HC Deb 23 June 1992 vol 210 cc144-5W
Mr. Luff

To ask the President of the Board of Trade if he will make a statement on his Department's policy on the importance of air links between the regions and Heathrow to the local economies concerned; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Sainsbury

My Department recognises the importance air links to London can have for the local economies of the regions. This view is shared by the Department of Transport.