Recent Activity against Heathrow Airport expansion

October 2017 - ‘The future of UK aviation: A call for evidence on a new strategy’


West London FoE response


May 2017 - Consultation on Draft Airports National Policy Statement:

new runway capacity and infrastructure at airports in the South East of England


West London FoE response


13 June 2016 -Heathrow two trial (Plane Stupid Trial)


Quite a while ago a couple of activists “defaced” posters by Heathrow Airport

which made claims about the economic benefits of a third runway.


For their heinous crime of defacing a couple of posters they faced trial by jury!

Or perhaps the real crime is disputing bogus claims about economic benefits.


After extensive delays, the trial started on Monday 13 June.


Nic Ferriday was invited to provide evidence which he duly did. But

the Crown Prosecution Service claimed that the evidence was irrelevant

and the magistrate prevented it from being discussed. 


18 January 2016  - Heathrow two trial (Plane Stupid Trial)

The people versus pollution - Pollution won


At the trial Nic Ferriday and others (including John McDonnell MP) were asked to be “expert witnesses”. 


But the magistrate, Ms Wright, may rule that she does not want to hear from expert witnesses.


Read the expert witness statement that the court may not be allowed to hear.

4 December 2015 - Heathrow campaigners demonstrate in Acton


Dr. Onkar Sahota, member of the London Assembly for Ealing and Hillingdon and Julian Bell, leader of Ealing Council joined members of HACAN (Heathrow Association for the Control of Aircraft Noise) in front of Morrisons in Acton to protest proposals for

a third runway at Heathrow.

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21 November 2015

We joined protesters against the proposed 3rd runway at Heathrow Airport

19 Oct 2015 - Heathrow campaigners park plane outside Downing St ...


... to mark the 6th anniversary of the Prime Minister's "No Ifs, No Buts, No 3rd Runway" speech where he promised "No ifs; no buts; there will be no third runway".


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