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Zac Goldsmith hosts Public Meeting with Heathrow Ltd

Zac Goldsmith MP has chaired a public meeting in which Richmond residents had the opportunity to put their many concerns about night flights, the threat of Heathrow expansion, and the ongoing Operational Freedom Trials to senior decision makers at Heathrow Ltd (formerly BAA).

No Ifs, No Buts, We Need a Decision on Heathrow Now

The Prime Minister presumably believes we face a critical shortage of airport capacity in London. Why else would he signal a possible U-turn on what was a headline pre-election promise?

Zac to Host Heathrow Public Meeting

Zac Goldsmith, MP for Richmond Park and North Kingston has organised a special public meeting to discuss Heathrow and related issues, on Wednesday 21st November, at 8.00pm, Duke Street Church, Richmond, TW9 1DH.

Zac welcomes Government’s ruling out of mixed mode

In a reply to a Parliamentary Question from Zac Goldsmith, MP for Richmond Park and North Kingston, the new Aviation Minister Simon Burns MP confirms that the Government remains committed to runway alternation at Heathrow airport and will not be reviving the plans for mixed mode considered by the

Zac asks Chancellor to confirm position on Heathrow

Zac Goldsmith (Richmond Park) (Con): 
We are told by the Government that we
urgently need more airport capacity, so could the Chancellor explain why his
only policy on the issue is to commit the Government to doing nothing at all

Rumours of a By-Election

Following national media speculation, I have been asked to comment on rumours that I have agreed a plan to trigger a by-election in Richmond and North Kingston to make way for a return of Boris Johnson to Parliament.