HC Deb 06 November 1970 vol 805 c484W
Mr. Alfred Morris

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if he is aware of the recent increase in noise levels at Manchester Airport; and what action he proposes to take.

Mr. Anthony Grant

I am aware that there has been an increase in activity at Manchester Airport which may have led to some increase in noise disturbance. Action to reduce noise disturbance is a matter for the owners, Manchester Corporation. I understand that they already operate a variety of noise abatement measures and are also considering others.

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