Will Heathrow Be Expanded?
There are positives and negatives for expanding Heathrow through a third runway. With mounting pressure on the Prime Minister to make a decision in the coming weeks, a new coalition of 50 politicians has gathered to persuade the Government the green light to a new runway.
The group, mainly from Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland are calling the new runway “our gateway to the world”.
Take a look at the facts below and tell us whether you think the Heathrow expansion should go ahead.