Urinating, defecating, spitting, or continuing to use (or give up) alcohol or other intoxicating substances risks a £1,000 fine as of ten days ago – but only in Brands Hill, the Westfield estate, and Colnbrook.
Colnbrook may find itself more isolated under new proposals released by the Boundary Commission this week. Under its new plan, Chalvey will not be moved to Windsor, while the sprawling Windsor constituency will instead take in territory from Surrey as it is redrawn to straddle county boundaries for the first time.
Local authorities with very bad air quality will be required to deliver initial improvement plans within eight months, according to the Government’s final air quality plan published on Wednesday. But Slough Borough Council has been de-listed following updated NO2 modelling and will apparently escape new measures to force a speedy air quality clean-up.
The Government has today published a summary of responses received in its consultation of its revised plan for tackling roadside nitrogen dioxide emissions. The clear message from respondents was that there is little confidence that the plans will deliver improvements quickly enough, and the Government needs to take a lead rather than placing the burden solely on local authorities.
A new cross-party MP group against the expansion of Heathrow Airport has been launched in Westminster. The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) has been set up to bring together politicians opposing a third runway and scrutinise the issues related to proposed expansion.
Heathrow Airport has opened up a new scheme to offer free noise insulation to a limited number of properties in Colnbrook.
Rival Third Runway scheme proponents, other airports, and airlines have hit out at alternative proposals for Heathrow expansion, raising concerns it could delay expansion and would not resolve a capacity crisis.
Heathrow expansion should commit to offering replacement homes to displaced residents, says hotel tycoon
Surinder Arora, founder and chairman of the Arora hotel group, has called for residents impacted by Heathrow expansion to get a much better deal if a new runway goes ahead.
Colnbrook could be spared under alternative plan for Third Runway – but residents group is not impressed
New proposals for an alternative Third Runway unveiled by the head of the Arora hotel group over the weekend would spare Colnbrook but see neighbouring Sipson bear the brunt of Heathrow’s expansion plans.