Press Articles


WHT Sep 24th Final days




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Flyer- Panshanger Closed




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Flyer - Panshanger holds final event before closure




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WHT Sep 10th Local business support


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WHT  Sep 3rd Labour support




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WHT Aug 27th Revival day (2pt)




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WHT Aug 20th Conservative reposte




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WHT Aug 13th Conservative Petition



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Mercury - Fighting to keep flying



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General Aviation article August 2014




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WHT July 16th closure reaction




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Pilot - Panshanger due to close




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General Aviation article June 2014




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Core Strategy Update


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A step back in time at airfield


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Airfield is an oasis for wildlife



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Derring - do in skies above Panshanger


Planes danced above the skies above WGC in a thrilling display of derring - do Click Here




Playing by the rules - Ian Waller


Popham, Panshanger and Wellesbourne – all well respected, established and favoured destinations that have called on the GA community to help them survive. Click Here




Red Tape Challenge – Grant Shapps


The government welcome the assault on the excessive red tape afflicting the aviation industry. Click Here



How future proof is your flying site – article from General Aviation


Meanwhile there has been a well publicised campaign against Welwyn and Hatfield Council plans to allocate Panshanger Aerodrome as land for 700 houses. Click Here


Next stage for future planning


Four petitions were received relating to proposals to allocate housing for Panshanger Airfield...Read more Click Here





Grant Shapps weighs in on Panshanger Aerodrome housing plan


WELWYN Hatfield’s MP has labelled Panshanger Aerodrome “a community asset that can never be replaced” after it was earmarked for development. Click Here


Campaigners fume over Welwyn Garden City aerodrome housing plans


FEARS an historic aerodrome will be consumed by up to 1,000 new homes Click here


Panshanger housing protest taken to council as deadline looms


FURIOUS residents handed in a petition opposing plans to build hundreds of homes on a historic Welwyn Garden City aerodrome Click Here


VAC supports campaign to save Panshanger


The Vintage Aircraft Club is the latest organisation to voice its support of a campaign to save Panshanger Click Here



Campaign to prevent building on Panshanger


A campaign has been launched to prevent the building of 700 new houses on the site of Panhanger Aerodrome and has been backed by the General Aviation Click Here


Panshanger threatened by housing development


A campaign has been set up to prevent Panshanger Aerodrome from being closed in order to make way for a housing estate Click here