"No" to Thames Estuary airport

The UK's leading think tank, Policy Exchange, has ruled out the viability of builiding a new airport in the Thames Estuary. The charity says the idea of putting an airport off the Kent coast is unlikely to work.

Thames Estuary airport "not viable"

by Sally White

The UK's leading think tank, Policy Exchange, has ruled out the viability of building an airport in the Thames Estuary. The charity, which advises the government, says Boris Johnson's idea of putting one off the Kent coast won't work because of its location and environmental impact.