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Barry James
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19 years wasted
May 26th will see the 19th anniversary of the fire that destroyed Pleasurama. 19 wasted years will claim and counter claim. The alleged "firestarter" is no longer with us but his legacy remains. What a waste of the last 19 years. So what happened to Mike St...

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RSP open and transparent NOT
Well Riveroak Strategic Partners Ltd have provided a press release concerning their owners M.I.O Investments Limited and typically the ego stroking continues on SMAa however in the real world jaws have dropped and thoughts have turned to the scoring of thei...

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So who owns Riveroak Strategic Partners
Strangely it seems 90% of Riveroak Strategic Partners is owned by M.I.O Investments Limited which oddly isn't a real Limited Company (well one registered in England and Wales anyway). So who is in charge? It seems from a filing at Companies House on the 27t...

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Why choose Manston for freight
With the setting up of a dedicated UK team "Riveroak Strategic Partners" Freudmann has finally cut all links with his US funders Riveroak Investments LLC based in Connecticut. Where the funding is to come from to supply the stated £300M is unknown at presen...

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Stopping up order
Kent County Council are applying for a court order to re-designate a piece of highway to enable clear title on the piece of land as shown on this title map. Why is this important is because currently the area marked in pink is still designated as a roundabo...

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irony and xenophobia
During the last 3 years it has become apparent that some of the people supporting the Manston Airport campaign are being played for fools by Riveroak and that they (RO) are using every propaganda tool in their toolbox to drum up continued support. Some of t...

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What mistakes were made
With the fate of the building site still unresolved I thought a short history lesson might be appropriate. Many "mistakes" were made, some incompetent but some may have more perverse reasons. In 1998 the listed former station building burnt down. To date no...

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access allowed
To date Riveroak have been trying to get to the starting gate so that they can take control of the former Kent International Airport. As they say talk is cheap. The list of conditions to get to the starting line is growing however one hurdle has been negoti...

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predetermination
Last night, 14th December 2016, TDC planning reversed a decision made to refuse "change of use" for 4 buildings on the Manston site. A brief synopsis The following planning applications were received on 23 May 2015: - F/TH/15/0458 for the change of use from...

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Down the pub
Yet again the propaganda war rears its ugly head. When will people learn to do their own research. The latest from a "discussion" down the pub. Riveroak own Canary Wharf This old chestnut keeps coming up yet despite it being proven wrong it keeps coming bac...
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