Thursday, January 21, 2021

Leeds Bradford Airport

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,...

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves objects to new airport terminal plan

Leeds West MP Rachel Reeves has objected to plans for a £150 million new terminal at Leeds Bradford Airport, saying the proposals 'would significantly...

Leeds Bradford Airport: Public consultation extended

People will be able to comment on controversial plans to build a new £150 million terminal at Leeds Bradford Airport for longer. Leeds City Council...

Open letter: Why it’s important to support Leeds Bradford Airport new terminal plans

Earlier today 90 academics signed an open letter calling on Leeds City Council to block the plans for a new terminal at Leeds Bradford International...

Open letter from Leeds academics – why we’re against Leeds Bradford Airport expansion

90 academics have signed an open letter calling on Leeds City Council to block the plans for a new terminal at Leeds Bradford International...

Leeds Bradford Airport plans ‘don’t make a lot of sense’, claims MP

The MP for Northwest Leeds has criticised plans to revamp Leeds Bradford Airport with a new £150m terminal, writes Richard Beecham. Alex Sobel (Labour) gave...

Campaign groups say no to Leeds-Bradford Airport proposals – business leaders welcome them

Leeds Bradford Airport's £150 million plans to revamp its terminal will have an impact on the whole of the city, including West Leeds. Here,...

Leeds Bradford Airport terminal plans submitted – environmental campaigners object

A detailed planning application for a new £150 million terminal at Leeds Bradford Airport has now been submitted to Leeds City Council for...

Anti-airport expansion group to meet in Kirkstall

A group opposing the expansion of Leeds Bradford Airport will hold its next meeting in Kirkstall. Group for Action on Leeds Bradford Airport (GALBA)...

Comment: Give West Leeds a proper say on airport link road plans

It's been difficult to avoid the media kerfuffle surrounding the much-vaunted plans to increase access to Leeds-Bradford Airport in the north-west of the city...