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Cleanup cost of Heathrow third runway doubles to £100bn, MPs told

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The cost of abating the carbon impact of a proposed third runway at Heathrow has doubled since parliament approved the idea of expansion, a report presented to MPs suggests. A study by the New Economics Foundation sug...

Passengers face fare rises after 37% hike in Heathrow landing fees

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Flying into Heathrow is likely to cost passengers more from January, after the UK regulator approved a 37% hike in landing charges at the country’s busiest airport. The Civil Aviation Authority has approved an interim...

Quarantined man goes into allergic shock after Heathrow hotel serves nuts

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A businessman who has a severe nut allergy has accused the UK government of endangering his life after he was served nuts and traces of nuts during hotel quarantine after returning from a work trip to South Africa. Ri...

Heathrow reopens separate terminal for red-list arrivals

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Heathrow has reopened a terminal dedicated to processing passengers flying into London from countries on the UK’s Covid red list. Britain’s biggest airport has again turned Terminal 4 into a red-list facility to separ...

Boris Johnson declares £1,800 Heathrow hospitality amid Spanish holiday row

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Another detail of Boris Johnson’s largely-free holiday to southern Spain last month has emerged after the prime minister declared £1,800 of hospitality from Heathrow. The declaration was made in the latest update to t...

Heathrow passenger charges could rise by up to 56% by 2023

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Heathrow will be allowed to raise significantly its landing charges from next summer, the aviation regulator has announced, although it has ruled out the near-doubling of charges proposed by the airport. Airlines reac...

Heathrow passengers delayed for hours after biometric passport gates fail

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Airline passengers reported delays of up to four hours as airports across the UK were hit by a second e-gate technical fault within two weeks. Travellers arriving at Heathrow were forced to either wait in long queues ...

Heathrow wants travel opened up for vaccinated as Covid losses near £3bn

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Heathrow airport has called on the UK government to open up travel for fully vaccinated passengers as it said its losses because of the Covid-19 pandemic had reached almost £3bn. The airport reported a £868m loss for ...

Heathrow and some hospitality in England to retain masks after 19 July

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Heathrow, the Gaucho restaurant chain and the City Pub Group are poised to continue with mask-wearing rules despite government plans to sweep away most safety measures from 19 July. Boris Johnson indicated on Monday t...

Heathrow to open dedicated terminal for ‘red list’ arrivals

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Heathrow is to create a separate terminal for flights coming from “red list” countries, to address concerns over passengers from destinations with high rates of Covid-19 mixing with other travellers in the arrivals ha...

Heathrow: ministers must ‘get a grip’ of customs before 17 May

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Heathrow has urged the government to “get a grip” of immigration and customs control and simplify the measures needed for international arrivals in order to restart mass travel from 17 May, after reporting another qua...

Heathrow slashes passenger forecasts as Covid-19 losses near £2.4bn – business live

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Petulant Heathrow should stop whining about £2.6bn Covid costs

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The owners of Heathrow, who have done very nicely for themselves over the years, have an extraordinary ability to believe the world owes them a living in all circumstances. Take their reaction on Tuesday to the Civil ...

Heathrow boss: UK is ‘too cautious’ on international travel

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Travel industry frustrated by lack of detail from government on 17 May restart after Covid restrictionsThe chief executive of Heathrow airport has accused the government of being “too cautious” over international trav...

TUC and Heathrow call on Sunak for ‘survival support’ for UK aviation

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Move follows accusations chancellor is failing to understand sector’s role and provide promised helpThe Trades Union Congress and Heathrow have called on the government to cover UK airports’ operating costs while trav...