Category Archives: Gravesham

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 »

Tilbury Power Station chimneys to be demolished in controlled explosion

The view from Gravesend across the River Thames will change forever next week when the two tall chimneys at Tilbury Power Station are demolished. The 170m tall chimneys will be brought down simultaneously by controlled explosions next Thursday. Anyone wishing to watch will need to be up early as the demolition is scheduled for 8am. The chimneys have… Continue reading »