Cardiff Airport CEO appointed

The former Managing Director of Cardiff Airport Jon Horne is returning as its new Chief Executive Officer, it has been announced. Last week the Welsh Government reached an agreement to buy the airport.

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Conservatives to ask urgent question about Cardiff Airport deal

Yesterday, Carwyn Jones said he's committed to making Cardiff Airport "realise its true potential" Credit: ITV News Wales

The Welsh Conservatives are expected to ask an urgent question today over the Welsh Government's plan to buy Cardiff Airport.

First Minister Carwyn Jones announced the proposals yesterday amid growing concerns about the future of the airport.

The move, which is still subject to negotiations, has been attacked by the owners of the rival Bristol Airport and the Welsh Conservatives.

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