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Former airport boss Richard Gooding closed down his long-serving charity last weekend - but not before handing over a £20,000 cheque to the Richard House Children's Hospice.
Gooding, until recently London City Airport's chief executive, called an end to the REG Charitable Trust at his 65th birthday party last weekend.
It was prize time for volunteers from City and Canary Wharf companies at East London Business Alliance's Employee Volunteer Awards.
The biggest winner was Paul Stebbings from Tate & Lyle, who was named individual volunteer of the year and overall volunteer of the year for his work with Stratford Circus.
• 3,500 new homes could be in line for sound insulation.
• Air quality standards have been maintained.
• LCY 'an integral part' of Royal Docks development.
• Noise campaigners should join consultative committee
London City Airport is keeping a close eye on the Mayor's proposals for a four runway super hub in the south east.
Boris Johnson unveiled a report to business leaders this week that said it was essential to increase air travel for the capital to compete with other leading European cities.
City Airport's first fun day away from the airfield attracted more than 20,000 visitors last weekend.
The annual event was moved to Thames Barrier Park due to fears over numbers exceeding the airport's capacity after attendance figures had grown from 15,000 in 2007 to 25,000 last year.