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    1. October 3, 2014

      Colin Matthews: No Man’s Land – review

      The crackly sound of songs and marches on first world war recordings haunts Colin Matthews’s song-cycle No Man’s Land. To...

    2. May 8, 2014

      Heathrow names John Holland-Kaye as next chief executive

      Heathrow Airport has appointed its development director, John Holland-Kaye, as its new chief executive, to take up the fight...

    1. April 17, 2014

      Third runway would lead to lower air fares, says Heathrow

      Heathrow airport says the cost of an average air fare would fall sharply if it had a third runway, according to research...

    2. April 11, 2014

      Heathrow faces losing top international passenger slot to Dubai

      Heathrow is losing its top slot as the world’s busiest international passenger hub to Dubai, which the airport says...

    3. February 24, 2014

      Heathrow lifted by long-haul flights

      Heathrow attracted a record number of passengers last year, helping the UK’s largest airport swing back into profit....

    4. January 13, 2014

      Heathrow passenger numbers rise 3% to 72.3m

      The number of passengers passing through Heathrow rose 3 per cent to 72.3m last year. The figures highlight how the capacity...

    5. January 10, 2014

      UK regulator CAA and Heathrow airport collide over charges

      Regulators have put themselves on a collision course with Heathrow by proposing the charges paid by airlines should be cut...

    6. January 9, 2014

      BBCSO/Sakari Oramo, Barbican, London – review

      Musical inspiration comes in two basic forms – the ideas themselves and the technical skill to develop them. The composers...

    7. October 21, 2013

      Heathrow attacks CAA over landing charges even as profits soar

      Heathrow on Monday raised its profit target for 2013, as Europe’s busiest hub airport warned that its shareholders were...

    8. September 27, 2013

      Heathrow hits back over Gatwick expansion plan

      Heathrow has launched a withering attack on Gatwick, accusing the West Sussex airport of endangering UK competitiveness by...

    9. August 11, 2013

      Cut in flight levies threatens plan for third runway

      Heathrow’s shareholders will be reluctant to support the construction of a third runway at the hub if the industry regulator...

    10. August 11, 2013

      Heathrow chief on front foot in expansion campaign

      He would not put it this way, but Colin Matthews, chief executive of Heathrow airport, is in a much better place than he was...

    11. July 24, 2013

      Heathrow warns that CAA is putting £3bn investment plans at risk

      Heathrow warned on Wednesday that its shareholders would not be willing to proceed with plans to invest £3bn in the airport...

    12. July 17, 2013

      Heathrow makes its case for expansion

      The battle of ideas about how to solve the UK’s hub capacity crisis was joined on Wednesday by Heathrow airport which set...

    13. July 10, 2013

      UK aviation chiefs demand action to solve airport capacity crunch

      The UK aviation industry united on Wednesday to demand action to solve southeast England’s impending airport capacity...

    14. June 25, 2013

      Qatari fund raises concern over Heathrow levy plan

      Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund, the second largest shareholder in Heathrow, has raised concern over a plan by UK aviation...

    15. June 13, 2013

      Heathrow favours ‘phased’ approach to runway growth

      The operator of Heathrow airport has ruled out moving away from its existing site, as it examines the case for building a...

    16. May 30, 2013

      Heathrow airport plans to identify noisiest airlines

      Heathrow is planning to name and shame the noisiest airlines operating in and out of the airport, as part of the hub’s...

    17. January 8, 2013

      PLG Young Artists, Purcell Room, London

      For the second year in a row, the Park Lane Group’s Young Artists series has been as much a composer forum as a showcase for...

    18. December 27, 2012

      Appeal of regional airports lures investors

      When Carwyn Jones, the Welsh first minister, announced last week that his government was proposing to renationalise Cardiff...

    19. November 15, 2012

      Heathrow steps up demand for new runways

      Heathrow intensified its campaign for new runways on Thursday by claiming the UK will lose out on trade worth £14bn this...

    20. November 13, 2012

      Hebrides Ensemble, Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow

      Hot on the heels of English Touring Opera’s revival of The Lighthouse comes another Peter Maxwell Davies exhumation – Eight...

    21. October 15, 2012

      BAA leaves baggage behind

      For Colin Matthews, chief executive of the airport group formerly known as BAA, the decision to drop the umbrella company’s...

    22. October 15, 2012

      BAA to rebrand itself as Heathrow

      BAA has decided to change its name to Heathrow, in a move that the company says represents a break with its past and...

    23. July 31, 2012

      Payment scheme likely if Heathrow grows

      BAA, Heathrow’s owner, expects that a noise compensation regime will be needed if a third runway at the airport is given the...

    24. July 31, 2012

      Foster plan to fund new airport rejected

      The owners of British Airways and Heathrow airport have denounced the funding plan for a new hub in the Thames estuary...

    25. July 25, 2012

      BAA revenue rises ahead of Olympics

      BAA declared itself satisfied with Heathrow airport’s handling of the Olympic Games, as the company reported a 9 per cent...

    26. May 15, 2012

      Collins joins queue to criticise May

      Theresa May has been plunged into yet more embarrassment over immigration queues at UK airports after the actress Joan...

    27. April 25, 2012

      Pension charges take toll on BAA

      BAA, owner of London’s Heathrow airport, reported an increased pre-tax loss for the first quarter primarily because of...

    28. April 18, 2012

      Minister rejects calls for third Heathrow runway

      The aviation minister on Wednesday strongly rejected calls from business to allow Heathrow airport’s expansion, saying...

    29. April 18, 2012

      Gatwick sets sights on fresh markets

      Gatwick is seeking to become the UK’s main gateway to emerging markets, and is well placed to do so because it does not...

    30. April 11, 2012

      MP warns of Olympic chaos at Heathrow

      Heathrow is at risk of chaos during the Olympics if the UK Border Agency does not provide sufficient staffing for the high...

    31. March 16, 2012

      Nash Inventions, Wigmore Hall, London

      The firebrands have become the establishment. Wasn’t it always so? There was a time when Harrison Birtwistle, Alexander...

    32. March 4, 2012

      BAA signals legal action over Heathrow

      Ministers are heading for a legal showdown with BAA, Heathrow’s owner, should the government continue to rule out allowing a...

    33. February 22, 2012

      BAA urges rethink over Heathrow runway

      BAA reported a reduced loss for 2011 as it claimed progress with its efforts to persuade the government to reconsider the...

    34. January 31, 2012

      BAA signals end to Stansted runway hopes

      BAA has signalled it has abandoned its hopes of building a second runway at Stansted airport after its chief executive...

    35. November 30, 2011

      Border staff action fails to hit travellers

      Fears of long delays at UK airports due to strike action by immigration officers proved unfounded on Wednesday as passengers...

    36. November 4, 2011

      Foster adds weight to island airport plan

      The skies over Surrey’s stockbroker belt may well be cleaner and greener because of the decision to deny Heathrow its third...

    37. October 26, 2011

      BAA losses narrow to £147m

      BAA reported performance broadly in line with expectations in the third quarter, despite worsening global economic...

    38. October 19, 2011

      BAA decides to sell Edinburgh airport

      BAA has unveiled plans to sell Edinburgh airport, as stipulated by regulators to reduce its dominance, writes Andrew Parker....

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