Lives and livelihoods could be affected in different ways across the country by the Heathrow Airport expansion, ITV News Consumer Editor Chris Choi reports.
Nearly 800 homes are threatened by demolition and much of the village of Harmondsworth could end up under the tarmac of the third runway.
Resident Eilish Stone said: "I find it absolutely insulting that people think they can come in bulldoze our home, bulldoze our villages and we are just happy to take the money and run."
But it is also claimed the new runway will boost the UK economy by £211 billion and create 77,000 jobs.
Tory MPs are taking lumps out of each other on Heathrow, grammar schools and - above all - the true meaning of Brexit.
Environmentalist Goldsmith called the move "catastrophic" - and announced he will now stand as an independent in protest.
The expansion of the London airport will affect the whole of the UK, with more domestic routes, while impacting air fares and house prices.