Wednesday, February 20, 2008

End of Consultation Rally

London City Airport Campaigners - please don't forget the effect that any expansion at Heathrow will have on you in East and South East London, but also to support the rest of those affected by the madness of aviation expansion, please show your objection by attending:

Stop Heathrow Expansion

End-of-Consultation Rally
Central Hall, Westminster
corner of Tothill St and Storey’s Gate (Westminster and St James’s Park tube stations)

25th February 2008, 7pm
The rally to come to! It is a great chance to show the breadth of opposition there is to the expansion proposals. Bring yourself! No charge! Bring your friends!

Be part of the thousands of voices saying ‘No’!

A wide range of speakers! Live Music! Campaign videos!

We have now arranged for a Lobby of Parliament for the same day – click here
Stop Press: Nick Clegg, the leader of the Liberal Democrats, will speak at the Rally

Speakers already confirmed include:
Mark Lynas, climate change specialist and author of three books on the subject
Peter Ainsworth MP, Shadow Secretary of State for the Environment
Caroline Lucas MEP, Principal Speaker for the Green Party
John McDonnell MP, Labour MP for Hayes and Harlington
Brian Paddick, Liberal Democrat candidate for London Mayor
Councillor Barbara Reid, Hounslow Council cabinet member, representing the 2M group of local authorities
Leo Murray, Plane Stupid
Geraldine Nicholson, Chair No Third Runway Action Group
John Stewart, Chair HACAN

Chair of the event: Baroness Jenny Tonge