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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 »

Lower Thames Crossing: New two-mile tunnel beneath River Thames to M25 announced by Government

Lower Thames Crossing: New two-mile tunnel beneath River Thames to M25 announced by Government

It’s back in the news…   A two-mile road tunnel beneath the River Thames has been announced by the Government.  Transport Secretary Chris Grayling revealed on Wednesday morning the preferred option for a new route to ease congestion at the Dartford Crossing. Highways England had said in January last year that it supported the tunnel… Continue reading »