In March this year, Leeds City Council declared a climate emergency and committed itself to reducing net carbon emissions to zero by 2030. Despite this, the council continues to support a second terminal at Leeds Bradford airport and the airport’s plan to double passenger numbers by 2030.
if this concerns you, you can if you wish, sign this petition, and attend a lobby of the council that’s been organised by Extinction Rebellion. The lobby will take place at the Civic Hall at 12.15pm on Wednesday 11th September. It precedes a deputation to the council by residents about the same issue.