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

Richard Briers digs the Airplot

We've been busy building an allotment on the Airplot, and today Richard Briers came to help us open it and declare the third runway plans "...
Posted by christian - 12 May, 2009 - 17:51 -

Richard Briers digs in to help stop the third runway

"This new runway is just such a daft idea. It's obvious to everyone who digs a garden that the climate is already changing, and things are set to get...
Posted by christian - 12 May, 2009 - 12:40 -

Beyond the 'boys in the boats'

Cathy is our director of supporter development - making sure we have money and taking good care of our supporters - and is next up in the blog relay, a...
Posted by tracy - 5 May, 2009 - 15:05 -

Business trashes runway as BAA profits tank

Terminal decline? Photo: CC James Cridland "I think the chances of a third runway being built are extremely remote now - I wouldn't want to say it's...
Posted by christian - 5 May, 2009 - 14:50 -

Leeds Bradford expansion grounded

A plane takes off over Leeds. But plans to expand the airport have been sucessfully challenged by campaigners. Airport expansion to be given the go-...
Posted by christian - 17 April, 2009 - 12:56 -

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