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Will night flights go ahead?

Manston Airport Credit: Thanet District Council

Thanet District Council will tonight vote on whether they want night flights at Manston airport.

The cabinet originally said no, but the council is now split with the Conservatives largely in support of the controversial move.

Campaigners fear the airport could ignore public opinion and press ahead.

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