Clegg: Debate needed on increasing airport capacity

The Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has said the Coalition will not approve a third runway at Heathrow, but admitted there was "a legitimate debate to be had" about how to increase aviation capacity.


Heathrow 'needs 3rd runway'

Capacity constraints at Heathrow Airport are restricting growth, according to a new report by MPs which calls for the Government to reverse its position and support a new runway. MP Tim Yeo challenged the PM on the issue yesterday.