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Station of the Month: Heathrow Airport

13 Dec 2013 by Matthew Fransioli     

Sixt rent a car is happy to announce the Station of the Month December: Heathrow Airport! Congratulations! With the Christmas rush just round the corner we have a fleet of cars that will not disappoint. We are ready to make your Christmas experience as perfect as possible with our regular shuttle bus waiting to bring […]

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Heathrow to Phoenix to Jamaica

28 Nov 2013 by Matthew Fransioli     

What to do when you are bored Sometimes you feel like you are working 24/7 and you are longing for a week of vacation. But what to do when the vacations is finally there? Playing board games and watching TV is no alternative for someone who wants more from life. Having this tiny bit of […]

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Sixt at Heathrow Airport

5 Dec 2012 by Matthew Fransioli     

With an average of 190,000 people passing through Heathrow Airport on a daily basis, it is unsurprising that first-time visitors can feel a little overwhelmed! Sixt branch manager Marie Roberts and her team of dedicated staff look forward to welcoming you and are happy to answer any questions you may have. We offer a wide […]

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New rental desk at Stansted Airport

25 Feb 2011 by Matthew Fransioli     

Readers of the Sixt blog will remember that back in January we announced that new rental locations would be opening at Stansted and Edinburgh Airports. We can now announce that the brand new office within the arrivals terminal at Stansted Airport will open next week as part of our continued expansion across the UK.

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Terminal 5 turned into T-Mobile 5 for flashmob advert

9 Nov 2010 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: Fun Stuff     Tags: , ,

A giant flashmob advertisement shot by T-Mobile in Heathrow’s newest terminal, Terminal 5, aired for the first time on Friday after being shot just two days earlier. Flashmobs occur when a group of people apparently ‘spontaneously’ exhibit some behaviour in a public place, be it pillow fighting, freezing in mid-walk or indeed dancing. However flashmobs […]

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BA set to Restore Travel Perks for Staff

22 Oct 2010 by Matthew Fransioli     

As the discussions between members of the Unite union and British Airways continue to try and reach an agreement between all parties, BA have taken the step of restoring travel perks for staff. This move takes away one of the biggest grievances raised by the striking staff and could pave the way for a settlement […]

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M4 Bus Lane to be Suspended

5 Oct 2010 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: Motoring     Tags: ,

Transport Secretary, Philip Hammond, announced yesterday that he will be suspending the much maligned M4 bus lane. The move should free up an extra lane traffic on the often congested motorway that connects London to the West of England and Wales.

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‘Perfect Flight’ Between Heathrow and Edinburgh

21 Sep 2010 by Matthew Fransioli     

Earlier this year British Airways flight BA1462 performed the first ‘perfect flight’ between Heathrow Airport and Edinburgh Airport, setting an important environmental milestone for the aviation industry. Every aspect of the flight, from backing away from the airport, taxiing and a continuous descent approach, was optimised to cause minimal delays and emissions during the journey.

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BA’s Heathrow Customer Service Staff Accept New Rules

14 Sep 2010 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: General News     Tags: 

British Airways’ Customer Service staff at terminals 1 and 3 in Heathrow Airport have voted to accept new working practices that have been agreed with both the GMB and Unite Trade Unions. The deal introduces new flexible, customer focused, working arrangements and effects 2850 staff at the airport.

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Heathrow Airport Celebrates the Best of British Food

8 Sep 2010 by Matthew Fransioli     
Filed under: Travel And Leisure     Tags: ,

I’m possibly slightly late with this story, but I have only just found out about and still thought it suitably newsworthy to be putting up for travellers heading to or from our Heathrow Airport car hire branch.

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