Boris to fight Heathrow growth

The Cabinet re-shuffle has put Boris Johnson on a collision course with the government over Heathrow.

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Boris wants government to 'rule out a third runway' at Heathrow

London Mayor Boris Johnson said: "We've all been elected on a manifesto to stop Heathrow expansion and say no to a third runway and it may be that the reshuffle had absolutely nothing to do with Heathrow.

"I'm perfectly prepared to accept that, if the government will now end the uncertainty and rule out a third runway both now and in the future."

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