Campaigners mull legal action after councillors overturn planning committee vote to approve Southampton Airport runway extension

Campaigners have said they are taking legal advice after full council members resolved to approve plans for an extension to Southampton International Airport’s runway, overturning a separate planning committee vote against the application on climate change grounds.

by James Wilmore
A visualisation of the extended runway (pic: AGS Airports)
A visualisation of the extended runway (pic: AGS Airports)

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