ says:

    Curve back online tomorrow 👍

    • EJH says:

      A fair bit of (IMO) negativity on here towards them, but good effort on their part if that rings true!

      • Polly says:

        Yes, agree, that was some rescue job..got council tax and other bills to pay by July so was watching the clock…

    • the_real_a says:

      I swear this must go down as the luckiest bit of misfortune i have even seen in corporate history… I wont be using my card next week though, having experienced for myself the “hangover” effect of developers pulling all nighters and releasing vomit code.

  • Roger* says:

    Thanks, Anna, Sundar and Craig (re my mis-qualification for IHG credit card free night yesterday).

    Looks like I’m stuffed!