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Lower Thames Crossing submits Environmental Scoping Report to the Planning Inspectorate

Highways England has now submitted an Environmental Scoping Report to the Planning Inspectorate. The report is subject to a consultation process led and managed by the Planning Inspectorate as part of the Development Consent Order (DCO) process. A DCO is a decision-making process for Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects and is how planning permission will be… Continue reading »

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 »

Lower Thames Crossing doomed to fail even on its own terms

Lower Thames Crossing doomed to fail even on its own terms

Lower Thames Crossing doomed to fail even on its own terms, says Green MEP Responding to the news that the Government has approved ‘Option C’ for a new Lower Thames Crossing from Kent to Essex, Keith Taylor, Green Party MEP for the South East and a member of the European Parliament’s Transport Committee, said: This… Continue reading »