Heathrow Airport

Friday, September 13, 2019

Friday, September 13, 2019

Heathrow drone protest: Eleven arrests made

Heathrow drone protest: Eleven arrests made

Activists are flying toy drones in the airport's 3.1 mile exclusion zone in an effort to ground flights.

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Heathrow drone protest 'will not be tolerated', say police

Heathrow drone protest 'will not be tolerated', say police

Climate change activists have announced plans to fly toy drones at the busy airport tomorrow in an effort to ground flights.

Monday, September 9, 2019

Monday, September 9, 2019

British Airways pilots' strike causes mass cancellations

British Airways pilots' strike causes mass cancellations

British Airways pilots are embarking on two days of industrial action in a row over wages, causing more than 1,700 flights to be cancelled.

Friday, July 5, 2019

Friday, July 5, 2019

Extinction Rebellion to vote on Heathrow drone shutdown

Extinction Rebellion to vote on Heathrow drone shutdown

The protest group will carry out “day after day” of disruptive protests if members vote in favour of flying drones at Heathrow Airport.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Heathrow to install ‘cutting-edge’ tech to speed-up security

Heathrow to install ‘cutting-edge’ tech to speed-up security

Passengers at Heathrow airport could soon be able to keep liquids and laptops inside their cabin baggage while going through security, thanks to the installation of new scanners.

Friday, May 31, 2019

Friday, May 31, 2019

Extinction Rebellion

Heathrow Airport slams 'reckless' drone protest plans

Heathrow Airport slams 'reckless' drone protest plans

A spokesperson said plans by climate change activists to fly drones at the airport could "endanger lives".

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Extinction Rebellion

Extinction Rebellion activists plan drone disruption at Heathrow

Extinction Rebellion activists plan drone disruption at Heathrow

Climate change protesters are planning to disrupt flights at Heathrow Airport with drones in protest at a planned third runway.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Heathrow

Chris Grayling urges campaigners to stop delaying Heathrow expansion

Chris Grayling urges campaigners to stop delaying Heathrow expansion

The transport secretary said the expansion of the airport was "vital" and will provide a "massive economic boost" to the UK.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Chris Grayling denies plans for emergency no-deal Brexit freight services to carry food and medicines

Chris Grayling denies plans for emergency no-deal Brexit freight services to carry food and medicines

Chris Grayling denies plans for emergency no-deal Brexit freight services

Chris Grayling has denied reports that his department is preparing to lay on emergency freight services across Kent in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Man who filmed Heathrow’s suspected drone: ‘No one else seemed to be bothered’

Man who filmed Heathrow’s suspected drone: ‘No one else seemed to be bothered’

Man who filmed Heathrow’s suspected drone: ‘No one else seemed to be bothered’

Matt Charter, the man who captured footage of the suspected drone at Heathrow airport, has said that “no one else seemed to be bothered” about the possible sighting.

Commuter captures 'Heathrow drone' on camera

Commuter captures 'Heathrow drone' on camera

Commuter captures 'Heathrow drone' on camera

A man on his way home from work filmed an object in the sky he claims is the drone that grounded flights at Heathrow on Tuesday

Military assisting after drone sighted at Heathrow Airport

Military assisting after drone sighted at Heathrow Airport

Military assisting after drone sighted at Heathrow Airport

The military has been called to Heathrow Airport, and the Metropolitan Police have launched a criminal investigation after a drone sighting halted flights

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Flights grounded at Heathrow airport over reports of drone sighting

Flights grounded at Heathrow airport over reports of drone sighting

Flights grounded at Heathrow airport over reports of drone sighting

Heathrow airport has halted departures on Tuesday afternoon after reports of a drone sighting.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Heathrow expansion

Legal battle against Heathrow expansion plans reaches High Court

Legal battle against Heathrow expansion reaches High Court

A joint legal battle against plans to build a third runway at Heathrow Airport will be heard at the High Court.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Government votes in favour of Heathrow expansion

Government votes in favour of Heathrow expansion

Government votes in favour of Heathrow expansion

The government voted for the expansion with a majority of 296, but opponents warn of 'human cost'

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Cabinet to make Heathrow third runway decision

Cabinet to make Heathrow third runway decision

The divisive issue is on the agenda as Prime Minister Theresa May chairs a meeting of ministers on the Cabinet's economic sub-committee.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Heathrow apologises after 'white-skinned pigs' discriminate against Chinese duty-free shoppers

Heathrow apologises to Chinese students after being labelled 'white-skinned pigs'

Heathrow apologises to Chinese students after being labelled 'white pigs'

Chinese shoppers were asked to pay more than other shoppers in order to gain a voucher

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Anti-expansion group vows "tough proposals" to reduce impacts of third runway at Heathrow

Heathrow third runway: Anti-expansion group vows "tough proposals" to reduce impacts of third runway

Group vows "tough proposals" to reduce impacts of third Heathrow runway

John Stewart, the chairman of Hacan, said his group would be planning a tough series of plans at a public consultation on the third runway

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

Hundreds of flights grounded due to bad weather

Storm Caroline: 50,000 British Airways passengers stranded after severe weather causes cancellations and diversions

'50,000 British Airways passengers left stranded' after Storm Caroline chaos

After extreme weather over the weekend, hundreds of planes and airports have been affected by the snow and ice.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Virgin Atlantic plane damaged after Egyptair flight clips it on runway

Virgin Atlantic plane damaged after Egyptair flight clips it on runway

Virgin Atlantic plane damaged after Egyptair flight clips it on runway

The incident took place at John F Kennedy Airport in New York City

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

All three men were caught as the result of an investigation by the Met’s Flying Squad

Slough gang who faked £7 million robbery jailed for 23 years

Gang who faked £7 million robbery jailed for 23 years

Gang left one of its members tied up on the motorway

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Michael Harrington exploited his position to steal £80,000

Police detective admits stealing £80,000 from outbound travellers at Heathrow Airport

Police detective admits stealing £80,000 from travellers at Heathrow Airport

Michael Harrington kept the money for himself rather than storing it

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Police arrest woman at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence

Police arrest woman at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence

Police arrest woman at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of terror offence

The 22-year-old had just arrived on a flight from Turkey

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Yahya Faroukh - what we know so far about the Parsons Green suspect

Yahya Faroukh - what we know so far about the Parsons Green suspect

Yahya Faroukh - what we know so far about the Parsons Green suspect

The 21-year-old Syrian refugee has been arrested on suspicion of being involved in the Parsons Green bombing

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Heathrow Terminal 3 evacuated following fire alarm

Heathrow Terminal 3 evacuated following fire alarm

Heathrow Terminal 3 evacuated following fire alarm

No confirmation of cause of evacuation as yet

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

'It feels like a Banana Republic' - Twitter users air fury at Heathrow Airport over baggage system failure

'It feels like a Banana Republic' - Passengers vent fury at Heathrow Airport over baggage system failure

Passengers vent fury at Heathrow Airport over baggage system failure

The airport had a failure this morning which brought chaos to passengers flying from Terminals 3 and 5

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

Manchester Arena: police arrest man at Heathrow airport suspected of terror offences

Manchester Arena: police arrest man at Heathrow airport suspected of terror offences

Police arrest man at Heathrow airport suspected of terror offences

The terror offences the 38-year-old is suspected of relate to the bombing of Manchester Arena

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

'British Airways has lost customer loyalty as customers have been shown to be worthless', says travel journalist

'British Airways meltdown tells customers their loyalty is worthless', says stranded journalist

'British Airways meltdown tells customers their loyalty is worthless'

Travel journalist David Gordon tells Carole Malone lack of communication from British Airways has been a big problem

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Theresa May has promised consultations on all manner of issue

Theresa May and her many consultations

Theresa May and her many consultations

The Prime Minister has said she will consult the public on social care - but critics might suggest this is her answer for everything

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Flights from Heathrow Terminal 3 suspended over 'security issue'

Flights from Heathrow Terminal 3 suspended over 'security issue'

Flights from Heathrow Terminal 3 suspended over 'security issue'

All flights have been suspended, more information to follow

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Zac Goldsmith selected as Tory party election candidate for Richmond Park seat

Zac Goldsmith selected as Tory party election candidate for Richmond Park seat

Zac Goldsmith selected as Tory party election candidate for Richmond Park seat

The former MP resigned from the party after Heathrow Airport was selected for expansion last year

Monday, February 27, 2017

Monday, February 27, 2017

Laser attacks at Heathrow Airport increase

Laser attacks at Heathrow Airport increase

Laser attacks at Heathrow Airport increase

New figures show laser attacks on aircraft using Heathrow Airport rose by a quarter last year, which can be very dangerous

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

 Scotland Yard says man's been charged with fraud after Pakistan International Airlines plane is given RAF escort to Stansted Airport

Man charged with fraud after Pakistan International Airlines plane given RAF escort to Stansted Airport

Man charged with fraud after plane given RAF escort to Stansted

52-year-old Khalid Baqa was on the Pakistan International Airlines plane which was given an RAF escort to the Essex airport and arrested after landing

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

Freezing fog causes travel chaos as passengers face flight cancellations and delays

Freezing fog causes travel chaos as passengers face flight cancellations and delays

Freezing fog causes travel chaos as passengers face flight cancellations

Fog has caused travel disruption across the south of England, as thousands are facing flight cancellations and delays

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Man arrested at Heathrow airport on suspicion of terror offences

Man arrested at Heathrow airport on suspicion of terror offences

Man arrested at Heathrow airport on suspicion of terror offences

A man has been arrested at Heathrow Airport on suspicion of a terror offence, according to Scotland Yard, he is currently in police custody

Friday, December 23, 2016

Friday, December 23, 2016

'It was very strange indeed but also quite exciting' - The three passengers who got a British Airways flight to themselves

The three passengers who got an entire BA flight to themselves tell talkRADIO: 'Any more champagne and we'd have been struggling'

Meet the passengers who got a British Airways flight to themselves

Three women were the only passengers on a British Airways flight from from Gibraltar to Heathrow on Saturday, as passengers who had arrived earlier had been squeezed on to an earlier flight

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

22-year-old arrested at Heathrow on suspicion of preparing for terrorist acts

22-year-old arrested at Heathrow on suspicion of preparing for terrorist acts

22-year-old arrested at Heathrow on suspicion of preparing for terrorist acts

Counter-terrorism officers made the arrest last Friday

Friday, November 25, 2016

Friday, November 25, 2016

Nurse faces suspension for concealing Pauline Cafferkey's temperature at Heathrow Airport in 2014

Nurse faces suspension for concealing temperature to avoid ebola scare

Nurse faces suspension for concealing temperature to avoid ebola scare

Misconduct charges against Donna Wood were proven after a panel found she'd put a lower temperature down on Cafferkey's screening form after she arrived back from West Africa

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Forget John Lewis - People absolutely love the Heathrow Airport Christmas advert

Forget John Lewis - People absolutely love the Heathrow Airport Christmas advert

Forget John Lewis - People love the Heathrow Christmas advert

The advert, called Coming Home For Christmas, has generated a massive outpouring of love on Twitter

Drone in near-miss with Heathrow-bound plane above the Shard

Drone in near-miss with Heathrow-bound plane above the Shard

Drone in near-miss with Heathrow-bound plane above the Shard

The A320 aircraft and the drone came within 20 metres of each other at a height of 4,900 feet

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Zac Goldsmith spotted campaigning with a pro-Heathrow Conservative MP

Zac Goldsmith spotted campaigning with pro-Heathrow Tory MP

Zac Goldsmith spotted campaigning with pro-Heathrow Tory MP

The former MP resigned his Richmond Park seat in protest at the government's decision to expand Heathrow last year

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016

UKIP won't field a candidate for Richmond Park by-election

Zac Goldsmith Heathrow resignation: UKIP won't contest Richmond Park by-election

UKIP won't field a candidate for Richmond Park Zac Goldsmith by-election

A spokesperson for UKIP has announced that they won't be fielding a candidate for the Richmond Park by-eletion, and have asked their supporters to vote for Zac Goldsmith

Theresa May was badly advised on 'absurd' Heathrow expansion following government figures revelation, says former transport minister Steve Norris

Theresa May was badly advised on 'absurd' Heathrow expansion, says former transport minister Steve Norris

May was badly advised on 'absurd' Heathrow idea, says former transport minister

Steve Norris made the claims after new figures showed the govenrment may have exaggerated the financial case for Heathrow

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Zac Goldsmith: 'The whole thing in quite a big way is about him trying to restore his reputation', says the Guardian's London commentator

Zac Goldsmith Heathow resignation is an attempt to restore his reputation, says Guardian journalist

Zac Goldsmith Heathrow resignation 'is an attempt to restore his reputation'

Zac Goldsmith has announced his resignation after the government approved plans to create a new third runway at Heathrow airport

Julia on Zac Goldsmith Heathrow resignation: 'Principles are easy when you've got £200m in the bank'

Julia on Zac Goldsmith Heathrow resignation: 'Principles are easy when you've got £200m in the bank'

Julia on Zac Goldsmith: 'Principles are easy when you've got £200m in the bank'

Julia had a fiesty debate with the Tory leader of Richmond Council in the wake of the Heathrow airport decision yesterday

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Technology, blinds and the M25 - Find out more about the third runway at Heathrow

Technology, blinds and the M25 - Find out more about the third runway at Heathrow

Technology, blinds and the M25 - The third runway at Heathrow

Jon Holmes finds out more about the planned third runway at Heathrow Airport

Zac Goldsmith resigns over the Heathrow airport expansion

Zac Goldsmith resigns over the Heathrow airport expansion - reports

Zac Goldsmith resigns over the Heathrow airport expansion - reports

It has been reported that Zac Goldsmith has resigned over the decision to expand Heathrow airport

Government confirms third Heathrow runway

Government confirms third Heathrow runway

Government confirms third Heathrow runway

Announcement made ahead of schedule after various outlets had reported that Heathrow was likely to win battle with Gatwick

LISTEN Heathrow expansion will still be blocked, vows campaigner

LISTEN Heathrow expansion will still be blocked, vows campaigner

Peter Willen was speaking to talkRADIO ahead of government's airport decision

Airport expansion - decision on Heathrow or Gatwick to be made today

Government expected to announce Heathrow expansion later today

Government expected to announce Heathrow expansion later today

The final decision is to be announced at around 12.30pm following a Cabinet meeting.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

'Theresa May is not afraid to make a decision on Heathrow expansion', despite putting off a vote until next year

LISTEN MP Kwasi Kwarteng says Theresa May will solve Heathrow issue - unlike 'hypocrite' David Cameron

MP Kwasi Kwarteng calls David Cameron a hypocrite over Heathrow expansion

Kwarteng defended Mrs May after criticism over her announcement that a vote on Heathrow expansion won't take place until next year

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Great Britain's Paralympic athletes have returned home (Getty)

In photos: GB Paralympians given hero's welcome as they arrive back in the UK

In photos: GB Paralympians given hero's welcome as they arrive back in the UK

Great Britain's Paralympic athletes have returned home, and were greeted by fans, family and friends at the airport

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

Airport expansion: Boris Johnson "right for all the wrong reasons" to dismiss Heathrow

Airport expansion: Boris Johnson 'right for all the wrong reasons' to dismiss Heathrow

Boris Johnson 'right for all the wrong reasons' to dismiss Heathrow expansion

Aviation expert Julian Bray highlighted the reasons why Gatwick airport needs to be expanded

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey cleared of misconduct

The Scottish nurse had been accused of concealing her temperature upon her return from Sierra Leone during the Ebola crisis

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey facing disciplinary hearing over alleged misconduct

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey facing disciplinary hearing for 'hiding symptoms'

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey facing disciplinary hearing for 'hiding symptoms'

The Scottish medical worker was infected with the deadly virus while working in Sierra Leone in 2014 and is accused of hiding her condition from medical staff

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