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At our open meeting in Penshurst on November 1st, we asked all those attending to write to their councillors (at all levels) to strongly suggest they stepped in urgently to stop Gatwick's devastating twin-track expansion plans (intensifying existing runway use & bringing emergency runway into regular use).
Someone from Leigh, (Kent) a strong and constant supporter of all we have tried to do over the years, did exactly that, writing to the Leader of Kent County Council, and above is the reply from Roger Gough (used with permission).
"The impacts of Gatwick's current single runway configuration are already unacceptable in terms of their impact on communities under and near the flightpath. A potential increase of these impacts on local communities would be unacceptable."
I said at that meeting that I truly believed Gatwick could be stopped with your help.
KCC have provided the foundation. With our coalition of nearly all groups around Gatwick under the 'Gatwick's Big Enough' banner, I am more resolved than ever that we can be successful. Especially as our funding has now reached some £15,000.
Thank you, modest, resourceful and wonderful person from Leigh.
Gatwick Obviously Not
December 11th 2019
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