Plane landing at Heathrow Airport© Gary Dawson/REX
The NFU is urging government to make a full assessment of the impact a third runway at Heathrow could have on farmers. An independent report has identified Heathrow as the preferred site for a new runway after a three-year investigation. The Airports Commission’s long-awaited report said a decision to expand Heathrow would add £174bn to the UK economy and create 70,000 more jobs by 2050. See also: NFU seeks farmer views over Heathrow expansion The NFU said it had received […]
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