Heathrow expansion would be disastrous for wildlife, campaigners say

Noise and pollution would threaten thousands of animals in Richmond Park, group says

The impact of thousands of newly routed flights over Richmond Park has been almost completely ignored in Heathrow airport’s environmental impact report on the third runway, campaigners have said.

As the consultation on Heathrow expansion approached closure on Friday, environmental campaigners said the effect of the expansion on the biodiversity, tranquility and environment on the park had yet to be properly addressed.

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Gary Neville criticises PM after fan accused of racism at Manchester derby
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Andy Ruiz Jr apologises to coach and father for not training for Anthony Joshua rematch
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Wladimir Klitschko congratulates Anthony Joshua following victory over Andy Ruiz
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Andre Ward's scathing assessment of Andy Ruiz Jr after defeat by Anthony Joshua
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Donald Trump moans about having to flush the toilet 15 times instead of once
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