Last edited 29 November 2010 at 12:00pm

Climate-wrecking plans for a third runway at Heathrow airport have been axed. In a huge victory in the fight for genuine action against catastrophic climate change, the coalition government has cancelled the project. Which means that Airplot, the piece of land slap bang in the middle of the proposed third runway site at Heathrow and collectively owned by tens of thousands of people from around the world, probably won't now be needed.

Campaign updates

An open letter to the Heathrow 13 from Emma Thompson and Alastair McGowan

Dear Heathrow 13,As long-standing opponents of a third runway at Heathrow, we want to express our support and solidarity to you all. Recently, hardly a...
Posted by alice.hunter - 24 February, 2016 - 10:48

What happened to the Airplot?

There's a story on the Guardian website today which has thrown up questions about what happened to the land that we bought some years ago to block plans for a...
Posted by sgelmini - 25 June, 2015 - 17:18
Greenpeace activists climb onto the top of a plane at London Heathrow Airport

Osborne's assault on our environment

The Cabinet reshuffle could unleash an unprecedented assault on our environment. It’s time mainstream politicians put their differences aside and worked...
Posted by Richardg - 6 September, 2012 - 12:46 -

Top 10 things we need to see in the budget to solve our energy problems

The government will present the budget on Wednesday and motorists are hoping George Osborne will make fuel cheaper for them as energy prices soar. While this...
Posted by tracy.frauzel - 21 March, 2011 - 20:10 -

Slideshow: highlights from the 3rd runway campaign

The battle over a 3rd runway for Heathrow became an iconic struggle between those of us who know the climate change threat is deadly serious, and those...
Posted by jossc - 16 June, 2010 - 10:17

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