Has Boris finally accepted defeat over airport in the estuary?

The Government's Airports Commission is on the verge of finally ruling out Mayor Boris Johnson's plan for an airport in the Thames Estuary to replace Heathrow, according to the Heathrow Hub campaign. It adds that Mr Johnson has already started to subtly change his strategy, suggesting now in a newspaper column today (1 September) that Heathrow could remain open though as “an Orly-style airport.” (Orly being the second Paris airport ... [+]

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