Nick Raynsford MP: The Future of Heathrow

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Writing on, former Transport Minister Nick Raynsford gives his views on London's airports and plans for a new development in the Thames Estuary:

"Were we starting from scratch no one would seriously suggest locating a major international airport at Heathrow, in the midst of a densely populated and heavily congested area of west London. As a series of official reports and public enquiries have emphasised over the past 30 years or more, there will always be problems and conflicts with environmental objectives quite simply because of Heathrow's location."

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