CBI urges third runway decision | Briggs & Forrester

CBI urges third runway decision

The Government must take decisive action and support a third runway at Heathrow the Head of one of the UKs biggest business groups will tell business leaders today in London.

The CBI president Paul Drechsler will tell the annual conference today that ministers need to get on with it.

In July the Airports Commission published a report backing a third runway saying it would add £147bn to the economy and 70,000 jobs by 2050.

A final government decision is expected by the end of the year.