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Heathrow statement: Trains not planes

22 November 2007
Responding to the Government’s Heathrow airport expansion consultation launched today, Jason Torrance, the campaigns director at the Campaign for Better Transport [1], said:

"Any plan for future expansion of Heathrow must be abandoned and money instead put into high-speed rail links."

Notes for editors
Campaign for Better Transport is the new name of Transport 2000, which has been securing better transport policy and programmes since 1973.