Imagine, for a moment, that you and your partner bought a home on a road leading to an industrial estate. Trucks rumble and roar back and forth on the road both day and night. It’s not ideal, but it was one of the factors you considered before buying the house. Nobody could say you’re happy […]
Current airport operations in Australia are built on a breathtakingly simple—and ridiculous—proposition: that it’s “fair” that we should suffer aircraft noise “equally”. It’s a wonderful piece of logical sleight-of-hand to suggest that it’s somehow fair and egalitarian for a particular heavy industry to be allowed to spread noise pollution over all Brisbane suburbs “equally”. That’s not the only illusion we’re being asked to believe, however. […]
Letter requesting help from the Honourable Trevor Evans, MP, regarding new and excessive aircraft noise over Teneriffe.