'The project is now dead': Reaction as Heathrow third runway is ruled unlawful

Campaigners have won a Court of Appeal ruling over controversial plans for a third runway at Heathrow Airport on environmental grounds.

  • Ray Puddifoot, leader of Hillingdon Council

  • John McDonnell, Shadow Chancellor

  • Nadine Houghton, national officer of the GMB union

  • Sadiq Khan, Mayor of London

  • Paul McGuinness, chairs the No 3rd Runway Coalition

  • John Stewart, chair of anti-expansion group Hacan

  • Tanya Steele, chief executive of the WWF

  • Tim Alderslade, chief executive of Airlines UK

  • Gareth Roberts, leader of Richmond Council

  • Will Rundle, head of legal at Friends of the Earth

  • Cait Hewitt, Aviation Environment Federation deputy director

  • John Sauven, executive director of Greenpeace UK