Continuing to Champion the Fight Against Heathrow Expansion

As chair of the All-Party Group, I am building alliances across Parliament. I have set up a powerful new Coalition Against Heathrow Expansion, bringing together all the key campaigners. I will continue to work closely with the Local Authorities in preparation for their historic legal challenge. 

News

Zac’s Speech on Heathrow

In Monday’s debate on Heathrow, the time was restricted by Government and Zac Goldsmith MP was given just 4 minutes to make the case against – before MPs were asked to vote for a third runway. Here is the transcript of the speech he would have given if he had been given the time to do so:

Heathrow: NPS

The Government produced its National Policy Statement this week, paving the way for a third runway at Heathrow airport.

Heathrow Airport Slammed for Dividend Pay-Out

Heathrow shareholders will receive a windfall of over £500 million in dividend payments, despite the airport’s calls for more public money to fund improved road and rail connections as part of its plans for a third runway.

Heathrow APPG

The All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Heathrow Expansion – chaired by Richmond Park and North Kingston MP Zac Goldsmith – sees Members of Parliament and of the House of Lords coming together to scrutinise the case for a third runway at Heathrow.

New Cross-Party MP Group to Oppose Heathrow Expansion

A new All Party Parliamentary Group was launched in Westminster yesterday. The APPG on Heathrow Expansion was set up to bring together MPs opposed to a third runway and examine issues related to the proposed expansion.