More State Aid for Under-taxed Aviation Industry

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE More State Aid for Under-taxed Aviation Industry  Birmingham Friends of the Earth reacted with dismay today to the announcement that state aid is being provided to subsidise the building of the runway extension at Birmingham...

Tax cuts for the most under-taxed??!!

I was amazed to find Jerry Blackett calling for airport taxes to be cut in the Birmingham Post on March 14. How unfortunate it is that at a time when people are losing their jobs and facing tax rises on everyday items he should be defending the already under-taxed...

Open letter to councillors at Birmingham City Council

Re: Birmingham Airport runway extension and funding relocation of A45 Dear Councillor,In this time of financial cost-cutting measures when front-line staff face losing their jobs, we understand that Birmingham City Council is proposing to inject a large sum of money...