Category Archives: Heathrow

DfT tests market on WRATH and Southern Rail Access

The Department for Transport is to hold a series of engagement events to test market interest in funding western and souhern rail links to Heathrow.

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Final WRATH consultation to open

Network Rail is to open a consultation the western rail access to Heathrow Airport (WRATH) plans.

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Arora shows terminal plans

The Arora Group has unveiled its plans for new terminal buildings at London Heathrow Airport, which it says will be a cheaper way of dealing with the increased number of passengers than Heathrow’s own plans.

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Heathrow makes fast start to year

Heathrow has made a record start to 2018 with passengers and trade flowing through Heathrow soaring to record highs.

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Heathrow takes Export Cafe on the road

Heathrow’s most popular food exports – including Scottish shortbread and smoked salmon, Welsh jam, Cornish tea and Northern Ireland drinks – are to be served at Cargo conference Multimodal in a limited edition café promoting the UK’s food exports.

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Heathrow no “walled fortress”

Speakers from Heathrow’s expansion team told a business audience that expansion would bring great economic benefits to the local area, as well as connect the UK to global growth, with Heathrow open to, and an extension of, London.

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Heathrow to start partner search

Heathrow Airport is launching a pitch process to encourage potential commercial development partners to share ideas on how to deliver expansion.

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Heathrow agrees to fund SPG

Heathrow Airport has agreed to fund the Heathrow Strategic Planning Group, a collaborative effort across a number of local authorities.

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UWL opens Heathrow archive exhibition

An exhibition – “Heathrow: The Journey” – focussing on the history of the UK’s busiest airport, has opened at the University of West London’s campus in St Mary’s Road, Ealing.

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Heathrow Southern Rail welcomes Express deal

Heathrow Southern Railway has welcomed the agreement between Heathrow Airport Limited, First Group and the Department for Transport (DfT) for continued operation of the Heathrow Express.

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Heathrow has busiest ever day

Heathrow has posted its 17th consecutive record month, with 6.5 million passengers in March including its busiest departures day ever, with over 136,000 departing passengers travelling on the 30th of March, 2018.

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Heathrow Engineering Apprenticeship

The Heathrow Engineering Apprenticeships scheme is open for applications.

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Arora picks Grade

The Arora Group has appointed Lord Grade as Chair of its London Heathrow Airport Expansion Advisory Board.

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Aerotel heads for Heathrow

Plaza Premium Group will soon bring Aerotel, an international airport transit hotel brand, to Heathrow.

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Larnaca connection restored

Cobalt Air, Cyprus’ largest airline, has started a new daily service between Heathrow and Larnaca, re-establishing an important link last served by the former Cyprus Airways in 2015.

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Chair appointed for CEB

Rachel Cerfontyne has been appointed chair of the Heathrow Community Engagement Board.

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R3 consultation moves to next phase

The next phase of planning for Heathrow expansion is set to commence following the end of the first round of the Airport’s community consultation.

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Heathrow Express service preserved

The Heathrow Express rail service has been preserved to at least 2028 under a new agreement.

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Heathrow Hub keeps pushing

The leader of the Heathrow Hub bid to expand the Airport has written to the Financial Times to highlight what he desribes as “the perverse regulatory incentives which caused Heathrow Airport’s shareholders to veto our cheaper, simpler, quieter scheme for … Continue reading

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Triple Heathrow let for SEGRO

Over 250,000 sq ft has been let across two estates in SEGRO’s Greater London portfolio close to Heathrow Airport.

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