Anti-Heathrow campaigner wins ‘top green’ accolade
media monitor Transport activists were not strongly represented in The Independent on Sunday’s list of the 100 most influential ‘greens’ but aviation campaigner John Stewart did take the number one spot. Rik Thomas reports
By Rik Thomas
"Britain’s most successful transport campaigner has come top of the first comprehensive list of the country's most effective greens,” The Independent on Sunday reported on 12 October, announcing a special ‘greenlist’ supplement. “The little-known John Stewart, who leads the onslaught against a third runway at Heathrow, soundly beats far more high-profile figures – from Jonathan Porritt to Zac Goldsmith, from Sir David Attenborough to Prince Charles...