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A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity about to be Squandered?

    It is becoming increasingly clear that Medway Council’s Rochester Airport Masterplan supported by Kelly Tolhurst and Medway Conservative Councillors is terminally sick and possibly the biggest travesty  perpetrated on the people of  Medway in recent times. Our campaign from the outset has been to put the people of Medway first in demanding rightful consultation

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Could Medway Council’s Rochester Airport Masterplan Cost Your Life?

Resident’s Safety Ignored? Since 1980 there have been 40 reported incidents/accidents (some fatal) at Rochester Airport. Eighteen have happened since 2000 when Rochester Airport limited was formed. The accidents are all associated with light aircraft and helicopters using the airfield. Rochester Airport’s safety record is far from unblemished. A review of incidents/accidents reported to the

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£4 million Down the Drain?

A Major Financial cost to the community. The Rochester Airport Master Plan requires Medway Council to spend £4 million! No specific costs for the proposed alterations of the airport are mentioned in the Masterplan exhibition material or local mailings – and so nobody knows exactly what our ratepayer’s money will be spent on!. A review

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The Road to Nowhere?

Environmental impact to the local area A paved runway will permit significantly heavier aircraft to use the Rochester airport. The picture shows a typical aircraft that could be regularly flying in and out of Rochester Airport for taxi or cargo purposes. The short takeoff and landing aircraft would be easily capable of  lifting off fully

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Who are we and why are we opposing Medway Council’s Rochester Airport Master Plan?

Hello everyone, We are a group of local residents who are worried about the Medway Council’s Rochester Airport Master Plan. Most of us have lived in the area for 50 years or more and we have seen Rochester Airport gradually diminish in size and become surrounded by more and more houses and schools over the

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