Debate: Government defends airport bid

Welsh Government Business Minister Edwina Hart has told AMs that the bid to buy Cardiff Airport is not about ideology or nationalisation for its own sake.

Her Labour colleague Mike Hedgess says the airport worked well and made money when it was in public ownership.


Cardiff Airport questioning

The Welsh Government has been challenged to prove its plan to buy Cardiff Airport will be good use of taxpayers' money. A former senior executive at the airport has told ITV Wales it could take several years for it to become viable and profitable.