Business leaders say night flights are 'vital to economy'

Business leaders say night flights into London's airports must be protected because they are a vital part of the economy.

They were responding to a Department for Transport consultation ending today on current night flying operations at Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted.

This report from our Political Correspondent Simon Harris.


London night flight debate

Lobby group the Confederation of British Industry have produced a report claiming controversial London night flights must be protected. The Government is currently carrying out a consultation into the impact of night flights.