Heathrow 3rd Runway Appeals

17, 18, 22, 23, 24 & 25th October 2019

The London Boroughs of Hillingdon, Wandsworth, Richmond-Upon-Thames, Hammersmith & Fulham, The Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead, and Greenpeace Ltd v The Secretary of State for Transport & others

Heathrow Hub Ltd & Runway Innovations Ltd v The Secretary of State for Transport & others

Plan B Earth Ltd v The Secretary of State for Transport & others

Friends of the Earth Ltd v The Secretary of State for Transport & others

Heathrow is the busiest two-runway airport in the world, full to capacity with further, unfulfilled demand. Whether its capacity should be expanded by constructing a third runway has been a long-standing question of national importance and acute political controversy. These claims challenge the Government policy of supporting such expansion.

Click here for Lower Court Judgments:

https://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Admin/2019/1070.html

https://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Admin/2019/1069.html

NOTE:  DUE TO A TECHNICAL ISSUE THE FIRST 30 MINUTES OF DAY 1 PART 1 WAS NOT STREAMED.  WE ARE ATTEMPTING TO RETRIEVE THE RECORDING AND HOPE THIS ISSUE WILL BE RESOLVED IN DUE COURSE.

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