Saturday, April 17, 2021

Leeds Bradford Airport

Leeds Bradford Airport terminal plans delayed by Robert Jenrick

Controversial £150 million plans for a new terminal extension at Leeds Bradford Airport have  been delayed to give Communities Secretary Robert Jenrick further time...

New Leeds Bradford Airport terminal receives green light, as environmentalists warn of legal action

Words: Richard Beecham, Local Democracy Reporter Leeds Bradford Airport is one step closer to its £150m rebuild, after a tense meeting of council planning chiefs...

Airport supporters write to government in support of new terminal – as climate campaigners demand call in

Supporters of the Leeds Bradford Airport (LBA) replacement terminal development have written to Secretary of State calling for the plans to be approved. Members of...

Readers’ Letters: ‘Don’t leave us with an airport that nobody wants to use’

Dear Sir; As a 41-year-old who has spent all my life living in Leeds, I am today writing to you ahead of the final...

Leeds Bradford Airport terminal recommended for final approval – but old building could remain standing

Words: Richard Beecham Local Democracy Reporter & John Baron A new document has revealed Leeds Bradford Airport may not be able to demolish its old...

Climate scientist calls for legal challenge to Leeds Bradford Airport decision

Words: Richard Beecham, local democracy reporter A Leeds climate scientist has added to growing calls for a legal challenge against the £150m expansion of Leeds...

Council approves new Leeds Bradford Airport terminal in principle

Words: John Baron and Richard Beecham Councillors this evening voted to approve £150 million plans to build a new terminal at Leeds Bradford Airport. The plans...

Leeds Bradford Airport; A guide to ‘D-Day’ for terminal plans

Words: Richard Beecham, Local Democracy Reporter This week, one of Leeds’s biggest and most controversial planning applications in decades is set to go before council...

Planning experts recommend Leeds Bradford Airport terminal plans are approved

By Richard Beecham, local democracy reporter Plans for a multi-million pound rebuild of Leeds Bradford Airport should be approved by Leeds City Council decision-makers, a...

What will 2021 bring for Leeds-Bradford Airport?

Words: Richard Beecham One of Leeds’s top transport experts believes controversial plans to expand Leeds Bradford Airport WILL be approved next year – but remains...

Planning chiefs clash over Leeds Bradford Airport plans

Council members have clashed over plans to expand Leeds Bradford Airport, as the issue is fast-becoming one of the most contentious planning disputes in...

Leeds Bradford Airport plans would ‘affect schools and poor areas’, young campaigners claim

Young climate change activists have sent an open letter pleading with Leeds City Council not to approve £150m plans to revamp Leeds Bradford Airport,...