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Heathrow Airport: Tourism

Volume 488: debated on Monday 2 March 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what assessment he has made of the implications of the Government’s proposals to develop Heathrow Airport on tourism to the UK. (259242)

No specific assessment has been carried out. However, the response from the tourism travel sector to the decision by the Department for Transport to approve the development of a third runway for Heathrow airport has been broadly positive.