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Old 5th Jul 2018, 08:06
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Originally Posted by PDXCWL45 View Post
And i think for many here that is the bugbear and why many are against the route and willing it too fail because in their minds Qatar were supposed to pick Bristol not Cardiff and that seems to offended many people on this site because something positive has happended to Wales. I do wonder if there will be the same negativity if/when Qatar launch Belfast. There are many reasons why Cardiff was chosen over Bristol and Welsh Government lobbying is just one of them.
Lack of a dedicated air freight handler probably also goes against Bristol as well.... way back in the day they used to have one, but got rid in favour of car parking and lo cost operators. Their choice.

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