Posts Tagged ‘Heathrow airport expansion’

A New Runway at Heathrow โ€“ Will it Ever Happen?

Thursday, July 9th, 2015 by Kate Goldstone

Imagine this: you’re sitting in your garden with planes roaring overhead. Indoors you can clearly hear aircraft passing over your home, not so far above it. And you’re woken up by more of the same as the first flights of the day take off from Heathrow’s new third runway. The big story airport story over […]

Heathrow Expansion Threatens Ancient Village

Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 by Kate Goldstone

“We have a historic village with buildings that go back 600 years. You cannot replace that. You cannot buy memories.” So says a resident of the beautiful village of Harmondsworth, which is under threat from Heathrow airport’s expansion plans. About Heathrow expansion – The death of a village? Harmondsworth is home to St. Mary’s Church, […]