Philip Hammond has become the first Cabinet minister to call publicly for expansion at Gatwick to solve the aviation crisis in the South-East.
The Defence Secretary strongly rejected expansion at Heathrow — but also ruled out a four-runway hub at Stansted and what he called the “fanciful” Boris Island idea.
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The centenarian was entertained by a singer at her party, and seemingly by the antics of the Mayor too. The Mayor was entertaining and lovely and posed for several photos, as well as pretending to drop his tea on the floor,” said Wendy Gibbs, the home’s manager.
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A depressed Ashford pensioner killed after being hit by a train had admitted to a psychologist he suffered from suicidal thoughts two days before he died, an inquest heard.
Hamish Miller, of Wellington Road, died at Ashford station on May 14 after being hit by a high-speed freight train at about 2pm.