Stansted Airport expansion plans nearing decision date

Stansted airport Credit: ITV News Anglia

Stansted Airport will learn this week if it's been successful in its bid to increase the number of passengers it can handle, by eight million a year.

Uttlesford District Council is due to make a decision on Stansted's planning application on Wednesday (14th November).

But not everyone is convinced with anti-expansion campaigners raising concerns about carbon emissions and noise.

Watch a report by ITV News Anglia's Elodie Harper.