Columbia Threadneedle Investments propose to develop nearly 100 acres of land north of the runway at Stansted Airport. The project calls for the transformation of the site into a hub for e-commerce, life sciences, technology and logistic firms. In so doing they expect to create 5,000 jobs.

The company have set up a website — — where you can learn more about the project and provide feedback on the proposals. Comments can be left until Sunday, Oct 31.

There will also be a webinar on Tuesday, Oct 26 at 6.30pm. At it, you can hear from Columbia Threadneedle’s project team and ask them questions.

If you are interested in joining this session, you need to register your attendance at