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Top UK court overturns block on Heathrow’s third runway

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The UK supreme court has overturned a February judgment that a third runway at Heathrow airport was illegal, reports the Guardian, meaning “the project can now seek planning permission, but the ultimate completion of the runway remains uncertain”.

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Top UK court overturns block on Heathrow’s third runway

Top UK court overturns block on Heathrow’s third runway

The UK supreme court has overturned a February judgment that a third runway at Heathrow airport was illegal, reports the Guardian, meaning “the project can now seek planning permission, but ...

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