Government faces fresh legal threat over Heathrow expansion plans

Cecilia Keating
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Good Law Project and Ecotricity CEO Dale Vince threaten court action unless government reviews airports planning policy before the final approval process for third runway begins

Plans to build a third runway at Heathrow are potentially facing yet further legal obstacles, after campaigners vowed to take the government to court if it does not update its airport planning policy to...

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