Public meeting to discuss Filton Airfield closure

Concorde passes a "Welcome Home" sign after it touches down at Airbus UK's Filton airfield, Bristol, Credit: PA

A public meeting to discuss the impending closure of Filton Airfield will be held tonight [Friday]. It has been organised by the local UKIP branch. Controversy has surrounded its closure since it was announced by BAE Systems last year. The Airfield was the birthplace of Concorde.