Junior UK trade minister resigns over plans to expand Heathrow airport

FILE PHOTO: A British Airways passenger plane prepares to land at Terminal 5 at Heathrow Airport in London, Britain, March 28, 2008. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor/File Photo

LONDON (Reuters) – A British trade minister resigned from the government on Thursday to oppose its plans to build a third runway at London’s Heathrow Airport. Greg Hands, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Chelsea and Fulham, which is located under the Heathrow flight path, pledged to his constituents at last year’s general election to […]

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