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Tuesday 2 September 2014 12:22 PM

'A catastrophic mistake' is how Adam Afriyie MP described the Airports Commission's decision to rule out building a new airport at the Thames Estuary.

The Windsor MP has criticised the decision after a report published by the commission today concluded that the estuary airport, dubbed 'Boris Island' would have 'substantial disadvantages that collectively outweigh its potential benefits'.

The commission will now


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