Category Archives: Dartford

Business leaders get insight into Lower Thames Crossing

Business leaders get insight into Lower Thames Crossing amid claims residents are ‘left in the dark’ Fresh calls have been made for work to progress on the Lower Thames Crossing site in the Gravesham countryside. Business leaders from the Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce, which backed Option C, a bored tunnel from Gravesham into Thurrock, met… Continue reading »

Dartford Crossing campaign: response

Proposals to ban oversized and hazardous goods vehicles from the Dartford Tunnel have been condemned as impractical by haulage groups. A campaign launched by freight boss Andrew Baxter called for certain lorries to be forced to go around the M25 to end delays caused by convoys which have to escort them from Kent to Essex. He said… Continue reading »

Dartford Crossing campaign

Dartford Crossing campaign: Ban oversized and hazardous lorries says Europa Worldwide boss Oversized and hazardous goods lorries should be banned from using the Dartford Crossing in a bid to reduce traffic jams, a prominent haulage company boss has claimed. Instead, these vehicles should be sent the other way around the M25 to get to their… Continue reading »