A third runway for Heathrow is no way to ‘level up’ Britain | Justine Greening

A third runway for Heathrow is no way to ‘level up’ Britain | Justine Greening It’s more than just a local issue. Expansion will stunt growth in the regions, and fly in the face of Boris Johnson’s pledgeOn Thursday the high court will rule on a case brought by campaigners against the decision made by Theresa May’s government to allow Heathrow to proceed with its third runway expansion. The decision to expand the airport was both environmentally and economically ill-judged. Obviously, Heathrow Airport Ltd, the company involved, wants the go ahead for its growth strategy – it’s not up to a private company to balance the wider impact of that on the UK economy and… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/feb/27/third-runway-heathrow-level-up-justine-greening